Homeopathy and other alternatives to medicine.
Could they possibly work, and how much are we taxpayers contributing to their spread and support?
- First, how do we know anything? What is epistemology?
- Special science needed for testing medicines and treatments.
- The political origin of CAM in the USA.
- Evidence based medicine cf science based.
- What is the scientific evidence for homeopathy and acupuncture?
- Public spending on tertiary education for CAM focusing on homeopathy, acupuncture and chiropractic
- Public spending on ACC for CAM
- What could our Ministries of Education and Education do better?
- What could our politicians do now Jacinda has made a strong commitment to evidence?
Date: Sunday 27 September, 6.00pm.
Location: Lake Hawea Community Centre
Discussion Leader: Jonathon Harper