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# Homeopathy

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Ad which claimed homeopathy treatment helped children with autism overcome symptoms banned
The Advertising Standards Authority of Ireland (ASAI) made the ruling against Almond Homeopathy this week.
29 hospitalised after taking hallucinogenic drug at homeopathy conference
Some patients were suffering from breathing problems and delusions.
Two charged with murder after death of woman injected with oxygen in 'naturopathic' treatment
A 74-year-old woman went into seizures and died of an air embolism after undergoing the bogus “Octozone” treatment.
Echinacea shouldn’t be given to children under 12, says Medicines Board
Following a review of echincea’s safety and effectiveness, the IMB is advising against children using it.
Read Me: The year’s best opinion pieces from
Thought-provoking, moving, controversial: Our pick of the top ten Read Mes from 2011.
Top 10 stories that got you talking in 2011
Alternative medicine, the Gaza flotilla and same-sex marriages – these are the stories that sparked the most debate in 2011.
Top 10 stories you shared on Facebook in 2011
Pizza is a vegetable, a pet rescue in the Liffey and the tragedy of one young woman’s lonely death – some of the stories you most wanted to share with your Facebook friends.
The Daily Fix: Thursday
Tough jail sentences for looters, Republican election hopefuls gear up for debate in the US, €50,000 on urinals for men caught short in Dublin, and U2 featuring… Jedward?
Column: Homeopathy isn’t just useless – in the wrong hands it’s dangerous
Homeopathy is based on discredited claims, but it makes a lot of money, writes science blogger David Robert Grimes.
Sceptic offers $1 million to anyone who can prove homeopathy works
An American sceptic has launched a campaign against homeopathic medicines – saying if anyone can prove they work he will hand them $1 million.