Alternative Medicine

The Nutrition Gap
In America, where the pharmaceutical industry is king, many doctors dismiss nutritional therapies as quack medicine. But many patients disagree, and they're taking matters into their own hands—sometimes to the detriment of their health. Can food cure disease? And are doctors ready to think outside the pillbox?
May 27, 2015

Many doctors dismiss nutritional therapies as quack medicine. But many patients disagree, and they're taking matters into their own hands—sometimes to the detriment of their health.

A Little Girl Died Because Canada Chose Cultural Sensitivity Over Western Medicine
January 21, 2015

A child's life should trump religious beliefs. Always.

The Quackish Cult of Alternative Medicine
Dr. Paul Offit's battle against charlatanism
October 19, 2013

Think the government should allow people to medicate themselves and their children however people want to? Think again.

A Trip to Stonesville
Andrew Weil, the boom in alternative medicine, and the retreat from science
December 13, 1998

Arnold Relman on author Andrew Weil M.D. and alternative medicine