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Top 3 Guaranteed Complementary Therapies

Top 3 Guaranteed Complementary Therapies

Complementary therapies are ideas that are not unheard of in these modern times. Alternative therapies, as it is also known as, is practiced by millions of individuals that live their day to day lives, work in stressful jobs, and experience all sorts of ailments which need to be tended to in every way necessary. Complementary […]

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Can Alternative And Complementary Medicine Help With Heart Disease And Diabetes?

For many there is an inaccurate perception that complementary or alternative medicine is only for minor ailments; that only conventional medicine will be of help when it comes to life threatening ailments and diseases. However, it has been seen that CAM therapies are very effective in treating major medical issues, particularly when used in conjunction […]

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Mayo Clinic Book Of Alternative Medicine, Useful Bedside Book Of CAM Therapies

With interest in complementary and alternative medicine reaching new heights there is more and more demand for information about how to prevent illness using natural modes while saving a ton of money. The Mayo Clinic Book of Alternative Medicine (updated) is just such a source of information about CAM therapies. It is a reliable and […]

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Health Bill Should Cover Alternative Therapies

We have touched upon the Health Bill that has recently been made law in the United States, and its inadequate attention to Complementary and alternative therapies. In purely practical and financial terms as well, the health bill does not address issues of alternative medicine. The fact is that more and more Americans are now interested […]

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New Approach To Medicine – A Health Freedom Zone Required

As the new health reform bill creates headline all over the United States, it is important to take stock and see the direction that health care is heading in the country. It is geared wholly towards the drugs-surgery approach which does not address the health issues; but rather is geared toward profit making for pharma […]

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CAM Therapies Popular Choice For Treating Childhood Cancers

Complementary and Alternative Medicine (CAM) therapies are gaining more currency the world over and in particular CAM therapies are a popular option when treating children with cancer. A study conducted on 3,500 children found that up to 91 percent of the participating children had, at some point or other during their treatment of cancer used […]

Cancer Patients Often Use Complementary Methods

Cancer Patients Often Use Complementary Methods

In addition to conventional treatments aimed at improving survival, most cancer patients use “complementary methods” (CMs) to relieve symptoms and side effects and increase overall wellness, according to findings from a large study. The study by the Atlanta-based research team included 4139 adults diagnosed with one of 10 common cancers who were surveyed 10 to […]

Three Popular Complementary and Alternative Therapies for Cancer Treatments

Three Popular Complementary and Alternative Therapies for Cancer Treatments

New research shows that flaxseed and ginseng have something to offer to cancer patients. At the American Society of Clinical Oncology’s annual meeting this weekend, researchers presented dozens of studies of high-tech approaches for fighting cancer. Three popular complementary and alternative therapies for cancer and cancer-related conditions— flaxseed, ginseng and shark cartilage—came up for review […]