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HEALTH: Alternatives wrongly denigrated

Re: “Take the ‘razor of science’ to alternative medicine” (editorial, 12-27).

Let me call the editorial board to task for its attack on the National Center for Complementary and Alternative Medicine for research of “alternative medicine.” While we chiropractors appreciate the research backup to what we have said for 100 years about back and neck pain, nothing has changed in standard medical treatment on insurance companies’ attitudes simply because they monopolize health care in this country.

How many articles touting a research project are found dubious or questioned by a competing research study (see Naproxen, Celebrex)? You denigrate homeopathy

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