The Gentle Art of Homeopathic Killing (Cowards and Bullies) – The Society of Homeopaths

October 12, 2007 at 8:40 am (Bad Science, Bloggers, Code of Ethics, Homeopathic Remedies, Homeopathy, Society of Homeopaths, SoH) (, , , , , , , , )

The SoH Controversy 

The SoH (The Society of Homeopaths) has done something rather silly. They’ve made legal threats over a blog post that points out (quite truthfully) that they do not effectively regulate their members. This has been highlighted on many sites now, but blogger Gimpy has taken the ball and run with it. This page on the use of a House of Lords report in a SoH press release follows Gimpy’s recent post dealing with the Le Canard Noir / Society of Homoeopaths issue (see the third link in th ehuge list at the bottom of this page) and relates to a press release that was put out by the SoH last month. The House of Lords report has some revealing Q&A – look out for Q538 from Lord Broers. Now, Gimpy has a new post dealing with the SoH website and potential breaches of their own code of ethics. Link: How embarrassing is that? To advertise your code of ethics and break it on the very same website!

 The Quackometer blog about the Society of Homeopaths follows, with links to 40+ other bloggers covering this issue (links obtained from DC Science and Gimpy’s blog). UPDATE 18th October: JQH is the latest blog to be added. pvandck and homeopathiccomplaints are also new.

The quackometer blog has had this post taken down due to ludicrous legal threats from the Society of Homoeopaths (SoH):

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