“Swallowing It: How Australians are spending billions on unproven vitamins and supplements”. If any of you watched, it went as I expected, fairly negatively for complementary medicine.
Once again the efficacy and safety of Australian complementary medicines is being questioned through the media. Many of you will have read or heard about the ABC’s Four Corners story airing tonight “Swallowing It: How Australians are spending billions on unproven vitamins and supplements”. With phrases in the program promotions such as “What a lot of Australian families have is very expensive urine.” I expected to hear the usual suggestions that there is no evidence for the benefits of complementary medicines and that their use may cause harm. … + Read More