Their usefulness did not depend on making the patient swallow substances for the most part harmful (the harm was scarcely perceptible, as they were given in small doses), but they were useful, necessary, and indispensable because they satisfied a mental need of the invalid and of those who loved her- and that is why there are, and always will be, pseudo-healers, wise women, homeopaths, and allopaths
This is not' voodoo medicine,' as a lot of allopaths
and people in the medical community call it.
When treatment is sought, BRAC members rely to a greater extent on home remedies, traditional care, and unqualified allopaths
than non-member households.
I'm consistently shocked that most allopaths
don't ask and don't care what patients eat.
It has also been reported in the same study that nearly 60-70% of the indigenous people seek medical treatment from unqualified allopaths
, meaning tribal medicinal practitioners.
Nine were unsympathetic: six were allopaths
In the latter part of the 20th century, osteopathic medicine entered into rural and small-town practice, which had been largely vacated by allopaths
First and foremost, let Ms Dickens know that holistic healers are the only real doctors and that allopaths
are all quacks.