alternative medicine

Alternative Medicine Conferences

Complementary and Alternative Medicine (CAM) is defined as a medical system, practice or product that is not usually thought of as standard care. Experience and learn about alternative medicine, acupuncture, massage, meditation, yoga, Tai Chi, bodywork, Craniosacral therapy, Shiatsu, color therapy, aromatherapy, humor therapy, Reiki, astrology, herbal therapy, Ayurveda and Chinese medicine, hypnosis and counseling with our workshops, seminars and holistic clinic.

In 2003, a project funded by the CDC identified 208 condition-treatment pairs, of which 58{81e094de5f9698b6650739df65a0281ee1c031cdcd8e6b18ca7d9b911a0631ef} had been studied by at least one randomized controlled trial (RCT), and 23{81e094de5f9698b6650739df65a0281ee1c031cdcd8e6b18ca7d9b911a0631ef} had been assessed with a meta-analysis 209 According to a 2005 book by a US Institute of Medicine panel, the number of RCTs focused on CAM has risen dramatically.alternative medicine

Second, medicine is being weaponized as a means of turning culture away from the core principles of intrinsic human dignity and the equality/sanctity of life, into a society more focused on radical and atomistic individualism and utilitarian outcomes.alternative medicine

In 2006, the National Center for Complementary and Alternative Medicine, part of the National Institutes of Health, supported a study at the University of California at San Francisco, the San Francisco Veterans Affairs Medical Center and Northern California Kaiser Permanente.alternative medicine

In 2008 the UK annual spend on alternative health treatments was £4.5 billion, a market that has grown by nearly 50{81e094de5f9698b6650739df65a0281ee1c031cdcd8e6b18ca7d9b911a0631ef} in the last decade.4 This increasing expense would be surprising if people were not actually benefiting and may reduce the current increasing expenditure if it keeps patients away from General Practice and hospitals.