Harriet Hall

Harriet Hall, MD, also known as “The SkepDoc,” retired with the rank of full colonel from the U.S. Air Force after a career as a family physician and flight surgeon. She now writes about medicine, “alternative” medicine, quackery, and consumer health issues at Science Based Medicine, Skeptic magazine and Skeptical Inquirer. Her website is www.skepdoc.info.

Medical Examiner
Aug. 21 2012 3:45 AMQuackery and Mumbo-Jumbo in the U.S. MilitaryCupping, moxibustion, and battlefield acupuncture are endangering troops.
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