*Chiropractic controversy and criticism

The AMA created the Committee on Quackery "to contain and eliminate chiropractic." Using the Committee on Quackery, efforts ... Quackery not only harms people, it undermines the scientific enterprise and should be actively opposed by every scientist." In ... It is the sheerest quackery, and those who profess to teach it make their appeal to the cupidity of the ignorant. Its practice ... In its early days, the accusation of quackery was voiced in a 1913 editorial in the Journal of the American Medical Association ...

*Quackery

... is most often used to denote the peddling of the "cure-alls" described above. Quackery continues even today; it can be ... While quackery is often aimed at the aged or chronically ill, it can be aimed at all age groups, including teens, and the FDA ... Quackery at Curlie (based on DMOZ) Medline Plus - entry on Health Fraud How to Spot Health Fraud Article from the Food and Drug ... "Quackery is the promotion of false and unproven health schemes for a profit. It is rooted in the traditions of the marketplace ...

*Radioactive quackery

... is quackery that improperly promotes radioactivity as a therapy for illnesses. Unlike radiotherapy, which ... History of radiation therapy Shoe-fitting fluoroscope Electrical quackery Snake oil Quackery Magnet therapy Eben Byers Gray, ... is the scientifically sound use of radiation for the destruction of cells (usually cancer cells), quackery involving ...

*Celia Farber

A New York Times op-ed written by scientists described Farber's article as promoting "deadly quackery" for denying the " ... Moore, John; Nicoli Nattrass (June 4, 2006). "Deadly Quackery". New York Times. Retrieved December 14, 2013. Beckerman, Gal. " ...

*Spirituality

53-58 Sheremer, Michael (2005). "Quantum Quackery". Scientific American. 292: 34. doi:10.1038/scientificamerican0105-34. ...

*Benjamin Brandreth

King, Dan (1858). Quackery Unmasked. New York: D. Clapp. pp. 295-296. Young, James (1961). The Toadstool Millionaires: A Social ...

*William Bates (physician)

Russell S. Worrall OD; Jacob Nevyas; Stephen Barrett MD (September 12, 2007). "Eye-Related Quackery". Quackwatch. Retrieved ...

*World Chiropractic Alliance

They say chiropractic is dangerous ... that it's quackery ... that it should never be used for children ... that it should be ...

*Psychograph

"The Psychograph". Museum of Quackery. Retrieved October 9, 2011. Nelson, Sue & Hollingham, Richard (2004). How to clone the ...

*Anthroposophic medicine

"Rudolf Steiner's Quackery". QuackWatch. Retrieved 10 September 2012. Paul A. Offit (2011). Deadly Choices: How the Anti-Vaccine ... and quackery. Co-founders of anthroposophic medicine The first steps towards an anthroposophic approach to medicine were made ... "pure quackery", and said that it "has no basis in science". According to Quackwatch, anthroposophical medicine practitioners ... Oncology invoked Ben Goldacre's observation that a geographical preference for certain therapies was a hallmark of quackery, ...

*Eurythmy

"Rudolf Steiner's Quackery". QuackWatch. Retrieved 10 September 2012. Heusser, Peter; Kienle, Gunver Sophia (2009). " ... "pure quackery". According to the precepts of anthroposophic medicine, a human has four aspects which need to be treated: spirit ...

*Vision therapy

Worrall RS, Nevyas J, Barrett S (22 April 2009). "Eye-Related Quackery". Quackwatch. Retrieved 26 April 2015. ... Worrall, Russell; Nevyas, Jacob; Barrett, Stephen (April 2009). "Eye-Related Quackery". Quackwatch. Rob Murphy; Marilyn ...

*Pinhole glasses

"Eye-Related Quackery". Quackwatch. Retrieved 2008-03-27. Cherrill Hicks (July 29, 1997). "The truth about pinhole glasses". ...

*Thomas Szasz

ISBN 978-0-8156-0910-0. Antipsychiatry: Quackery Squared. Syracuse, New York: Syracuse University Press. 2009. ISBN 978-0-8156- ...

*Suckers (book)

Thompson, Damien (11 February 2008). "Making quackery credible". The Daily Telegraph. Retrieved 1 March 2012. Haynes, Natalie ( ... "Shapiro's polemic traces the origins of many of these practices in an attempt to expose much of the pseudo-scientific quackery ...

*Ralph W. Moss (writer)

Quackery'?". U.S. News & World Report. Archived from the original on September 3, 2011. Retrieved December 14, 2011. Dembart, ...

*American Academy of Anti-Aging Medicine

Perls, Thomas T. (July 1, 2004). "Anti-Aging Medicine: The Legal Issues: Anti-Aging Quackery: Human Growth Hormone and Tricks ... R. J. Davenport, "And the Loser Is ...: Silver Fleece Awards 'honor' antiaging quackery (Questionable therapies)", Science's ... "anti-aging quackery". The Academy's website states that the goal of the A4M is the "advancement of technology to detect, ... anti-aging quackery". This "award" was presented by Olshansky, who stated that in his opinion, a "suite of anti-aging ...

*James Harvey Young

His The Medical Messiahs: A Social History of Health Quackery in Twentieth-Century America (1967) was a scholarly volume that ... p. 43 Anderson, Oscar E. (1968). The Medical Messiahs: A Social History of Health Quackery in Twentieth-Century America by ... 2006). "James Harvey Young, 90, Dies; Wrote on Medical Quackery". The New York Times. Marcus, Donald M. (2008). James Harvey ... was social historian most well known as an expert on the history of medical frauds and quackery. Young was born in Brooklyn, ...

*Homeopathy

Wahlberg, A (2007). "A quackery with a difference―New medical pluralism and the problem of 'dangerous practitioners' in the ... After 1847, when regular doctors organized the American Medical Association (AMA), that body led the war on "quackery", ... Ndububa, VI (2007). "Medical quackery in Nigeria; why the silence?". Nigerian Journal of Medicine. 16 (4): 312-7. doi:10.4314/ ... Ironically, even as the AMA attacked all homeopathy as quackery, educated homeopathic physicians were expelling untrained ...

*Loretta Marron

Newton, Kate (24 September 2012). "Unis defend 'quackery' courses". Australian Doctor. ISSN 1039-7116. "Governor presents ...

*Naturopathy

Quackery not only harms people, it undermines the ability to conduct scientific research and should be opposed by scientists", ... Wahlberg, Ayo (December 2007). "A quackery with a difference-new medical pluralism and the problem of 'dangerous practitioners ... Jarvis, William T. (August 1992). "Quackery: A national scandal". Clinical chemistry. 38 (8B Pt 2): 1574-86. PMID 1643742. ... naturopaths and naturopathic doctors have repeatedly been accused of being charlatans and practicing quackery. Over the years, ...

*Gustavus Katterfelto

1968). Magic, Medicine & Quackery. Hale. p. 124. "Best known of all late eighteenth-century quack buffoons was the mountebank ... 1961). The Natural History of Quackery. Charles C. Thomas Publisher. pp. 62-64 Paton-Williams, David. (2008). Katterfelto: ...

*Brockville

History of the Comstock Patent Medicine Business Holbrook, Stewart (1959). Golden Age of Quackery. New York: The Macmillan ...

*Sense about Science

"Prince Charles detox 'quackery'". BBC News. London. 10 March 2009. "Scientists attack homeopathy move". BBC News. 25 October ...

*John Lambe

1968). Magic, Medicine & Quackery. Hale. Letters on Demonology and Witchcraft, by Sir Walter Scott "The Minister-Duke of ...