alternative therapies

Sorry, alternative health people: feeling better after a therapy is no proof it works

For more than two decades, I have been in regular contact with practitioners of this or that alternative therapy. Whenever…

Leah Wood

Alternative medicine kept Ronnie Wood young? You could have fooled me

Leah Wood, the 39-year-old daughter of Rolling Stones guitarist Ronnie Wood, has become an activist for alternative medicine. In an…

Dubious health claims thrive online. Here’s how to avoid them

The media have long had a keen interest in alternative medicine and report regularly on the subject. But all too…

Are all alternative therapies useless? Not quite. Here are three that work

In my last article I stated that alternative treatments are therapies that either have not been proven to work or…