What’s Wrong With Mainstream Western Medicine — Part IV

In Part III of this series, we elaborated a bit on how vested interests can infiltrate our medical system through what we referred to as the questionable institutional ties. This includes, among others, ties between medical publishers and pharmaceuticals, ties between government and food corporations, ties between research communities and their funding partners, and ties between health charities and pharmaceuticals. We also discussed how such ties could reduce the quality and the integrity of our research, promote the adoption of questionable health policies, and potentially misinform the medical communities about the benefits and harm of a treatment.

What’s Wrong With Mainstream Western Medicine — Part II

In Part I of this series, we elaborated a bit on the philosophical and methodological flaws of mainstream Western medicine. In this ensuing Part II of our series, we will continue our exploration with our current medical system — albeit from a vastly different perspective.