The Complete Idiot's Guide to Alternative Medicine

The Complete Idiot's Guide to Alternative Medicine

eBook - 1999
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Penguin Putnam

You're no idiot, of course. You call your doctor for regular check-ups, see your dentist at least once a year, and make sure your children are up to date with their immunizations. But when it comes to trying any kind of alternative medicine, you don't know the diffference between a healing tea and a healing bath. Don't rip up your herb garden yet! The Complete Idiot's Guide to Alternative Medicine gives detailed descriptions of different kinds of treatments and explains what they're all about. You'll learn what to expect when you consult an osteopath, a reflexologist, or a Chinese herbalist. In this Complete Idiot's Guide, you get:

Baker & Taylor
Offers advice on using alternative therapies to treat common complaints, including herbal treatments, acupuncture, massage therapy, food supplements, and Chinese medicine

& Taylor

The host of the nationally syndicated radio program, "Healthline with Dr. Pressman," explains such alternative medical practices as homeopathy, movement therapy, and Chinese medicine and shows readers how to use them properly to complement conventional approaches. Original. 20,000 first printing.

Publisher: New York : Alpha Books, c1999
ISBN: 9780585086156
Characteristics: 1 online resource (xxiv, 439 p.) : ill
Additional Contributors: Buff, Sheila
Alternative Title: Alternative medicine


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