Spain plans to ban acupuncture and homeopathy

September 7, 2019  14:15

Spain plans to ban alternative medicine like acupuncture or homeopathy because they are considered as health risk, The Local reported.

The ministers of science and healthcare presented a report containing the evidence of how alternative medicine might harm human health.

According to the 2016 survey, 59.8 percent of the respondents believe that acupuncture has a therapeutic effect, and 52.7 percent believe in the effectiveness of homeopathic medicines.

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