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Complementary and Alternative Therapies


Alternative Medicine Series Complementary and alternative medicine are types of health remedies used instead of conventional medicine. This series reviews many non-traditional treatments, such as homeopathy and ayurvedic medicine, to ailments within the mind and body, as well as herbal supplements. Herbal supplements have been used around the world to help prevent disease and stay in good health. The herbal supplements module looks at over 50 herbs, from aloe vera to turmeric, to understand their uses and effects while giving safety precautions.