Acupuncture is a system of medicine that originated in China over 5,000 years ago. It is in use today around the world as part of traditional Chinese medicine, and has become integrated into Western medicine as well. It is even in use in some hospitals as a form of anesthesia.
Bach Flower Remedies were created by British Physician Edward Bach (1886 to 1936). Bach was House Surgeon at the University College Hospital in London, where he trained. He also worked as a bacteriologist, pathologist, and in the fields of on vaccination and homeopathic nosodes.
Google has found it can monitor search data such as “flu symptoms,” “fever,” “influenza,” as a way to determine the number of flu cases occurring in the United States. They are now offering an interactive map where users can click to see the number of outbreaks in a specific area, based on the searches collected
Mind-body medicine provides alternatives to complement medical treatment and prevention options for cancer-free living. Nutrition, exercise, lifestyle, as well as diet, and meditation all play a part. During this, Breast Cancer Awareness Month, women should take the time to familiarize themselves with lifestyle risk factors
A study published in the Journal of American Medical Association way back in 1998 showed that visits to alterative practitioners increased from 34% in 1990 to 42% in 1997, in such disciplines as herbal medicine, massage, megavitamins, self-help groups, folk remedies, energy healing, and homeopathy.