Neurologica discusses a photo gallery entitled, Unorthodox Cures. Many of the pics are wacky.
But this one made me tearful:
It reminded me of this:
"Poachers have butchered the last adult rhinoceros at a South African game reserve, cutting off her horn and letting her bleed to death, the chief game ranger says." Link.
The world rhino population has been decimated by more than 90 percent over the past 40 years, thanks to Traditional Chinese Medicine.
"Natural" medicine never says, "We tested treatment X and discovered it doesn't work and therefore we don't use it any more."
And that is why so-called "natural" medicine is evil.
Hong Kong interlingual contrast - John Brewer noted the palpable irony between two quotations in this article from today's NYT: "7 Hong Kong Police Officers Arrested in Beating of Proteste...
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