Doctors slam homeopathic ‘Health Party’ as misleading

Doctors are crying foul over the name of a party whose candidates promote homeopathic vaccination, natural therapies and non-fluoridated water.

The Health Australia Party, which changed its name from the Natural Medicine Party in October last year, has eight candidates running in four state Senate elections.

The party wants Medicare rebates and PBS subsidies for natural therapies, claiming “integration of established and proven natural