Recent developments

HRI scientists point out deep flaws in new Australian report on homeopathy

17 March -A new statement and report on homeopathy by Australia’s National Health and Medical Research Council draw conclusions that are inconsistent with the evidence the report presents. Specialist scientists identify serious flaws in the way it was compiled. Read more...

Study on the availability of medicinal products

04 February - A new study addresses the availability of homeopathic and anthroposophic medicinal products, confirming that EU regulation and the lack of a coherent legal framework are important drivers of availability problems for these products. Read more…

Basic research into potentised preparations

04 February - The lack of knowledge of the mode of action of potentised preparations is one of the most prominent obstacles to the general scientific acceptance of homeopathy and anthroposophic medicine. Dr Stephan Baumgartner describes some of the progress in this important field of research. Read more…

An interview with Vytenis Andriukaitis, European Commissioner for Health

04 February - “Empowering patients means ensuring they are fully informed and in control of their own health care.” The new Health Commissioner, Vytenis Andriukaitis, outlines his priorities for health and confirms his support for patients’ rights and patient empowerment. Read more…