Alternative Medicine, Second Edition: The Definitive Guide

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Larry Trivieri, John W. Anderson
Potter/TenSpeed/Harmony, Mar 27, 2013 - Health & Fitness - 1280 pages
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The "Bible" of Alternative MedicineLearn the health secrets that millions of readers have discovered in the book that is revolutionizing health care in the United States. Alternative Medicine: The Definitive Guide is packed with lifesaving information and alternative treatments from 400 of the world'?s leading alternative physicians.Our contributors (M.D.s, Ph.D.s, Naturopaths, Doctors of Oriental Medicine, and Osteopaths) offer the safest, most affordable, and most effective remedies for over 200 serious health conditions, from cancer to obesity, heart disease to PMS. This guide is easy enough to understand to make it perfect for home reference, while it would also make a fine resource for health care providers interested in learning more about alternative medicine.
  • 70% of Americans currently use some form of alternative medicine
  • This 1,136-page encyclopedia puts all the schools of alternative medicine-50 different therapies-under one roof
  • Highlights dozens of actual patient stories and physician treatments.
 

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Contents

important Information ix Homeopathy
270
Users Guide x Hydrotherapy
278
Editorial Board T T T xi Hyperthermia V T T
290
Contributors and Consultants xiv Hypnotherapy
296
introduction by Burton Goldberg I Light Therapy
302
Medicine for the 21st Century Magnetic Field Therapy
326
MindBody Medicine
334
Alternative Therapies Nutritional Medicine
393
Candidiasis
618
Childrens Health
629
Chronic Fatigue Syndrome
650
Chronic Pain V _
662
Colds and Flu
673
Constipation
683
Diabetes
692
Flbromyalgia
705

Orthomolecular Medicine
406
Acupuncture T 62 Osteopathic Medicine T T T
413
Prolotherapy
428
Ayurvedic Medicine 86 Qigong and Tai Chi T
434
Biofeecback Training and Sound Therapy T T T T T
444
Traditional Chinese Medicine
456
Biological Dentistry I02 Yoga
465
Bodywork T T T T 119
476
Craniosacral Therapy T I62 AIDS T T T T T
489
Detoxification Therapy I68 Allergies
507
Energy Medicine T T T T 201 Senile Dementia T T
522
Enzyme Therapy 229 Osteoarthritis T
533
Herbal Medicine T 252 Autism T T
547
Back thin
557
Cancer
570
Gastrointestinal Disorders
714
Headaches
727
Hearing and Ear Disorders
739
Heart Disease
750
Hypertension High Blood Pressure
773
Mens Health
782
Mental Health
796
Multiple Sclerosis
808
Respiratory Conditions
881
Sexually Transmitted Diseases
902
Womens Health
952
How to Use This Section i i
980
P Appendices
1050
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For more than 14 years, Alternative Medicine magazine has been the trusted voice of the complementary and alternative medicine field. Alternative Medicine guides and inspires its readers to make informed decisions about their health and well-being in every facet of their lives. Its editorial content, backed by the strength and credibility of the research in peer-reviewed practitioner journals, emphasizes practical solutions and gives readers the information they need to better care for themselves.

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