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Dangers of research into chronic fatigue syndrome

BMJ 2011; 342 doi: (Published 22 June 2011) Cite this as: BMJ 2011;342:d3780

To understand the phenomenon we need social sciences

The behavior of these pressure groups is a social phenomenon with
strong features of a religion. We need help from social
sciences to understand this phenomenon which we also see in religious
homeopaths as I described already in 2009:


Those homeopaths seduce Public Bodies in the same way far beyond the
principles of Common Sense and Enlightenment.

Competing interests: No competing interests

01 July 2011
Stefan Diez
Consultant Neurologist
American Hospital Dubai