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Many Americans—more than 30 percent of adults and about 12 percent of children—use health care approaches developed outside of mainstream Western, or conventional, medicine. Most complementary health approaches fall into one of two subgroups—natural products or mind and body practices.
 
 
 
Herbs and Supplements (MedlinePlus)  
 
Hierbas y suplementos (MedlinePlus)
 
Integrative Therapies (Cleveland Clinic Foundation) 
 
 
 
Paying for Complementary and Integrative Health Approaches (National Center for Complementary and Integrative Health) 
 
Pago de enfoques complementarios para la salud  (National Center for Complementary and Integrative Health) 
 
 
 
Herbal Medicine (MedlinePlus)
 

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Recommended Books on CAM

American Cancer Society's Complete Guide to Complementary and Alternative Cancer Methods, 2nd ed. 
American Cancer Society (2009) 

Written for consumers, patients, and families seeking reliable information about nontraditional therapies, this is a quick and easy guide to the latest information about complementary and alternative methods most commonly available to people with cancer. 

Complementary Health for Women: A Comprehensive Treatment Guide for Major Diseases and Common Conditions   
Carolyn Chambers Clark (2008) 

This authoritative guidebook documents all the nonmedical approaches nurses will need when treating women with functional complaints, diseases, and disorders, including depression, breast cancer, menopause, pregnancy, and more.

Ancient Healing for Modern Women: Traditional Chinese Medicine for All Phases of a Woman's Life 
Xiolan Zhao (2006) 

One of Canada's most trusted and beloved health practitioners introduces American women to the wisdom of traditional Chinese medicine and the time-tested practices that have helped optimize physical and emotional health for centuries.

 

 

 

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