All Posts Tagged With "homeopathic"

Homeopaths Respond to CBC Marketplace

Homeopaths Respond to CBC Marketplace

11 December 2014 by Kim Hebert

On Friday, 28 November 2014, CBC Marketplace aired an episode (which I recommend watching before reading this) in which they sent parents and their babies to homeopaths for vaccine advice. They were exploring whether homeopaths were one of the sources of misinformation scaring concerned parents away from vaccines. (Note: This article is not about the […]

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Posted in Alternative Medicine, British Columbia, Conspiracy Theories, Health, Ontario, Pseudoscience, Vaccines3 Comments

Canada Speaks: This Week in Skepticism

Canada Speaks: This Week in Skepticism

20 January 2011 by Scott Gavura

It’s been quite a week for critical thinking and science advocacy in Canada! First off, if you didn’t catch the CBC Marketplace Cure or Con episode, check out Kim’s review and go watch it now.

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Evidence Check: Bryce Wylde’s 21 Favourite Papers

Evidence Check: Bryce Wylde’s 21 Favourite Papers

23 August 2010 by Kim Hebert

A few weeks ago, I wrote an article critical of Bryce Wylde’s appearance on Canada AM where he indicated that homeopathic treatments were of benefit for cuts, bruises, burns, and bug bites. Mr. Wylde responded in the comments section of that post (leading to further discussion here) where he provided a list of his “favourite […]

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Posted in Alternative Medicine, Canada, Health, Ontario33 Comments