Integrative Medicine

WHY HASN'T MY SPECIALIST RECOMMENDED WELLNESS PROGRAMS?

Integrative medicine may be a beneficial addition to traditional treatment, yet not every specialists recommends it. Nutrition and wellness experts provide their insight into why wellness programs may go unmentioned.

HOW CAN AN INTEGRATIVE PHYSICIAN OR NUTRITIONIST HELP ME WITH MY CURRENT TREATMENT?

What can integrative physicians and/or nutritionists offer to my current treatment? Nutrition and wellness experts provide insight.

National Center for Complementary and Alternative Medicine

The National Center for Complementary and Alternative Medicine (NCCAM) is the U.S. federal government’s lead agency for scientific research on the diverse medical and health care systems, practices, and products that are not generally considered part of conventional medicine.
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INTEGRATIVE MEDICINE

Integrative medicine is the methodology of integrating all aspects of care – from traditional Western medicine modalities to acupuncture, homeopathy, Chinese medicine, ayurvedic, yoga and more. Complementary and alternative medicines are therapies that may assist patients in coping with cancer, treatments, and side effects.