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the practice of medicine without the use of drugs

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Dr Aslam explained that all medicines other than allopathic medicines are called alternative medicines.
Harikumar, "Complementary and Alternative Medicines in Prostate Cancer: A Comprehensive Approach " is comprised of sixteen informative articles by experts that together provide a complete summary of prostate cancer, covering its incidence, epidemiology, and current treatment options.
Conclusion: Similar studies should be done on the reasons for using and not using each medication of alternative medicines separately.
The terms holistic medicine, alternative medicine and complementary medicine have often been used interchangeably.
The National Center for Complementary and Alternative Medicine (NCCAM), an institute of the National Institutes of Health (NIH), was created because consumers of complementary and alternative medicine (CAM) and health care practitioners wanted to know whether available alternative medical options were safe and effective.
As our awareness develops, we will be ready to learn about new alternative medicines and this book will be the best resource.
With an open-minded, scientific spirit, she examines the three most popular alternative medicines - acupuncture, healing and herbs.
She offers these services to clients, many of whom don't use alternative medicine themselves but are open to new therapies for their animals.
Morgan State University (MSU) is one of two universities nationwide (the other being Florida International University) which have been awarded Institutional Research Training (T-32) grants by the NIH--National Center for Complementary and Alternative Medicine (NCCAM) to train minority researchers and practitioners approaches for conducting scientific research in Complementary and Alternative Medicine (CAM).
The text provides health professionals and educators with understanding of the growing acceptance of alternative medicines in the United States.
alternative medicines (CAM) in conjunction with traditional therapies, but times are changing.
Bond, a prominent American authority on alternative medicines, is widely known for his writings, lectures and TV and radio appearances.
Use of alternative medicines by patients with OA that adversely interact with commonly prescribed medications.
Michelle Levan, who runs Capital Drugs pharmacy in Sherman Oaks, a place where traditional pharmaceuticals are sold alongside alternative medicines and aromatherapies.
com/reports/c29187) has announced the addition of UK Complimentary & Alternative Medicines Market Development Report to their offering
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