Alternative medicine

Why alternative medicine should be incorporated into conventional health care

A proposal to restructure primary health care in South Africa offers the perfect opportunity to formally integrate complementary and alternative medicine into the country’s health system. Complementary and alternative medicine is any practice of medicine that is outside of traditional conventional medicine. allopathic Medication. Some of these medicines can come from natural herbs and are […]

Alternative medicine

Labels like “Alternative Medicine” don’t matter. Science does.

I would say that not all of the therapies I mention here are considered complementary therapies – they are often just considered therapies. This is because they have been studied and proven to work. Too often, however, those who consider themselves proponents of alternative medicine disdain the idea that any of their treatments should be […]