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Alternative Medicine: Types, Uses & Information Document List

This page contains the full list of articles and documents from the Disabled World Alternative Medicine category. Though topics may have since been updated they are listed by their original publish date, with the most recent documents first.

Publication List

2017-10-08 - Naturopathic Medicine Now a Regulated Healthcare Practice in MA, PA and RI - Massachusetts, Pennsylvania and Rhode Island add Naturopathic Medicine as a regulated healthcare practice making approximately 6,000 licensed naturopathic doctors in 23 regulated U.S. states and territories.
2017-05-07 - Grandparents Practicing Outdated Health Remedies Can Pose Safety Threat On Grandchildren - Research reveals many grandparents raising their grandchildren practice outdated health and parenting myths that could pose serious risks to young children.
2017-01-15 - Massachusetts Governor Signs Naturopathic Medicine Bill - Massachusetts Gov. signs bill S2335 to license Naturopathic Doctors in Massachusetts.
2016-09-08 - Australian Kakadu Plum May Help Treat Alzheimer's Disease - The Kakadu Plum, a little plum grown in the Top End of Australia could be the answer to treating Alzheimers disease.
2016-07-22 - Effects of Cinnamon on Learning and Brain Plasticity - Research shows Cinnamon effect on the brain appears to be due mainly to sodium benzoate, a chemical produced as cinnamon is broken down in the body.
2016-05-17 - Breast Cancer: Chemotherapy, Complementary and Alternative Medicine (CAM) - Women with early stage breast cancer for whom chemotherapy was indicated less likely to start chemotherapy than nonusers of complementary and alternative medicine.
2016-05-12 - Majority of Americans See Alternative Therapies as Safe and Effective - Health and Healing in America - Younger generations more readily embrace alternative treatments than their older counterparts.
2014-11-21 - Veterans and Military Personnel - Complementary and Alternative Medicines - Research shows complementary and alternative medicine (CAM) has health benefits for US military veterans and active duty personnel.
2014-01-19 - Complementary Medicine Used to Treat Autism and Developmental Delay - Researchers find complementary and alternative medicine treatments use more common among children with autism than children diagnosed with other types of developmental delay.
2013-03-16 - Aquamin and Osteoarthritis - The use of Aquamin a natural and multi-mineral ingredient seaweed-derived mineral source when used for relief from Osteoarthritis.
2012-05-29 - Calming Benefits of Buddhist Meditation - Meditation is something that can help you to become more aware of your habitual tendencies.
2012-02-15 - Overcoming Candidiasis with Oil of Oregano - Ways you can use oil of oregano for treating candidiasis include applying it topically to the affected skin area or by taking it orally.
2011-12-14 - Increased Options for Natural Health Products - Government of Canada - With this change in classification these minerals oils and salts used in traditional medicine and in Western natural health product formulations to maintain and improve health will be available without prescription.
2011-01-21 - Complimentary Medicine - Types and Information - Complimentary Medicine refers to forms of therapy which compliment mainstream forms of medical treatments.
2010-10-25 - Plant Stem Cells Source of Low-cost Cancer Drug - A popular cancer drug could be produced cheaply and sustainably using stem cells derived from trees.
2010-10-12 - Traditional Health Practices Popular with Seniors Who Choose Not to Have Flu Vaccine - Indigenous health practices used by older people to ward off or treat influenza.
2010-10-04 - Chromotherapy: Lighting Color Therapy for Health - Information on Chromotherapy including light colors used and healing powers for health welfare and harmony.
2010-09-30 - No Cardiovascular Benefit Observed for Pine-bark Extract - Use of pine bark extract appears safe but did not improve risk factors for heart disease.
2010-09-20 - Natural Menopause Cure for Menopause Symptoms - Natural menopause cure proven to be beneficial in relieving symptoms of menopause including night sweats hot flashes and fatigue.
2010-04-09 - Natural Health Studies Flawed - Study points out failures of how vitamins and other natural therapeutics have been tested.
2010-02-01 - Immunotherapy Treatment Options & Information - Immunotherapy or a regimen of allergy shots is treatment designed to alter the immune system responses to substances they are allergic to.
2009-10-16 - Arthritis Pain Copper Bracelets and Magnetic Wrist Straps Ineffective - Copper bracelets and magnetic wrist straps are ineffective in relieving arthritis pain.
2009-09-10 - Complementary and Alternative Medicine Treatments Book - More than one-third of Americans use complementary or alternative medicine.
2009-09-02 - Colloidal Silver Health Products - Safe or Not - Studies have concluded that colloidal silver may be an effective agent to use in the fight against various types of infections.
2009-03-29 - What is Balneotherapy - Balneotherapy refers to the treatment of disease or health conditions using spa treatments or baths.
2009-03-29 - What is Thalassotherapy - Thalassotherapy is the therapeutic use of seawater commonly used to address skin problems and conditions.
2009-01-25 - Alternative Medicine Benefits and Uses - Alternative medicine is a practice involving herbal medicines self-awareness biofeedback and acupuncture.
2009-01-15 - Alternative Medicine and Natural Healing - More people than ever are becoming interested in natural medicine and a natural alternative to drugs and surgery for certain health conditions.

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