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explain 5 problems with funding homeopathy on the NHS

Patients delay seeking traditional medicine

attitude to vaccinations/ malaria/ HIV/ evidence based medicine etc

waste of NHS resources- NHS effectively pays twice

deceiving the patient

weakens patients' trust in conventional medicine and science

double standard of evidence

devalues other complementary medicines which could be efficacious


what are some criticisms of evidence based medicine

doesn't take into account the individual patient enough
poor quality evidence, publication bias, observer bias etc
wide variations in clinical practice