001. ctvnews.ca's Bill Graveland reports in "Alberta Naturopath Says Mom Asked for 'Immune Booster' for Boy Sick with Meningitis" (2016-03-10):
"an employee [...] who fills holistic prescriptions at the Lethbridge Naturopathic Medical Clinic [...] at a southern Alberta naturopathic clinic says the mother of a gravely ill toddler asked for an immune system boost because she feared her son had viral meningitis [...] she said, 'my baby might have a form of meningitis and we think it might be viral and not bacterial' [...the parents] have pleaded not guilty to failing to provide the necessities of life to 19-month-old Ezekiel, who died in March 2012 [...naturpath] Dr. Tracey Tannis [...] asked [..that employee] to make up a tincture of echinacea";
oh, my. The old holistic-naturopathic junkpile. Primary care, circa 1865.