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Rigorous studies of homeopathy are a bit like gold dust; they are so rare that we see perhaps only one or two per year. It is th ..

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.@zeno001 @urban_healing Let's be clear. @EdzardErnst was not involved in that trial. Title says Phase 3 trial!

Free full text of recent study on a complex homeopathic product for side-effects of chemotherapy: no appreciable...

In Bad Science @bengoldacre demands a "Fair Trial" for Homeopathy. (randomized, double-blind, vs placebo) Here's one:

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2 IE 15%
3 CA 10%
4 AU 5%
4 US 5%
Unknown 25%
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Unknown 91%
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Medicine 8 66%
Biological Sciences 3 25%
Psychology 1 8%
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Student (Bachelor) 3 25%
Student (Master) 2 16%
Librarian 1 8%
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Other 1 8%
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