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The Resource Alternative therapies, Debra A. Miller, book editor

Alternative therapies, Debra A. Miller, book editor

Label
Alternative therapies
Title
Alternative therapies
Statement of responsibility
Debra A. Miller, book editor
Contributor
Subject
Language
eng
Member of
Cataloging source
DLC
Dewey number
615.5
Index
index present
LC call number
R733
LC item number
.A515 2009
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
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Miller, Debra A
Series statement
Current controversies
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
Alternative medicine
Label
Alternative therapies, Debra A. Miller, book editor
Instantiates
Publication
Copyright
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 193-197) and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
What are alternative therapies? Chapter overview / National Center for Complementary and Alternative Medicine ; Chiropractic therapy manually adjusts the musculoskeletal system to promote healing / National Women's Health Resource Center ; Acupuncture overview / University of Maryland Medical Center ; Massage therapy seeks to relieve stress and muscle/joint pain / Cathy Wong ; Homeopathy treats symptoms with like substances / Psychology Today ; Dietary supplements seek to promote good health / Walter C. Willet ; Energy healers work with the body's energy field / National Center for Complementary and Alternative Medicine ; Naturopathic medicine helps the body heal itself / Alternativemedicinechannel -- Are alternative therapies safe? Chapter overview / Bridget Butler ; Natural remedies offer a safe alternative to dangerous prescription drugs / Chris Sumbs ; Acupuncture is safe and effective / Emily Laber-Warren ; Many alternative medical treatments are safe if performed properly / Consumer Reports on Health ; Pets can be safely treated with noninvasive, natural remedies / Victoria Anisman-Reiner ; Natural does not mean safe / Sarah Houlton ; The safety and quality of wild herbs vary / WHO Drug Information ; Some alternative medicines may pose dangers for kids / Kathleen M. Boozang and Anne Lyren -- Are alternative therapies beneficial to health? Alternative medicine can save lives / Megan Irwin ; Some alternative therapies have been shown to work / Focus on Healthy Aging ; Alternative medicine can help alleviate pain and chronic conditions / Women's Health Advisor ; Alternative therapies can complement Western medicine / Matthew Solan ; Alternative therapies are quackery / Stephen Barrett ; Alternative medicine is ineffective by definition / Telegraph.co.uk ; Naturopathy is a pseudoscience / Barry L. Beyerstein and Susan Downie -- Should the government regulate alternative therapies? Alternative therapies should be held to the same safety and competency standards as conventional medicine / Mary Ellen Schneider ; Regulation of alternative medicine is necessary, but only after more research / Edzard Ernst ; FDA regulation of dietary supplements should be strengthened / Committee on the Use of Complementary and Alternative Medicine by the American Public ; Regulation of alternative therapies would serve no purpose ; FDA regulation of alternative therapies could cost Medicare billions of dollars / Nutraceuticals International ; FDA regulation of supplements would violate Americans' health freedom / Ron Paul
Control code
ocm227574091
Dimensions
24 cm.
Extent
207 pages
Isbn
9780737741292
Lccn
2008020841
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
System control number
  • (OCoLC)227574091
  • (OCoLC)227574091
  • (Sirsi) a1003784
Label
Alternative therapies, Debra A. Miller, book editor
Publication
Copyright
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 193-197) and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
What are alternative therapies? Chapter overview / National Center for Complementary and Alternative Medicine ; Chiropractic therapy manually adjusts the musculoskeletal system to promote healing / National Women's Health Resource Center ; Acupuncture overview / University of Maryland Medical Center ; Massage therapy seeks to relieve stress and muscle/joint pain / Cathy Wong ; Homeopathy treats symptoms with like substances / Psychology Today ; Dietary supplements seek to promote good health / Walter C. Willet ; Energy healers work with the body's energy field / National Center for Complementary and Alternative Medicine ; Naturopathic medicine helps the body heal itself / Alternativemedicinechannel -- Are alternative therapies safe? Chapter overview / Bridget Butler ; Natural remedies offer a safe alternative to dangerous prescription drugs / Chris Sumbs ; Acupuncture is safe and effective / Emily Laber-Warren ; Many alternative medical treatments are safe if performed properly / Consumer Reports on Health ; Pets can be safely treated with noninvasive, natural remedies / Victoria Anisman-Reiner ; Natural does not mean safe / Sarah Houlton ; The safety and quality of wild herbs vary / WHO Drug Information ; Some alternative medicines may pose dangers for kids / Kathleen M. Boozang and Anne Lyren -- Are alternative therapies beneficial to health? Alternative medicine can save lives / Megan Irwin ; Some alternative therapies have been shown to work / Focus on Healthy Aging ; Alternative medicine can help alleviate pain and chronic conditions / Women's Health Advisor ; Alternative therapies can complement Western medicine / Matthew Solan ; Alternative therapies are quackery / Stephen Barrett ; Alternative medicine is ineffective by definition / Telegraph.co.uk ; Naturopathy is a pseudoscience / Barry L. Beyerstein and Susan Downie -- Should the government regulate alternative therapies? Alternative therapies should be held to the same safety and competency standards as conventional medicine / Mary Ellen Schneider ; Regulation of alternative medicine is necessary, but only after more research / Edzard Ernst ; FDA regulation of dietary supplements should be strengthened / Committee on the Use of Complementary and Alternative Medicine by the American Public ; Regulation of alternative therapies would serve no purpose ; FDA regulation of alternative therapies could cost Medicare billions of dollars / Nutraceuticals International ; FDA regulation of supplements would violate Americans' health freedom / Ron Paul
Control code
ocm227574091
Dimensions
24 cm.
Extent
207 pages
Isbn
9780737741292
Lccn
2008020841
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
System control number
  • (OCoLC)227574091
  • (OCoLC)227574091
  • (Sirsi) a1003784

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