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Friday, 11 March 2016
Acupuncture: what are the main fallacies? | Edzard Ernst
As if to celebrate the end of ‘Acupuncture Awareness Week’, I am off today to give a few lectures in Oslo. One title is most fitting: ACUPUNCTURE: FACTS AND FALLACIES. Here are some of the fallacies I intend to discuss:
Appeal to popularity
Appeal to tradition
Science can explain how it works
Acupuncture is a ‘cure-all’
It worked for me […]
Acupuncture: what are the main fallacies?
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