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Facts About Experimental Medical Treatment

If you could choose the most advanced medical treatment, would you want it? When the reality of a serious illness hits, most patients and their loved ones want the best possible treatment. For many, that means getting the safest, most up-to-date intervention possible. But the definitions of “best” and “most up-to-date” differ between individuals. JGI/Tom […]

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B2B marketplace for alternative medicine raises $240 million

A Canadian B2B marketplace that caters to alternative medicine professionals in the United States and Canada marked an important new round of investment capital. We plan to make significant investments in people, technology, partnerships and acquisitions to accelerate our growth strategy. Kyle Braatz, CEO Full Script Full Script, an Ottawa-based marketplace that provides supplement delivery […]

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The expansion of alternative medicine beyond the Himalayas

When Bishwa Nath Oli, 51, visited the Swayambhu branch of the Phende Clinic in February this year, he was not sure what to expect. At the time, Oli suffered from painful gout caused by high levels of uric acid, a medical condition he had had for almost ten years. After trying different treatment methods to […]

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Growing Acceptance of Oriental Herbal Medicines and Alternative Medicine Drives Global Ginseng Market Value to US$2.08 Billion

Korea Agro-Fisheries and Food Trade Corp. promotes healthy Korean food through the Korean Pavilion at Expo 2020 The global market value of ginseng is estimated at over US$2.08 billion and is growing due to the worldwide acceptance of oriental herbal and alternative medicine; South Korea accounts for more than half of the world’s ginseng consumption […]

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America’s battles over medical treatment choices didn’t start with COVID-19 and ivermectin

Homepage The Modern Law Library America’s battles over medical treatment choices… The Modern Law Library America’s battles over medical treatment choices didn’t start with COVID-19 and ivermectin By Lee Rawles November 24, 2021, 8:48 a.m. CST Like the legal profession, the practice of medicine in the United States is highly regulated. But that hasn’t always […]

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Common use of alternative medicine in patients with hidradenitis suppurativa

November 22, 2021 1 minute read Source/Disclosures Published by: Source: Lane J, et al. J Drugs Dermatol. 2021.doi:10.36849/JDD.6046. Disclosures: Lane does not report any relevant financial information. Please see the study for relevant financial information from all other authors. ADD A SUBJECT TO EMAIL ALERTS Receive an email when new articles are published on Please […]

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Patients with malignant glaucoma respond better to surgical treatment than to medical treatment

November 19, 2021 1 minute read Source/Disclosures Published by: Source: SL side. Treatment regimens for malignant glaucoma in the United States: analysis of the IRIS registry. Presented at the meeting of the American Academy of Ophthalmology; November 12-15, 2021; New Orleans. Disclosures: Cote does not report any relevant financial information. ADD A SUBJECT TO EMAIL […]

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Maintain appropriate record of medical treatment: Head of PMC

PATIAL: The 19th Annual Conference of the Punjab Academy of Forensic Medicine and Toxicology (PAFMAT), a state body of forensic medicine and forensic experts, was organized by the Department of Forensic Medicine and Toxicology, Government Medical College here on “New Challenges in Forensic Practice”. Opening the conference, Chairman of the Punjab Medical Council, Dr. AS […]

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Keep an appropriate record of medical treatment: Head of PMC

PATIAL: The 19th Annual Conference of the Punjab Academy of Forensic Medicine and Toxicology (PAFMAT), a state body of forensic medicine and forensic experts, was organized by the Department of Forensic Medicine and Toxicology, Government Medical College here on “New Challenges in Forensic Practice”. Opening the conference, Chairman of the Punjab Medical Council, Dr. AS […]

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The practice of alternative medicine offers good health through the feet – The Oakland Press

For Roberta Eggart and other reflexologists, the key to good health is under your feet. Reflexology, an alternative medicine practice that involves applying pressure to areas of the feet or hands, can relieve chronic pain and stress and provide relief to cancer patients. The basic theory of reflexology is that the areas of the feet, […]

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Can court-ordered medical treatment be provided to a patient when the patient’s physician deems it unnecessary or potentially harmful?

QUESTION: I have read about courts ordering doctors/hospitals to administer ivermectin to patients with COVID-19. It is my understanding that these court cases follow the doctor/hospital’s refusal to do so due to the lack of approval for the use of ivermectin in these circumstances and/or their particular conclusion that this use of ivermectin is unnecessary, […]

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Kenya: Bill seeks to regulate alternative medicine

Parliament moved to regulate alternative medicine to ensure practitioners work under formal guidelines, including proof of their medical history. The National Assembly’s health committee is working on a bill that will regulate the operations of traditional herbalists. MPs retreated to Mombasa over the weekend to consider the cost of health care in the country. The […]

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Hospital accused of covering up fatal error in medical treatment

The family of a 43-year-old Ankeny woman who died in 2019 is suing a Des Moines hospital, alleging staff botched a medical procedure and then tried to cover up their mistake. The lawsuit alleges that Meredith Miller was injured in a car accident on December 15, 2019, when the vehicle she was in, driven by […]