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Alternative Medicine

Alt HealthWatch

Alt HealthWatch focuses on complementary, holistic and integrated approaches to health care and wellness. It offers full-text articles for more than 200 international, and often peer-reviewed journals, reports, pamphlets, booklets, original research and book excerpts.

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e-CPS

e-CPS provides online access to the most current Canadian drug information at the point of care. An advanced, yet user-friendly service that is updated regularly.

 

Related Programs

We offer many  programs in the area of "alternative medicine & wellness." Check out some of the latest Programs offered at the library

 

Websites

The National Center for Complementary and Alternative Medicine
Part of the U.S. National Institutes of Health, the Centre identifies and evaluates unconventional care practices,supports and conducts research and research training on these practices and disseminates information. Their web site offers an overview of the six broad categories of alternative medicine: diet-nutrition-lifestyle changes, mind-body interventions, bioelectromagnetic applications, alternative systems of medical practice, manual healing, pharmacological and biological treatments, and herbal medicine.

Mayo Clinic: Complementary and Alternative Medicine
From medical professionals at the Mayo Clinic, an overview of types of complementary and alternative medical treatments and a list of links to doctor's advice and research information about alternative treatments for specific diseases and conditions.