Complementary medicine is used in addition to regular allopathic or western medicines. ... Herbal and nutritional supplements, folk medicine, and naturopathy ...
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by Salahud-Din Abdul-Razacq
Complementary and Alternative Medicine, as defined by NCCAM, is a group of diverse medical and health care systems, practices, and products that are not presently considered to be part of conventional medicine.
Complementary medicine is used in addition to regular allopathic or western medicines.
Alternative medicine is used instead of using regular allopathic or western medicines.
Are there different types of CAM medicines? medicines?
Of course! medicines?
And they are...
Massage therapy or bodywork therapy such as Reiki, Alexander technique, and shiatsu
Chiropractor, reflexology, and Qi-gong technique, and shiatsu
Oriental bodywork, acupuncture, and acupressure technique, and shiatsu
Biofeedback, energy healing, and magnetic therapy technique, and shiatsu
What are some common treatments? naturopathy
What is a chiropractor? naturopathy
It is a practitioner that manipulates the spine for alternative medical treatments.
What is massage therapy? naturopathy
It is a complementary treatment that involves using different types of massage.
What are herbal supplements? naturopathy
They are herb or plant-based supplements used either with or without conventional medicines to treat conditions.
What is acupunture? naturopathy
It is a Chinese method that uses metal needles on certain body points to treat conditions.
What is biofeedback? naturopathy
It is a means of using the body’s energy waves with the mind to heal the body.
What can we conclude? naturopathy
There are other available treatment options. naturopathy
Medicines only work if you believe they will.
While some medicines work better together, others just work better for certain people.
Conventional medicines, as well as CAM medicines, have their own time and place.
Knowledge is the key to living a healthy life!