Edzard Ernst http://edzardernst.com MD, PhD, FMedSci, FSB, FRCP, FRCPEd Wed, 22 Oct 2014 09:05:11 +0000 en-US hourly 1 Are they happily selling you bogus remedies? Respond like Mark Twain! http://edzardernst.com/2014/10/are-they-happily-selling-you-bogus-remedies-respond-like-mark-twain/ http://edzardernst.com/2014/10/are-they-happily-selling-you-bogus-remedies-respond-like-mark-twain/#comments Wed, 22 Oct 2014 08:42:21 +0000 http://edzardernst.com/?p=4186 http://edzardernst.com/2014/10/are-they-happily-selling-you-bogus-remedies-respond-like-mark-twain/feed/ 2 Homeopathy works for animals – so it can’t be a placebo! http://edzardernst.com/2014/10/homeopathy-works-for-animals-so-it-cant-be-a-placebo/ http://edzardernst.com/2014/10/homeopathy-works-for-animals-so-it-cant-be-a-placebo/#comments Mon, 20 Oct 2014 08:54:17 +0000 http://edzardernst.com/?p=4176 http://edzardernst.com/2014/10/homeopathy-works-for-animals-so-it-cant-be-a-placebo/feed/ 6 Fish oil might reduce the risk of suffering from rheumatoid arthritis http://edzardernst.com/2014/10/fish-oil-might-reduce-the-risk-of-suffering-from-rheumatoid-arthritis/ http://edzardernst.com/2014/10/fish-oil-might-reduce-the-risk-of-suffering-from-rheumatoid-arthritis/#comments Sat, 18 Oct 2014 09:01:04 +0000 http://edzardernst.com/?p=4064 http://edzardernst.com/2014/10/fish-oil-might-reduce-the-risk-of-suffering-from-rheumatoid-arthritis/feed/ 3 Tory MP David Tredinnick: “perhaps the worst example of scientific illiteracy in government.” But is he also a liar? http://edzardernst.com/2014/10/tory-mp-david-tredinnick-perhaps-the-worst-example-of-scientific-illiteracy-in-government-but-is-he-also-a-liar/ http://edzardernst.com/2014/10/tory-mp-david-tredinnick-perhaps-the-worst-example-of-scientific-illiteracy-in-government-but-is-he-also-a-liar/#comments Thu, 16 Oct 2014 09:15:41 +0000 http://edzardernst.com/?p=4147 http://edzardernst.com/2014/10/tory-mp-david-tredinnick-perhaps-the-worst-example-of-scientific-illiteracy-in-government-but-is-he-also-a-liar/feed/ 9 Teething problems in homeopathy’s wonderland? http://edzardernst.com/2014/10/teething-problems-in-homeopathys-wonderland/ http://edzardernst.com/2014/10/teething-problems-in-homeopathys-wonderland/#comments Wed, 15 Oct 2014 09:52:56 +0000 http://edzardernst.com/?p=4028 http://edzardernst.com/2014/10/teething-problems-in-homeopathys-wonderland/feed/ 7 Today is the second anniversary of my blog! http://edzardernst.com/2014/10/today-is-the-second-anniverary-of-my-blog/ http://edzardernst.com/2014/10/today-is-the-second-anniverary-of-my-blog/#comments Tue, 14 Oct 2014 08:26:03 +0000 http://edzardernst.com/?p=4079 http://edzardernst.com/2014/10/today-is-the-second-anniverary-of-my-blog/feed/ 15 New evidence on the risks of acupuncture http://edzardernst.com/2014/10/new-evidence-on-the-risks-of-acupuncture/ http://edzardernst.com/2014/10/new-evidence-on-the-risks-of-acupuncture/#comments Mon, 13 Oct 2014 09:26:29 +0000 http://edzardernst.com/?p=4118 http://edzardernst.com/2014/10/new-evidence-on-the-risks-of-acupuncture/feed/ 45 Beware of the ‘new-born holists’ http://edzardernst.com/2014/10/the-disgraceful-abduction-of-holism/ http://edzardernst.com/2014/10/the-disgraceful-abduction-of-holism/#comments Sun, 12 Oct 2014 09:45:48 +0000 http://edzardernst.com/?p=4084 http://edzardernst.com/2014/10/the-disgraceful-abduction-of-holism/feed/ 3 Healing, hype or harm? http://edzardernst.com/2014/10/healing-hype-or-harm/ http://edzardernst.com/2014/10/healing-hype-or-harm/#comments Sat, 11 Oct 2014 10:24:41 +0000 http://edzardernst.com/?p=4111 http://edzardernst.com/2014/10/healing-hype-or-harm/feed/ 3 Homeopathic medicines: another one hits the dust http://edzardernst.com/2014/10/homeopathic-medicines-another-one-hits-the-dust/ http://edzardernst.com/2014/10/homeopathic-medicines-another-one-hits-the-dust/#comments Fri, 10 Oct 2014 15:59:53 +0000 http://edzardernst.com/?p=4104 http://edzardernst.com/2014/10/homeopathic-medicines-another-one-hits-the-dust/feed/ 3