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Alternative medicine

Author: Catherine G Davis
Publisher: Minneapolis, Minn. : Twenty-First Century Books, ©2012.
Series: USA today health reports.
Edition/Format:   Print book : Juvenile audience : EnglishView all editions and formats
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Discusses forms of alternative medical therapies, including herbal remedies, acupuncture, and yoga; outlines their pros and cons; and explains how each can be used alone or in conjunction with conventional medicine to achieve a healthy lifestyle.
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Genre/Form: Literature
Juvenile works
Juvenile literature
Material Type: Juvenile audience
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Catherine G Davis
ISBN: 9780761381457 0761381457
OCLC Number: 745609450
Description: 112 pages : illustrations ; 24 cm.
Contents: Taking a broad approach to health --
What is alternative medicine? --
Herbal treatments and dietary supplements --
The mind-body connection --
Hands-on treatments --
Energy-based therapy --
Whole medical systems --
Looking to the future.
Series Title: USA today health reports.
Responsibility: Catherine G. Davis.

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Discusses forms of alternative medical therapies, including herbal remedies, acupuncture, and yoga; outlines their pros and cons; and explains how each can be used alone or in conjunction with conventional medicine to achieve a healthy lifestyle.

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