What is folk medicine?

Answer Folk medicine refers to purported solutions to medical problems and ailments with legend and custom in lieu of licensed, professional medicine. People who practice folk medicine are sometimes calle... Read More »

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Question regarding folk medicine?

I can't explain it, but I have seen it listed here and there. I have a variety of websites and books that I look at about folk remedies and such. Your mention of it perked my curiosity so I looked ... Read More »

How to Remedy Hemorrhoids With Simple Folk Medicine?

Make your own large easyer to use version of Hemorrhoidal Pads with Witch hazel to help soothe and shrink the hemorrhoids. Works like magic. Witch hazel has been used by Native Americans for its an... Read More »

Why do so many folk give conventional medical answers to questions about Alternative medicine?

Well to be honest, they are paid to do so my friend and to play Skeptics or to use it correctly Pseudo Skeptics, its kind of nice to see people working so very hard for their wages, isn't it Mike. ... Read More »

Is western medicine just applied statistics What then is alternative medicine?

Statistics is the powerful tool used to cut through masses of data and decide whether product A is responsible for effect X or whether that effect is down purely to chance. It can also show whether... Read More »