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‘It is surprisingly easy to sell snake oil’.

Posted: Tue Mar 27, 2018 10:24 pm
by bindeweede
Britt Maria Hermes was a committed practitioner in America’s multi-billion-dollar complementary medicine industry. Then she found her clinic’s herbal treatment for cancer was potentially illegal – and overnight became a highly vocal sceptic.

Sometimes disillusionment creeps in one small letdown at a time. But for Britt Marie Hermes, the transition from alternative medicine practitioner to sceptic occurred over the course of a weekend.
An interesting piece from today's Guardian. ... ion-dollar