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Alternative health act scaled back after nurses sound alarm

The proposal is called the Right To Practice Complementary and Alternative Health ... was largely crafted to prevent practitioners of alternative therapies from being accused of practicing medicine without a license. "We're just moving it into the modern ...

Source: Houston Chronicle
Published: 13 May 2019

Complementary Therapy Devices Market Expected to Secure Notable Revenue Share During 2018-2028

This press release was orginally distributed by SBWire Pune, Maharashtra -- (SBWIRE) -- 05/13/2019 -- Complementary therapy is widely known by multiple terms, which include alternative medicine, alternative therapy, traditional medicine, and holistic therapy.

Source: Digital Journal
Published: 13 May 2019

‘It’s not about choosing sides’: how blending Western and traditional Chinese medicine can boost cancer treatment in Hong Kong

Medical experts believe that, when used correctly, TCM might be more ideal than Western treatments for some, and it can play a complementary role in ... The science behind alternative medicine, and the power of belief Chan and Liu both practise at the ...

Source: South China Morning Post
Published: 18 May 2019

Agri-Women, ICC Agri-Business Club host hemp forum

That is one of our many goals.” Jennifer Sewell, a complementary alternative medicine practitioner, rounded out the panel. She has been involved in the cultivation and use of various medicinal plants and shared her knowledge of hemp from seed to harvest.

Source: Journal Star
Published: 18 May 2019

Best supplements for bloating: The sweet tasting 'medicine' that could reduce bloating

A 2011 study, which can be found in Evidence-Based Complementary and Alternative Medicine, looked at people with indigestion taking 75mg of liquorice root extract, twice a day for 30 days. After two weeks, participants said their symptoms had significantly ...

Source: Express
Published: 07 May 2019

The wellness trap: Why women are turning to alternative treatments

That number jumped among younger women 18-34 with a chronic condition, to 31 percent seeking treatment outside of mainstream medicine. Women are more likely than men to try complementary or alternative medicine, and spending on wellness grew 12.8 percent ...

Source: Today
Published: 14 May 2019

Talk to your doctor about complementary medicine

it is considered “complementary.” If it is used in place of conventional medicine, it is considered “alternative.” Complementary and alternatives medicines have been around for thousands of years. For example, Ayurveda, which incorporates ...

Source: wiscnews
Published: 16 May 2019

CV Sciences’ PlusCBD Oil™ Used in First Study Examining Clinical Benefit of CBD for Patients with PTSD

The study, published in The Journal of Alternative and Complementary Medicinein April 2019, examined the effect of oral CBD administration on symptoms of PTSD in a series of 11 adult patients at an outpatient psychiatry clinic. CV Sciences provided various ...

Source: Nasdaq
Published: 14 May 2019

Behind the Rise of Alternative Wellness Products

Globally, Research and Markets reports that the complementary and alternative medicine market is expected to swell up to CAD 283.29 billion by 2026, expanding by an impressive CAGR of 17.07%. Writing for The Atlantic, Jennie Rothenberg Gritz finds ...

Source: Retail Insider
Published: 10 May 2019

‘Smelly lady’ part of new wave of alternative therapies at VA

Yet it is not the sole alternative wellness tool the VA offers to ... even gardening and outdoor recreational competitions, as complementary approaches to traditional medicine, officials said. Part of the VA’s mission these days is oriented around ...

Source: The Daily Courier
Published: 11 May 2019

Alternative medicine practitioners may market bogus celiac tests, treatments

(Reuters Health) - Looking online for alternative medicine providers to diagnose or treat celiac disease is a bad idea because many websites market unproven or ineffective tests and treatments, researchers say. “We know that complementary and alternative ...

Source: Reuters
Published: 01 May 2019

Cancer patients using alternative therapies may hesitate to tell doctors

Dr David Spiegel of Stanford University School of Medicine in California ... Of this group, 1,023 reported use of complementary or alternative therapies in the past year, including 288 who said they did not tell their doctor. The most popular alternative ...

Source: Japan Today
Published: 04 May 2019

Complementary and Integrative Treatments for Migraine: An Expert Interview

MPR: What are some of the complementary and alternative medicine interventions for migraine that are best supported by research? Dr Minen: Please note that the preferred term is now “complementary and integrative health” so that the modalities can ...

Source: Monthly Prescribing Reference
Published: 01 May 2019

One-third of cancer patients use complementary and alternative medicine

A stunning one-third of people with a cancer diagnosis use complementary and alternative medicines such as meditation, yoga, acupuncture, herbal medicine, and supplements. UT Southwestern Medical Center's Dr. Nina Sanford made the discovery that's now ...

Source: Science Daily
Published: 12 Apr 2019

Perceptions of complementary/alternative medicine use and influence on evidence-based asthma medicine adherence in Malaysian children

Complementary and alternative medicine (CAM) is widely used especially in Asia including for childhood asthma. The use of CAM could influence adherence to evidence-based (E-B) medicine. We explored the views of carers of Malaysian children with asthma ...

Source: Nature
Published: 06 Mar 2019

Complementary and Alternative Medicine Market Size Set to Register USD 199.2 Billion by 2026

Recent study titled, Complementary and Alternative Medicine Market By Global Industry Size, Share, Trends and Forecast 2018 to 2026 which covers clear verifiable examination and lights up feature components and examples that give an extensive picture of ...

Source: PharmiWeb
Published: 16 Apr 2019

The global complementary and alternative medicine market size is expected to reach a value of USD 196.9 billion by 2025

NEW YORK, March 25, 2019 /PRNewswire/ -- Complementary And Alternative Medicine Market Size, Share & Trends Analysis Report By Intervention (Botanicals, Acupuncture, Yoga, Magnetic), By Distribution Method, And Segment Forecasts, 2018 - 2025 Read the full ...

Source: PR Newswire
Published: 25 Mar 2019

Alternative health act scaled back after Maine nurses sound alarm

A Maine bill designed to guarantee the right to practice alternative medicine has been changed after a nurses ... The proposal is called the Right To Practice Complementary and Alternative Health Care Act, and it could come up for a vote before the ...

Source: HealthLeaders Media
Published: 14 May 2019

Complementary, alternative medicine use high in cancer patients

(HealthDay)—One-third of patients with cancer and cancer survivors report using complementary and alternative medicine (CAM), and many do not disclose use to physicians, according to a research letter published online April 11 in JAMA Oncology.

Source: Medical Xpress
Published: 12 Apr 2019

One-third of cancer patients use complementary and alternative medicine

DALLAS - April 11, 2019 - A stunning one-third of people with a cancer diagnosis use complementary and alternative medicines such as meditation, yoga, acupuncture, herbal medicine, and supplements. Watch video: Complementary and alternative medicines: Are ...

Source: EurekAlert!
Published: 11 Apr 2019

A third of cancer patients turn to alternative medicine - but many do not tell their doctor

A third of US cancer patients use complementary or alternative medicine, but many do not tell their doctor, according to a new study. Of 3,100 patients, 33 percent told University of Texas researchers they incorporated meditation, herbal supplements ...

Source: dailymail.co.uk
Published: 11 Apr 2019

Global $210.81 Bn Complementary and Alternative Medicine Market to 2026

Dublin, April 08, 2019 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- The "Complementary and Alternative Medicine Market Size, Share & Trends Analysis Report By Intervention (Botanical, Acupuncture, Mind, Body, Yoga), By Distribution (Direct Contact, E-training), And Segment ...

Source: MENAFN
Published: 08 Apr 2019

One-third of People With Cancer Use Complementary and Alternative Medicine

One-third of cancer patients found to use complementary and alternative medicines like meditation, yoga, acupuncture, herbal medicine, and supplements, according to Dr. Nina Sanford of the UT Southwestern Medical Center. She made the discovery drawing ...

Source: Medindia
Published: 12 Apr 2019

One-third of cancer patients take complementary and alternative medicines

A recent study on cancer patients has shown that a stunning one-third of the patients use complementary and alternative medicines like meditation, yoga, acupuncture, herbal medicine, and supplements. The findings published in the journal JAMA Oncology ...

Source: timesofindia.indiatimes.com
Published: 12 Apr 2019

A Third of People With Cancer Use Alternative Medicine. Here's Why That Could Be Dangerous

About a third of cancer patients use alternative medicine — but many of them don’t tell their doctors, according to a new research letter published in JAMA Oncology. Complementary and alternative therapies are those that people use in addition to or ...

Source: Time
Published: 12 Apr 2019

Cancer patients turning to complementary and alternative medicines

One-third of cancer patients use complementary and alternative medicine to help treat their illness but do not tell their doctor, new research has found. Researchers at the University of Texas surveyed 3,100 cancer patients, and found that 33 per cent ...

Source: MSN
Published: 12 Apr 2019

One-third of people with cancer use complementary and alternative medicines

A stunning one-third of people with a cancer diagnosis use complementary and alternative medicines such as meditation, yoga, acupuncture, herbal medicine, and supplements. UT Southwestern Medical Center's Dr. Nina Sanford made the discovery that's now ...

Source: News Medical
Published: 12 Apr 2019