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Government discusses herbal medicines position

17th August 2009

A government consultation has proposed that herbal and alternative medicines should be regulated.

The Department of Health consultation will run until 2 November this year. NHS Alliance chairman Dr Michael Dixon said: "The public are already seeing these practitioners. We need to be assured that they are safe and know what they are doing within the modality of those treatments."

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Article Information

Title: Government discusses herbal medicines position
Author: Jess Laurence
Article Id: 12431
Date Added: 17th Aug 2009


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