Alternative Health Medicines Defined: Alternative medicine is any healing practice, "that does not fall within the realm of conventional medicine." It is based on historical or cultural traditions, rather than on scientific evidence. A 1998 systematic review of studies assessing its prevalence in 13 countries concluded that about 31% of cancer patients use some form of complementary and alternative medicine. Alternative medicine varies from country to country. Jurisdictions where alternative medical practices are sufficiently widespread may license and regulate them. Edzard Ernst has said that in Austria and Germany complementary and alternative medicine is mainly in the hands of physicians, while some estimates suggest that at least half of American alternative practitioners are physicians. In Germany herbs are tightly regulated: half are prescribed by doctors and covered by health insurance based on their Commission E legislation. Alternative medicine is frequently grouped with complementary medicine or integrative medicine, which, in general, refers to the same interventions when used in conjunction with mainstream techniques, under the umbrella term complementary and alternative medicine, or CAM. Some researchers in alternative medicine object to this categorization, preferring to emphasize differences of approach, but nevertheless use the term CAM, which has become standard. Critics maintain that the terms “complementary” and “alternative medicine” are deceptive euphemisms meant to give an impression of medical authority.
Alternative health and medicines, life extensions, live forever, holistic medicines, therapies, ways to super adapt and thrive.
Free of man made changes, I believe in simplistic living.
A friend of mine from New Orleans in the USA gave me a list of vitamins, supplements, and other ingredients gave to him by the Cenegenics system.
Quite by accident, I have spent the last 15 years of my life eating natural foods, there are 200 countries where modern chemicals do not dominate life.
As a rule of thumb, sugar is unhealthy, so why not become hot and spicy?
When you hear hoofbeats, look for horses, not zebras, which means look for the simplest, most common explanation first..
The girl walked out behind the house, pulled some plants out of the ground, returned and put them into a pot, nothing more natural than that.
Mumbai Mike and Gadget working on an alternative health solution to skin cancers. Basal and Squamous Cell, Melanoma, Lymphoma of the Skin
All the random chemicals we allow to touch, breath, or enter our bodies working in concert to magnify a problem. Alone they are safe, together a danger.
Many people stop working and travel the world for one year. They experience a lifestyle of long walks in the sun, then return home and forget their walks.
There is an explosion of irrelevant information, it is good fun.
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