News Archives for November 2011

Report Calls for End to Federal Funding for Study of Alternative Medicine

November 22, 2011

In 1992, Congress allocated $2 million for a National Institutes of Health (NIH) Office of Alternative Medicine. Seven years later, in 1999, the Office of Alternative Medicine evolved into a fully independent NIH center called the National Center for Complementary and Alternative Medicine (NCCAM). Since 2000, NCCAM has been awarded …Full Entry »

“In God We Trust” Resolution Is Divisive, Unnecessary

November 02, 2011

As you may have already heard, the U.S. House of Representatives yesterday approved a resolution reaffirming “In God We Trust” as the national motto.  The non-binding measure, H. Con. Res. 13, also promotes the display of “In God We Trust” in public schools and other public buildings. It passed …Full Entry »