The (Alternative) Medicalization of Life

@article{Schneiderman2003TheM,
  title={The (Alternative) Medicalization of Life},
  author={L. Schneiderman},
  journal={The Journal of Law, Medicine \& Ethics},
  year={2003},
  volume={31},
  pages={191 - 197}
}
The writers in this symposium are drawn together under the topic of medicine — not to discuss any new discovery in the prevention or treatment of disease. Quite the contrary. We are drawn here to consider a phenomenon. We are here to consider whether a collective romantic fantasy called alternative medicine that has seized our society really deserves the acclaim it is receiving. This, for the most part, is what people like us do when we gather in symposia or meetings to discuss alternative… Expand
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