TV News LIES

Monday, Jul 22nd

Last update05:20:13 AM GMT

You are here News Health How Scientific Is Modern Medicine Really?

How Scientific Is Modern Medicine Really?

E-mail Print PDF

How scientific is modern medicine?Doctors today commonly assert that they practice "scientific medicine," and patients think that the medical treatments they receive are "scientifically proven." However, this ideal is a dream, not reality, and a clever and profitable marketing ruse, not fact.

The British Medical Journal's "Clinical Evidence" analyzed common medical treatments to evaluate which are supported by sufficient reliable evidence (BMJ, 2007). They reviewed approximately 2,500 treatments and found:

• 13 percent were found to be beneficial

• 23 percent were likely to be beneficial 13 percent were found to be beneficial

• Eight percent were as likely to be harmful as beneficial

• Six percent were unlikely to be beneficial

• Four percent were likely to be harmful or ineffective.

• 46 percent were unknown whether they were efficacious or harmful

More...


Most Recent Related Stories...


Administration pauses enforcement of abortion restriction

Planned ParenthoodThe Trump administration is giving taxpayer-funded family planning clinics more time to comply with its new...

Trump Admin Says Abortion ‘Gag Rule’ Effective Immediately

Gag rule on abortion advice beginsTaxpayer-funded family planning clinics must stop referring women for abortions immediately, the Trump administration said Monday,...

343 NYC firefighters died on 9/11. Since then, 200 have died from Ground Zero-related illnesses

200th firefighter dies from Ground Zero illnessThe 200th New York City firefighter has died from ailments stemming from working at the toxic...

Texas is going to court to end Obamacare. It hasn't produced a plan to replace it.

Texas in court to end Obamacare Last year, after a federal judge in Texas declared the entirety of the Affordable Care Act...
 
America's # 1 Enemy
Tee Shirt
& Help Support TvNewsLIES.org!
TVNL Tee Shirt
 
TVNL TOTE BAG
Conserve our Planet
& Help Support TvNewsLIES.org!
 
Get your 9/11 & Media
Deception Dollars
& Help Support TvNewsLIES.org!
 
The Loaded Deck
The First & the Best!
The Media & Bush Admin Exposed!