Alternative medicines, the NHS and experts ....

There is a bit of a backlash today from the medical "profession" against the fact that the NHS has been starting fund alternative therapies.

One of the reasons that we have felt inclined to try some of the alternative therapies available these days is that the practitioners at least make an attempt to treat you like a human being, spend time listening to you and appear to respect your opinions and experience.

Maybe if conventional medical practitioners weren't so hung up about being experts, being better than the rest of us and as a result often treating us like shit I'd be more inclined to put up with them ....