• Question: Why is it that people continue to believe in homeopathy, despite the huge evidence against it?

    Asked by bolzanoweierstrass to Martin, Rob on 23 Mar 2012.
    • Photo: Robert Thompson

      Robert Thompson answered on 23 Mar 2012:

      I don;t know much/anything about homeopathy….. Though, the power of the placebo has also be scientifically shown to have significance.

    • Photo: Martin Zaltz Austwick

      Martin Zaltz Austwick answered on 23 Mar 2012:

      I think people want to believe that things will help them, especially when conventional medicine has failed. It’s only human.