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The other medicines

Author: Richard L Grossman
Publisher: Garden City, N.Y. : Doubleday, 1985.
Edition/Format:   Print book : English : 1st edView all editions and formats
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As head of the Health in Medicine Project at New York's Montefiore Medical Center, Grossman is concerned with the theoretical and practical synthesis of orthodox and unorthodox healing systems. In the first half of this book he describes Chinese medicine, yoga, homeopathy, body work, nature cures, and home remedies, and discusses what therapeutic potential these modalities hold in the context of Western medicine.  Read more...
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Genre/Form: Popular Work
Additional Physical Format: Online version:
Grossman, Richard L. (Richard Lee), 1921-
Other medicines.
Garden City, N.Y. : Doubleday, 1985
(OCoLC)559312235
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Richard L Grossman
ISBN: 0385158343 9780385158343 0385158351 9780385158350
OCLC Number: 11867707
Description: xiii, 224 pages : illustrations ; 24 cm
Responsibility: Richard Grossman.

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As head of the Health in Medicine Project at New York's Montefiore Medical Center, Grossman is concerned with the theoretical and practical synthesis of orthodox and unorthodox healing systems. In the first half of this book he describes Chinese medicine, yoga, homeopathy, body work, nature cures, and home remedies, and discusses what therapeutic potential these modalities hold in the context of Western medicine. The second half is an illustrated how-to on the use of yoga, acupressure, herbs, and homeopathy for specific ailments. A useful annotated checklist of alternative health care books is included.

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