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It is always amazing to witness the clueless try and defend what is indefensible.  Water has no “memory” and will not cure you of any sort of disease that requires actual medicine, say for instance Polio.  The video on the CBC site had a mother suggest that a homeopathic vaccine for Polio was ‘protecting’ her child.  After I stuffed my cortex back into my skull (it runs away from white-hot stupidity) I realized that it was time for another post on the current round of homoeopathic ratbaggery .  Please see the science blog Respectful Insolence for more homoeopathic loonery exposed.

I did find a previous video on Youtube from CBC Marketplace on colon cleansing which is another money-sink for ignorant people. Enjoy –

Update:  Thanks to Intransigentia for getting the links to the CBC Marketplace show on Youtube.  Also see Orac’s generally favorable analysis of how the CBC treated the woo-meisters.

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