News Articles on 'Complementary & Alternative Medicine'
Alternative medicine: ineffectual, or a victim of colonial arrogance?
Dropping like a meteorite into that polarising fray comes a commentary on regulation of Traditional and Chinese Medicine (TCM), published in the Journal of Alternative and Complementary Medicine (JACM). Its authors, Nadine Ijaz, from the Arts and Science ...
Published: 17 May 2018
Alternative and Complementary Medicine Market Surpassing Pace of 2025
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, alternative medicine are used in place of ...
Published: 10 May 2018
Is integrative medicine right for you?
(HealthDay)—Any approach that differs from conventional—or Western—medicine is typically considered complementary and alternative, or CAM. But these practices have become much more mainstream, leading to growth in the health care approach called ...
Source: Medical Xpress
Published: 08 May 2018
Montco health center offering an alternative treatment for opioid addicts
“The longer somebody has been [abusing] a drug, the more difficult it is to treat,” said Dr. Joseph Carchedi, a BrainSpark physician who specializes in integrative health and functional medicine ... BrainSpark also offers complementary therapies ...
Source: The Business Journals
Published: 10 May 2018
The "Other" Health Fair Focuses on Alternative Healing
MANSFIELD, Pa. (18 NEWS)- - It's a free event featuring information and activities on alternative and complementary healing for holistic health and exploring integrative medicine. It's all happening Saturday, May 19th at the St. James Episcopal Church ...
Published: 15 May 2018
Inquiring Minds: Does Ayurvedic medicine work?
which was sponsored in part by the National Institutes of Health National Center for Complementary and Integrative Health, found that it was as effective as a conventional Western approach. Persons who contemplate trying Ayurvedic medicine are advised that ...
Source: East Side Review News
Published: 14 May 2018
Alternative and Complementary Medicine Market Analysis to 2025
Patients of chronic diseases who are considering using complementary or alternative medicine need to talk to their doctor or nurse. This is because some therapies of complementary and alternative medicine may interfere with mainstream medicine or can be ...
Published: 25 Apr 2018
Traditional, complementary and integrative medicine
- To build the knowledge base for active management of T&CM through appropriate national policies. - To strengthen the quality assurance, safety, proper use and effectiveness of T&CM by regulating products, practices and practitioners. - To promote ...
Source: World Health Organization
Published: 21 Mar 2018
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 ...
Published: 28 Jun 2016
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
Americans Spend $30 Billion a Year on Complementary Medicine
For more, visit TIME Health. A new federal report reveals that Americans spend about $30 billion a year on complementary ... biloba to yoga. Complementary medical approaches are alternative types of healing outside the realm of Western medicine, and ...
Published: 22 Jun 2016
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 ...
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
Natural cleaners: Essential oils put to the test against bleach, vinegar
http://doi.org/10.1128/CMR.19.1.50-62.2006 Prabuseenivasan, S., Jayakumar, M., & Ignacimuthu, S. (2006). In vitro antibacterial activity of some plant essential oils. BMC Complementary and Alternative Medicine, 6, 39. http://doi.org/10.1186/1472-6882-6-39
Source: WINK News
Published: 21 May 2018
Your Health: Alternative, holistic and complementary medicine
“You will see these definitions interchanged, unfortunately, by people who do not know what is going on,” said R. Keith Bell, a licensed acupuncturist. Bell talked about the differences during a program held as part of a free community education series ...
Published: 08 Apr 2013
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 ...
Published: 08 Nov 2014
Misinformation Rampant Among Cancer Patients
The National Institutes of Health, cancer centers and cancer nonprofits have information on integrative and complementary medicine that some patients may use as an alternative. For example, a cancer nonprofit recommends a book on integrative therapies.
Source: Cancer Network
Published: 21 May 2018
Complementary, alternative medicine common with autism
Many families that have children with an autism spectrum disorder or other developmental disability use complementary and alternative treatments, according to a new study. Researchers who surveyed Californian families with children with an autism spectrum ...
Source: Fox News
Published: 16 Jan 2014
Talking to patients about complementary and alternative medicine
As complementary and alternative (CAM) therapies become widely available in the Gulf region and a growing number of patients seek alternatives to chemical drugs, it is becoming increasingly important that conventional physicians become familiar with the ...
Source: Arabian Business
Published: 17 Jan 2008
Complementary and Alternative Medicine on the Rise
A report released by the U.S. Department of Health and Human Service’s Center for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) in December of 2008 showed that the use of Complementary and Alternative Medicine (CAM) has increased significantly between 2002 and 2007.
Source: Times Union
Published: 04 Mar 2009