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Homeopathy vet witch-hunt

15 November 2017 at 12:23

Homeopathy vet witch-hunt

A witch-hunt has been conducted on an unprecedented scale in the profession. This has been aided by the support on social media of some Past Presidents of the RCVS and BVA, RCVS Council members and by the profession’s media chiefs. It is time for it to stop. It discredits those making and supporting the attacks on colleagues, discredits the profession and, by disseminating false conclusions to the media, adds to the growing and damaging public distrust of science and of our profession.


Statement of the British Association of Homeopathic Veterinary Surgeons in response to the RCVS Statement of 3rd November 2017 as regards Complementary and Alternative Medicines
We are deeply disappointed that the Royal College of Veterinary Surgeons (RCVS) has chosen to step outside its remit and make such an ill-considered and misinformed statement regarding Complementary and Alternative Medicines (CAM) in general, and Homeopathy in particular.

The RCVS mission statement is “Setting, upholding and advancing the educational, ethical and clinical standards of Veterinary Surgeons and Veterinary Nurses”In making this statement on CAM the RCVS fails its mission on so many levels, but in particular when one considers ethics.

The RCVS failed to consult at all with stakeholders actually involved in CAM, despite representations to be so consulted, before considering and issuing their statement. This failure is contrary to the usual manner in which the RCVS conducts itself.
It is commonly accepted that it is not the role of a regulator to seek to influence clinical judgement nor to resolve differences of scientific opinion. The RCVS has stated many times that it does not get involved. Yet the current RCVS Council has seemingly, willingly, allowed itself to be seduced by a belief-based irresponsible diatribe from a vocal minority into a precedent-setting restriction of the clinical freedoms the profession has always enjoyed. In doing so it has ignored advice from its own advising committees and it has embarked on a course that will stifle future innovation, research and evolution of new treatment modalities.

Read the full statement text:
http://www.bahvs.com/rcvs-statement/


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Russell Crowe, Belinda Carlisle and Chris Evans

03 October 2017 at 11:55

Russell Crowe, Belinda Carlisle & Chris Evans talk holistic medicine on BBC Radio 2 Russell Crowe uses Yoga, Belinda Carlisle uses Chanting, Chris Evans uses Acupuncture. Chris says: ... [ read more ]

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Irrefutable evidence in Homeopathy

26 January 2017 at 10:30

Prof Wambersie's words on the work of Prof Hahn regarding the value of metaanalyses in homeopathy Comments and thoughts after reading ‘ Homeopathy: Meta-Analyses of Pooled Clinical Data ... [ read more ]

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How alternative medicine cured our precious pets:

16 December 2016 at 15:25

These doting owners swear homeopathy, reiki and aromatherapy transformed the lives of their pets. Sceptical? Read their stories and judge for yourself.   When Ruth Owen was given the ... [ read more ]

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Evidence Based Homeopathy:

17 October 2016 at 16:54

There is actually much more clinical and basic sciences evidence for homeopathy than most people realize. A leading 2014 review of clinical research in homeopathy confirmed that four of five of ... [ read more ]

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I've been a homeopathic vet for 40 years, so how can I be seen as a fraud?

18 July 2016 at 16:20

Cedric can’t explain how he is feeling. Nor can he say whether his new arthritis treatment is working. In fact, Cedric can’t talk at all. That’s because he is a horse.   ... [ read more ]

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Arlene Phillips Celebrates Homeopathy

22 January 2016 at 11:52

Arlene Phillips Celebrates Homeopathy Arlene Phillips, CBE, choreographer, Strictly Come Dancing star and former dancer, celebrated homeopathy on the red carpet last night at the National ... [ read more ]

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Arlene Phillips Attends NTAs in a living dress

21 January 2016 at 16:21

Strictly Come Dancing star Arlene Phillips walked the red carpet last night at the National Television Awards wearing a “living” dress decorated with real flowers that are all used for ... [ read more ]

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EU market for homeopathic and anthroposophic medicines grows by over 6% a year

05 January 2016 at 12:55

The market for homeopathic and anthroposophic medicinal products in the EU is growing by 6.5% a year according to new figures from ECHAMP. It is now valued at €1.24 billion per year; this ... [ read more ]

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New behind the scenes video from Michelle Collins photoshoot

10 December 2015 at 13:00

New behind the scenes video from Michelle Collins’ photoshoot   British actress Michelle Collins, best known for her roles in EastEnders and Coronation Street, worked with us on the ... [ read more ]

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NHS seek views on Homeopathy services in Liverpool

09 December 2015 at 10:56

NHS seek views on Homeopathy services in Liverpool     We want to hear what people think about the provision of homeopathy services in the City. Homeopathy is a 'treatment' based ... [ read more ]

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Should homeopathy be blacklisted in general practice?

23 November 2015 at 15:10

I have not prescribed them myself but I know of many GPs and patients who find homeopathic preparations helpful, especially in clinical areas where there is no satisfactory conventional treatment. ... [ read more ]

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So how DO you look as classy as Katie at 45?

22 October 2015 at 11:08

So how DO you look as classy as Katie at 45? ALISON BOSHOFF examines how radio presenter manages to hold back the years with her endless legs and lithe physique     She topped the ... [ read more ]

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Warts: Treating Them with Homeopathy

30 July 2015 at 10:06

Warts appear in all shapes and sizes. Caused by the human papilloma virus (HPV), they are highly contagious and while they can appear in anyone of any age, they are more likely to bother children ... [ read more ]

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Latest findings in homeopathy research to be presented in Rome

28 May 2015 at 10:04

          Latest findings in homeopathy research to be presented in Rome   London, 27 th May 2015 :  Over 250 scientists from 39 ... [ read more ]

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An Expert Guide To Treating ADHD With Homeopathy

17 January 2015 at 09:50

I would always look for a natural non-toxic solution to my health before turning to my GP, especially if I am not in imminent danger and I have time to consider my options and try other treatments. ... [ read more ]

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New Course - Homeopathy First Aid for Pets

05 December 2014 at 12:40

Learn the basics of homeopathic first aid prescribing for pets, animals and farm from the comfort of your own home. Take care of  your pets and animals health when they most need it. Course ... [ read more ]

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5 Best Homeopathic medicines for Migraine

07 November 2014 at 10:52

Migraine is a form of headache. The pain is usually throbbing, pulsating and bursting in character. At times, the pain is one sided or may involve the whole head. Such pain may last for hours or ... [ read more ]

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Homeopathy the best answer to asthma

11 October 2014 at 10:47

Prevalence of asthma 100-150 million people around the globe are suffering from asthma according to World Health Organization (WHO). 15-20 million asthmatics are there in India. Worldwide ... [ read more ]

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Join us for this rare opportunity to see Massimo in the UK!

01 October 2014 at 09:40

Places are limited, so we advise you book early!   This year The School of Homeopathy is proud to present Dr Massimo Mangialavori, who will be sharing his love of the Mushrooms Remedies ... [ read more ]

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Multiple Health Problems Improve with Homeopathy Barry's Story

12 September 2014 at 11:35

Barry’s story shows the wide-spread changes that can happen when a remedy is chosen for the patient’s overall symptom complex rather than just a few isolated or separate symptoms. In ... [ read more ]

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Treating plants with homeopathy

27 August 2014 at 10:06

Treating plants with homeopathy Julian Jonas was confronted by a problem – his tomatoes had blight. Three days after spraying with a homeopathic remedy, the problem was gone. He says, ... [ read more ]

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More must be done to cut unnecessary antibiotic prescriptions

05 August 2014 at 12:13

Worst-performing GP surgeries hand out twice as many drugs for coughs and colds, finds Public Health England and UCL More must be done to curb unnecessary prescribing of antibiotics, experts ... [ read more ]

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Homeopathic healing: The stars who swear by alternative medicine

28 July 2014 at 15:53

Many celebrities and top athletes have a homeopath on speed dial and here some of them share their stories While many don’t believe it even works, more than 10 million ­people in the UK ... [ read more ]

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Michelle Collins reveals her way of conquering nerves and stress

17 July 2014 at 09:50

Coronation Street's Michelle Collins reveals her secret way of conquering nerves and stress Michelle has told how she uses homeopathy to cope with nerves and stress ahead of acting in big scenes. ... [ read more ]

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Call to update Homeopathy at Wikipedia

09 July 2014 at 12:43

As you may be aware that the Wikipedia information page on Homeopathy does not represent the true definition of the homeopathic system of medicine (Click here for Wiki page)  Rather than ... [ read more ]

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Homeopathy Plus News

02 July 2014 at 09:46

Homeopathy Plus News 1. Reversing Autism with Homeopathy 2. Homeopathy for Autism FAQs 3. Homeopathic protocol used for brain tumours 4. A dog's life: Molly's mange, eczema and lack of ... [ read more ]

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The Snooks have arrived for Homeopathy Awareness Week!

14 June 2014 at 11:29

The Snooks have arrived for Homeopathy Awareness Week! Watch the fun animations and learn about homeopathy. www.youtube.com/user/FindaHomeopath This year the Snooks launch Homeopathy Awareness ... [ read more ]

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ABC Radio National - Is Complementary medicine a waste of money ?

02 June 2014 at 17:13

The medical research body has begun a series of reviews into the effectiveness of complementary medicines. So far the NHMRC has looked at homeopathy and its verdict is that there is 'no reliable ... [ read more ]

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Homeopathy and the threat of endarkenment

01 May 2014 at 14:29

BY JEROME BURNE Recently a post of mine describing attacks on homeopathy as “batty and arrogant” that I wrote last year was retweeted. This meant that again homeopathy’s ... [ read more ]

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Find the Right Homeopath for You

10 February 2014 at 09:38

We only have one body, so naturally we don't want to mess it up. When it comes to dealing with health problems, most people are cautious, sticking to what is proven, trusted and true. But with the ... [ read more ]

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Dr Sara Eames Argues the Case for Homeopathy on the NHS

16 October 2013 at 09:32

The Health Secretary Jeremy Hunt told the BBC that he does not support homeopathy, choosing instead to "follow what the scientific evidence says". But Homeopathy has its coutless supporters, who ... [ read more ]

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Homeopathy Clinic Open Day and Low Cost Children's Clinic

10 September 2013 at 09:39

  Saturday 10am to 2pm!  14th Sept · 12th Oct 9th Nov ·  14th Dec · Free healthcare advice for all Free coffee & refreshments · Low ... [ read more ]

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Prince Charles in NHS Homeopathy Row

12 August 2013 at 09:37

Prince Charles has secretly lobbied the Health Secretary to back discredited homeopathic medicines. The Prince and Jeremy Hunt – both strong supporters of alternative therapies – held a ... [ read more ]

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Complementary and Alternative Medicine: an emerging resource for EU healthcare systems?

29 July 2013 at 11:05

There is agreement the EU facing a growing health crisis. An aging population, rising levels of chronic diseases such as cancer, diabetes and heart disease, mental ill-health and anti-microbial ... [ read more ]

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Just One Drop - A Video about Homeopathy

09 January 2013 at 10:27

This thought-provoking film, featuring Miranda Castro, explores different viewpoints and experiences of Homeopathic treatment. To view the video please select the link below: ... [ read more ]

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