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XKCD on Homeopathic Quackery

07/11/2010

Homeopathic medicine, a pseudoscientific quackery, falls alongside New Age medicine, voodoo, and other nonsensical forms of “medicine.”  Homeopathy (hómoios – like + páthos – disease or suffering) uses treatments consisting of VERY diluted solutions (which often result in low enough concentration that it’s unlikely a single pharmacologically active molecule still exists in solution.

Junk science, like that of global warming, brings me endless laughs.  And with my favorite nerd comic series posting a cartoon about this ridiculous theory, I had to share:

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