All posts by: Lisa Platt

Cleaning Up Alternative Medicine’s Mess

by in Blog August 26, 2019

Not long ago, someone asked me for guidance on one of those infrequent but memorable office dilemmas: She inherited a patient who had been treated outside the medical mainstream, with untoward consequences. This patient sought treatment for some minor but annoying gastrointestinal symptoms. Her medicine list included a substantial amount of Armour Thyroid—which is a […]

Homeopathy in Europe: Is the Tide Starting to Turn?

by in Blog August 1, 2019

Evidence-based medicine – treatments based on evidence of safety and efficacy from clinical trials – has been in the ascendant for decades now in Europe and around the world. So why is one system of treatment which has been dismissed as ineffective by clinical trials still in use? History Homeopathy, developed in the 18th century […]

Exploring Practical Solutions for Complex Conditions March 7-9, 2019 in Seattle, WA

by in News January 23, 2019

Learn Practical Solutions The Forum for Integrative Medicine was started by several practitioners with the goal of sharing information to better facilitate the treatment of complex chronic illnesses. The forum was born by practitioners for practitioners to identify the best integrative tools available in support of detoxification, the treatment of stubborn infections, and overall balance […]

Endocrine Disruption: The Solution

by in News December 28, 2018

Did you know that 4 compounds commonly found in everyone can account for up to 70% of the total risk for Type 2 Diabetes? Do you know what they are? (hint: they aren’t persistent) Where they come from? How to treat them? If not, EHS 2019 is the conference for you! EHS consistently supplies the […]

Your Action is needed with the FDA

by in Blog November 22, 2018

There have been over 850 comments submitted so far! We need your help to have over 1000 comments to make sure the FDA takes notice and understands we want continued access to homeopathy. A Citizens’ Petition was filed in July, 2018 by the Americans For Homeopathy Choice (AFHC) as a response to the FDA’s December, […]