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Neither laws nor guns are stopping the poachers. Neither laws nor guns are stopping the poachers. Grø Åmert/Flickr

Misguided ‘war on poaching’ will not save the wild beasts

Rhinos, elephants and the big cats like lions and tigers are all at risk of extinction as a result of a resurgence in the illegal trade of their body parts. Newspapers in recent days have been filled with…
Traditional Chinese medicines the authors genetically audited using new DNA sequencing technology. Traditional Chinese medicines the authors genetically audited using new DNA sequencing technology. M.Bunce

Are traditional Chinese medicines safe and legal?

There are polarising views on the subject of complementary and alternative medicines (CAM). This website has recently published numerous article about the efficacy and regulation of CAM, the placebo effect…
Despite recent attempts to retain traditional healing practices in China, modern medicine is supplanting traditional medicine there. Despite recent attempts to retain traditional healing practices in China, modern medicine is supplanting traditional medicine there. Jean-François Chénier

Does traditional Chinese medicine have a place in the health system?

Most of traditional healing practices are based on intuitive principles of diseases involving the imbalance of elemental qualities. For the ancient Greeks and Romans, whose systems of traditional healing…

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