What alternative health

practitioners might not tell you






Ask for evidence




Keep Libel out of Science


free speech is not for sale 165




Note that some links will break as pages are moved, websites are abandoned, etc.

If this happens, please try searching for the page in the Wayback Machine at www.archive.org.

Read the original article

"Reflexology could be regarded as simple sympathetic magic except for one saving factor: treatment is effected by massaging the foot, and that usually feels rather good. As a medical tool for treating specific ailments not connected with the pedal extremities, however, it is useless." Includes a coloured diagram of the soles of the feet indicating specific areas ("reflex points") that are allegedly related to organs and parts of the body. James Randi (An Encyclopeida of Claims, Frauds, and Hoaxes of the Occult and Supernatural)