Medicine 12

TOPIC

The pros and cons of alternative medicine
(代替医療に対する賛否両論)

(上記TOPIC、英語で意見を論理的に述べる技術とトレーニング第7章より引用)

Advocate

Advocate: Some people are against alternative medicine but I think it is good and beneficial for the following three reasons.
(主張:代替医療に反対する人もいるが、代替医療は有益でいいことだ)

Why?

@: even though the reason is unclear, as a matter of fact, some alternative medicine such as acupuncture has benefited many people.
(理由は明らかではないが、ハリ治療など実際に多くの人に効果がある)

A: it is something more than just placebo effect.
(単なる、心理効果以上のものがある)

B: many opinions against alternative medicine are not specific to it.
(反対派の多くの意見はなにも代替医療に限ったことではない)