Why would some say that Alternative Medicine is not "evidence" based?

Answer When I started visiting YA, I noticed "not evidence based" was brought up a lot to attack alternative medicine, and given the context of the term and how it was used, I assumed the term was mostly ... Read More »

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Why do some people use the ALTERNATIVE MEDICINE category to constantly defame any alternative medicine answers?

The attitude of some people here who believe that others have no capacity to judge for themselves is quite condescending.I have the ability to discern thus I am not afraid to look at any informatio... Read More »

What is evidence-based medicine?

Evidence-based medicine, a core tenet of the current practice of medicine, calls for the use of scientific data to make decisions about patient care. It does not, however, rely on science alone.Fou... Read More »

Who invented evidence based practice in medicine?

Evidence-based practice focuses on experimentation, observation and analysis of diseases and symptoms for optimum patient care and prevention. This medical philosophy was invented by Archie Cochran... Read More »

Is it concerning that some Medical Schools in the USA are advocating Alternative "Medicine"?

Most medical students are not being taught outright acceptance of pseudoscience; rather, they are being taught to be open minded in the interest of patient satisfaction. Bear in mind that the popu... Read More »