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Alternative medicine might help ease psoriasis symptoms

(Reuters Health) - Complementary and alternative medicine approaches might help relieve psoriasis symptoms, a research review suggests. Such approaches included acupuncture, meditation, and herbal remedies like indigo naturals or curcumin, according to the ...

Source: Reuters
Published: 05 Oct 2018

Cancer Patients Want To Believe In Alternative Medicine Miracles, And Ignore Serious Risks

He's not alone. Complementary alternative medicines, which claim to work in conjunction with real medicine but is actually just the rebrand of integrative medicine, which was the rebrand of holistic medicine, which was the rebrand of folk medicine ...

Source: Science 2.0
Published: 10 Oct 2018

Alternative Therapies Popular With Sarcoma Patients

The authors reported no conflicts of interest. Source Reference: Sungu-Winkler K-T, et al “The use of complementary and alternative medicine (CAM) in sarcoma patients” ESMO 2018; Abstract 1655. Source Reference: Bellesoeur A, et al “Characterizing ...

Source: MedPage Today
Published: 11 Oct 2018

Alternative Treatments for Arthritis: What Works, What Doesn't

Lipman, M.D., professor emeritus of clinical medicine at New York Medical College in Valhalla ... might interact with your regular medication. Have you used a complementary or an alternative therapy? Tell us about your experience. Editor's Note: This ...

Source: Consumer Reports
Published: 12 Oct 2018

Get high on health with herbal substitutes

Without any official cure, your best bet is to get rest, maybe take some symptom-relieving medicine and wait it out. However, there are complementary and alternative options for students to recover. Herbal supplements are produced from plants. Plants are ...

Source: The Daily Texan
Published: 16 Oct 2018

What Is Integrative Medicine?

Integrative medicine uses complementary treatments, but they have to be backed by good science. Always tell your doctor before you try a nontraditional treatment. That way, you’ll know if it’s safe and likely to work. Alternative medicine. True to its ...

Source: WebMD
Published: 08 Oct 2018

The risk of alternative cancer treatments

Johnson, a therapeutic radiologist, emphasised a very important point: Alternative medicine, which the authors defined as “an unproven therapy that was given in place of conventional treatment,” is not the same as complementary or integrative ...

Source: Daily Nation
Published: 03 Oct 2018

When a Feather-Light Touch is Agony

The results were published last week in two complementary papers in Science Translational Medicine. Allodynia is a daily symptom ... but those signals are somehow perceived as painful in the brain. An alternative notion is that the painful signals actually ...

Source: Scientific American magazine
Published: 16 Oct 2018

Global Personalized Medicine Market 2017-2018 & 2024: Market is Projected to Reach US$194.4 Billion by 2024 from an Estimated US$92.4 Billion in 2017

The "Global Personalized Medicine Market - Types ... Technology Diseases Management Personalized Nutrition & Wellness Complementary and Alternative Medicine 1.1.7 Personalized Medicine Technologies Pharmacogenomics ...

Source: The Business Journals
Published: 15 Oct 2018

Indian Board of Alternative Medicine

Our graduates are required to demonstrate a broad understanding and competency in healthcare and maintain a commitment to intellectual development, health and healing practice and scholarship in complementary, alternative and traditional medicine ...

Source: LinkedIn
Published: 04 Oct 2018

Personalized Medicine Market Size Is Projected To Reach A Valuation Of USD 2,452.5 Billion In 2022: Grand View Research, Inc.

These segments are likely to include health information technology, telemedicine, diseases management, complementary, retail nutrition, and alternative medicine. Over the counter sale and distribution, high usage rates, development and growth of retail ...

Source: Digital Journal
Published: 04 Oct 2018

Cancer patients using alternative meds unaware of risks

Patients said CAMs use effectively complemented their conventional medicine, but also reported they were ... requiring pharmacist interventions were associated with complementary alternative medicines,” said lead author Dr Audrey Bellesoeur of University ...

Published: 10 Oct 2018

Researchers develop alternative metric to judge a radiology journal’s impact

It favors journals that publish larger numbers of noncitable items that attract many citations.” “We developed an alternative and complementary metric for calculating JIF that reflects the quality of the journal,” the authors concluded.

Source: Radiology Business
Published: 05 Oct 2018

Journal of Law and Medicine update: Vol 26 Pt 1

This article considers whether disciplinary law effectively deals with false, misleading or deceptive health-related advertising in the context of regulated and unregulated practitioners as well as complementary and alternative medicine. It argues that ...

Source: Thomson Reuters Communities
Published: 08 Oct 2018

The global herbal medicine market is expected to reach USD 117.02 billion by 2024

Increased preference of complementary and alternative medicine (CAM) among others has resulted in the growth of herbal medicines in Asia Pacific. Asia Pacific is expected to record the fastest CAGR of 6.8% over the forecast period. Furthermore, Europe is ...

Source: The Business Journals
Published: 08 Oct 2018

How should we handle complementary and alternative medicine?

Novak Djokovic likes Melbourne, and not just for the tennis. At a clinic just minutes from where he has won the Australian Open six times, Djokovic gets a treatment he is convinced speeds his ...

Source: Cosmos
Published: 18 Sep 2018

Alternative and Complementary Medicine Market Analysis to 2025

San Francisco, CA -- (SBWIRE) -- 04/25/2018 -- Complementary and alternative medicine (CAM) refers to medical products and practices that are not part of mainstream practices. While complementary medicine can be used along with mainstream medical practices ...

Source: SBWire
Published: 25 Apr 2018

Alternative And Complementary Medicine Market Analysis and Segment Forecasts 2013-2025 By Intervention (Botanicals, Acupuncture, Mind, Body, and Yoga, Magnetic Intervention ...

DUBLIN--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Research and Markets has announced the addition of the "Alternative And Complementary Medicine Market Analysis By Intervention (Botanicals, Acupuncture, Mind, Body, and Yoga, Magnetic Intervention), By Distribution Method, And ...

Source: Business Wire
Published: 04 May 2017

Alternative therapies enter Choice Hall of Shame

Another alternative therapy – magnetic therapy – took out ... conducted by professors at the Complementary Medicine Centre from the Universities of Exeter and Plymouth, which did not find evidence to support the use of static magnets for pain relief.

Published: 05 Oct 2018

Alternative and Complementary Medicine Market: Evolving Technology, Trends and Industry Analysis 2025

A significant rise in the number of initiatives by NGOs and government organizations to encourage the use of alternative and complementary medicines is estimated to bolster global market in the near future. The global market for alternative and ...

Source: SBWire
Published: 31 May 2017

Alternative and Complementary Medicine Market: Evolving Technology, Trends and Industry Analysis 2025

The global market for alternative and complementary medicines is projected to experience substantial growth in the next few years. The rising expenditure of the healthcare facilities is considered as the major factor that is likely to encourage the growth ...

Source: Digital Journal
Published: 31 May 2017

Nurse's Notes: What is complementary and alternative medicine?

People all over the world use medical treatments that are not part of mainstream medicine. This type of care typically falls under the categories of complementary (or integrative) and alternative medicine. Complementary or integrative medicine is used ...

Source: Missoulian
Published: 08 Aug 2016

Journal of Alternative and Complementary Medicine

The Journal of Alternative and Complementary Medicine: Research on Paradigm, Practice, and Policy is the premier peer-reviewed journal of scientific work for healthcare professionals, practitioners, and scientists seeking to evaluate and integrate ...

Published: 22 Jan 2017

Complementary & Alternative Medicine Panel

The public is invited to attend a panel discussion on ‘Complementary and Alternative Medicine [CAM] in Bermuda’ at the Bermuda National Library on Wednesday, June 29 from 6.00pm to 7.30pm. The event’s panel of CAM practitioners will include Dr. Reid ...

Source: Bernews
Published: 28 Jun 2016

Use of complementary, alternative medicine affects initiation of chemotherapy

Women with early-stage breast cancer for whom chemotherapy was indicated and who used dietary supplements and multiple types of complementary and alternative medicine (CAM) were less likely to start chemotherapy than nonusers of alternative therapies ...

Source: Medical Xpress
Published: 12 May 2016

4 Neglected Niches in the Wellness App Market

A study published in the Journal of Alternative and Complementary Medicine found a variant known as electroacupuncture was as effective as Prozac in treating depression. Sometimes, stress becomes too great to be managed alone. Unfortunately, too many ...

Source: Inc.
Published: 16 Oct 2018

Understanding complementary and alternative medicine

Even famous people believe and practice alternative medicine. Richard Gere, one of Hollywood’s most famous Buddhists, started meditating when he was 24 and continues to do so daily. The relaxation technique, he said, can ease a range of ailments ...

Source: BusinessMirror
Published: 07 Nov 2014