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Mobile medical treatment for the poor and needy by a private hospital

HDL partnered with the Wockhardt Foundation to develop a mobile medical treatment center for the city’s poorest residents. The project, which will be operational in the financial year 2021-2022, is being carried out over a period of three years at a cost of Rs 1.05 crore, according to the company. Each year, approximately 25,000 people […]

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Massive Growth of the Remote Medical Treatment Devices Market in the Medical Sector with Forecast 2021-2028 – The Bollywood Ticket

The remote medical treatment devices market is expected to grow over the forecast period owing to driving factors such as the growing prevalence of prostate cancer, which is mainly growing in North America, Asia-Pacific and other countries. other regions. The growing geriatric population across the globe is leading the market growth over the forecast period. […]

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The CNOP launches an alternative medicine service for pathologies such as diabetes, stress and anxiety

The leader of the National Confederation of People’s Organizations (CNOP) in the municipality of Tecoman, Jonathan Castillo Tellezannounced that with the social programs managed by the CNOP, from March 5, every Saturday from 9 a.m. to 12 p.m. they will begin with a program of alternative medicinewhich consists of free care homeopathy to treat diseases […]

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Working on the issue of alternative medicine – ANCA Vasculitis News

Among many health support communities, there is an ongoing discussion about pharmaceuticals versus natural healing. Once we, the patients, have a diagnosis, the next step is to determine a treatment plan. But how do we know what is the best way to keep our immune system clean and functioning, with the lowest risk of disease […]

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Day Onu, Iwu, Adodo and others have charted a new path for alternative medicine in Nigeria

By Fred ItuaAbuja At On February 22, scientists, politicians and alternative medicine stakeholders in Nigeria gathered in Abuja to chart a new course for herbal medicine in the country, during the public presentation of Healing Plants of Nigeria: Ethnomedicine and Therapeutic Applications , authored by Rev. Fr. Anselm Adodo and Prof. Maurice Iwu. Published in […]

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Lagos to crack down on unregistered complementary and alternative medicine practitioners

FIC Report (Lagos State) – The Lagos State Traditional Medicine Board (LSTMB) has announced that it will enforce National Health Council (NCH) guidelines requiring all Complementary and Alternative Medicine (CAM) practitioners in all parts of the countries to register their operations or face the full wrath of the law. Speaking on the resolutions passed at […]

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Texas classifies medical treatment of trans minors as abuse, threatens parents and orders caregivers to report

Republican Texas Attorney General Ken Paxton has said any medical treatment of transgender minors is child abuse and said his office could prosecute parents of transgender children, as well as ‘compulsory reporters’ who fail to report not the medical treatment of transgender children to the state. Meanwhile, Republican Gov. Greg Abbott urged state officials to […]

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Overseas medical treatment costs Nigeria $11 billion

Overseas medical treatment continues despite Buhari’s promise to end it By Jeph Ajobaju, Editor-in-Chief Nigerians have spent $11.01 billion on medical care abroad in 10 years, according to Central Bank of Nigeria (CBN) balance of payments data, a capital flight that is depleting foreign exchange reserves and weakens the naira. Nigerians spent $11.01 billion on […]

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Myanmar junta refuses to treat political prisoners

The regime released convicted felons from Insein prison on February 12 to mark the 75th anniversary of Union Day. / No Myo By The Irrawaddy February 18, 2022 Political prisoners held at Insein prison in Yangon say they are being denied proper medical treatment for injuries caused by junta beatings, and many […]

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Prince Charles’ love affair with alternative medicine

We live in a time when health-related pseudoscience and misinformation are rampant and doing real damage. the pandemic clarified this fact. One of the ways pseudoscience and misinformation have been allowed to spread is through the guise of “alternative medicine.” That is to say by definition, alternative medicine encompasses health practices that exist outside of […]

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Lagos to crack down on unregistered alternative medicine practitioners – Channels Television

A file photo of Lagos State Governor Babajide Sanwo-Olu. The Lagos State Government, through the Traditional Medicine Board (LSTMB), has said that it will begin its crackdown on unregistered Complementary and Alternative Medicine (CAM) practitioners in all regions of the country. This was revealed in a statement by the board’s public affairs officer, Segun Ogunleye, […]

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A cutting-edge medical treatment offering a new lease of life to heart failure patients

Although the heart is the strongest muscle in the human body, the gradual weakening of the heart muscles reduces the functioning of the heart and the patient leads to a condition called heart failure. However, this does not mean that the heart has failed or stopped working, but rather that the heart is working at […]

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Prince Charles and alternative medicine – A lost royal cause?

Twelve years ago, at a conference at St. James’s Palace, Prince Charles told an audience he “felt proud” to have been called “the enemy of the Enlightenment”. Edzard Ernst Revisiting traditional thinking before about 1650 clearly appealed to the heir to the throne – going back to a time when Locke, Voltaire, Descartes and Hume […]

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Endoscopic sinus surgery with effective medical therapy for chronic rhinosinusitis with nasal polyps

Patients with chronic rhinosinusitis with nasal polyps were found to benefit more from the combination of endoscopic sinus surgery and medical treatment compared to medical treatment alone, although the minimal clinically important difference was not reached. According to the results of a study published in Respiratory Medicine The Lancet. Typically performed when patients with CRSwNP […]

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Lawsuits have been filed for the medical treatment of a mentally ill mother who killed children

Andrew McGinley and his wife Deirdre Morley, the mentally ill mother who killed their three children, have both brought medical negligence claims against the HSE in relation to her care. The governors of St Patrick’s Hospital in Dublin and a consultant psychiatrist are also named defendants in separate suits filed with the High Court on […]

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Health system, companies are responsible for interest in alternative medicine

By Christopher Hernández January 10, 2022 Juana Garcia / The Cougar The current trend towards alternative medicine is often credited to the anti-vaccine movement, but America’s flawed healthcare system and the companies that sell these treatments are causing people to seek out these other options. Although alternative medicine doesn’t always work, instead of shaming the […]

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Military medical treatment facilities could improve access to emergency C-sections

Illustration depicting a caesarean section. Credit: BruceBlaus/Wikipedia/CC BY 3.0 In the United States, maternal mortality rates remain higher than in comparable countries and racial disparities persist. While many countries have seen improvements in maternal mortality rates, US rates have increased to approximately 16.9 pregnancy-associated deaths per 100,000 live births between 2006 and 2016 and currently […]

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Military medical treatment facilities could improve access to emergency obstetric care in underserved areas

In the United States, maternal mortality rates remain higher than in comparable countries and racial disparities persist. While many countries have seen improvements in maternal mortality rates, US rates have increased to approximately 16.9 pregnancy-associated deaths per 100,000 live births between 2006 and 2016 and currently have a higher maternal mortality rate. than more than […]

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OBHealthy hosts a webinar to highlight the importance of preventative medical treatment during the pandemic

SOUTH ORANGE, NJ, January 7, 2022 /PRNewswire/ — What do you expect to be different in your medical care this year? Expert doctors will answer this question and other health issues that webinar attendees would like to discuss. This is an opportunity for you to participate and ask medical questions. You will have the opportunity […]

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Alternative medicine, science and Covid-19

Columnists Alternative medicine, science and Covid-19 Thursday 06 January 2022 By BITANGE NDEMOMore from this author Summary Almost two years into the Covid-19 pandemic, the world is still in mental confusion. The pandemic has claimed so many lives, but no country has suffered economic and social upheaval. The discovery of vaccines has raised hopes that […]

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rule to protect gender-affirming medical treatment in Washington state goes into effect January 1 | Local

OLYMPIA — A rule to shore up access to gender-affirming health care in Washington state is set to go into effect January 1, 2022. Washington Insurance Commissioner Mike Kreidler passed the rule November 30, 2021 , which incorporates the Gender Affirming Treatment Act into state law. (SB 5313), passed by the Washington State Legislature in […]

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Rule to protect gender-affirming medical treatment comes into force on January 1

December 28, 2021 OLYMPIA, Wash. – A rule aimed at consolidating access to gender-affirming health care in Washington state goes into effect Jan. 1, 2022. Insurance Commissioner Mike Kreidler passed the rule Nov. 30, 2021, which enshrines into state law the Gender Affirming Treatment Act (SB 5313), passed by the Washington State Legislature in 2021. […]

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Don’t Despise Alternative Medicine: Governor

Chief Minister MK Stalin calls on medical graduates to serve people in rural areas Calling on doctors not to overlook alternative systems of medicine, Governor RN Ravi called on them on Monday to be open-minded and try to scientifically assess and validate it. He urged them to guard against over-commercialization of health care. Presiding over […]

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Major spike in US adults skipping medical treatment due to cost

Credit: Pixabay/CC0 Public domain According to the latest survey from the nonprofit, nonpartisan organization West Health and Gallup, the global analytics and advisory firm. Even about 20% of the nation’s highest-income households, those earning more than $120,000 a year, bear the cost of not seeking care, up from 3% during the same period. The survey, […]

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Can strokes be treated with alternative medicine?

The Stroke Treatment Market is Expected to Reach a Value of $15 billion by 2027 Algernon Pharmaceuticals, a drug repurposing company, is investigating the use of established psychedelic drug DMT for stroke treatment Algernon plans to be the first company in the world to pursue DMT for stroke in humans Commercials and public service announcements […]

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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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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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WCRI Update: No Delays in Medical Treatment of Workers’ Compensation at Height of Pandemic: Risk and Insurance

Study shows no significant delay in workers’ compensation care early in COVID-19 pandemic. A new study from the Workers Compensation Research Institute, titled “The Early Impact of COVID-19 on Medical Treatment for Workers Compensation Non-COVID-19 Claims,” found virtually no delays in treatment during the first two quarters of the pandemic. The report aimed to “investigate […]

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Adding dapagliflozin to effective and cost-effective medical treatment in HFrEF

August 16, 2021 2 minute read Source/Disclosures Published by: Disclosures: Isaza 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 provide your email address to receive an email when […]

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Alternative medicine practitioners cannot use the title “doctor”: HC

The High Court, in a written verdict, said on Saturday that the Department of Health and Family Planning on September 3, 2014 unlawfully allowed practitioners of alternative medicine to use the title ‘doctor’ before their name. The bench of judges Ashraful Kamal and Razik-Al-Jalil also issued four directives, including the immediate development of a plan, […]

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Alternative Medicine Bible Review: Natural Remedies Book?

Alternative medicine refers to any practice that aspires to the therapeutic effects of medicine but lacks biological plausibility, is untested, untestable, or ineffective. Alternative therapies all have one thing in common: they exist outside the realm of medical science and are based on pseudoscience. When traditional practices are applied outside their original contexts without proper […]

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Louisville Herbalists Explore Alternative Medicine and Herbalism

When Robert Gittli seriously injured his back at the age of 17, doctors suggested putting a titanium rod in his back to correct the injury, even though he wouldn’t be able to fully function after the operation. . Not wanting to give up his mobility, he knew there had to be another way. So the […]

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Ontario doctor Richard Nahas wants to bring evidence to alternative medicine

Breadcrumb Links Canada Photo by iStock /Getty Images Content of the article There has long been a scientific and cultural divide between conventional and alternative forms of healing. Advertisement 2 This ad has not loaded yet, but your article continues below. Content of the article Now an Ontario doctor is trying to bridge the gap. […]

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Alternative medicine helped me recover from low testosterone

There is an ongoing debate regarding alternative vs modern medicine. Both of these branches of medicine have evolved due to technological advancements. People are also choosing to educate themselves with more readily available information. Due to my past struggles with Cushing’s disease and other resulting issues, I have tried both types of treatment and want […]

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Psychotherapy as medical treatment

REMARK With the development of modern psychotherapy by Sigmund Freud in the 1890s, a new method of treating psychopathology was born. A neurologist by training, Freud was above all a doctor who, in 1895, wrote that he wanted to create with psychoanalysis “a psychology that would be a natural science”.1 Throughout his career, Freud maintained […]

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Semaglutide promises a ‘new era’ in the medical treatment of obesity

Source/Disclosures Published by: Source: Kaplan LM, et al. 3-CT-SY27. Presented at the American Diabetes Association Scientific Sessions, June 25-29, 2021 (virtual meeting). Disclosures: Kaplan reports that he has received consultant fees from Eli Lilly, Gelesis, GI Dynamics, Intellihealth, Johnson & Johnson, Novo Nordisk, Pfizer, Rhythm Pharmaceuticals, the NIH, and the Institute of Obesity and Nutrition. […]

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66% of Americans want health insurance companies to cover alternative medicine

Young consumers less likely to have health insurance, more likely to use alternative medicine A prophetic tweet once said, “Gen Z will punch a cop in the face but be afraid to make doctors [sic] meet on the phone.” ValuePenguin doesn’t have the data to back up either claim, but researchers have found that Gen […]

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Local focus: aspiring herbalist joins the alternative medicine market

The market apothecary gains a loyal clientele. Produced with funding from NZ On Air. Foraging is part of Keely’s daily activities. As a herbalist, she and her faithful companion Sprocky roam the parks of Whanganui and Awa in search of medicinal plants and herbs. “An herbalist is someone who works in relation to plants,” Keely […]

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Medicare slow to respond to growing interest of older adults in alternative medicine

Not only are people living longer, but according to recent research from Duke University, they are also living better. Today’s older people are increasingly healthier in mind and body as they age more than ever. They are also postponing their retirement and working later. Over the past 20 years, the percentage of working Americans in […]

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Medical therapy for endometriosis

But for women who fail such treatment due to progesterone resistance or intolerance to these compounds, other options are needed. The Belgian authors selected 11 articles published from a literature search in the PubMed and Embase electronic databases up to December 2020. The search was limited to peer-reviewed English full texts that reported data on […]

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Recent Cases of Bad Faith Concerning the Reasonableness of Medical Treatment | Cozen O’Connor

In two recent cases, courts have shown great deference to physicians treating patients in determining the reasonableness of medical treatment. This deference seems to reflect a reluctance of the courts to decide what health care is appropriate for a patient. In Peterson v. Western National Mut. Ins. Co., 946 NW2d 903 (Minn. 2020), the policyholder […]

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Health Care Inequities: Salaam Community Wellness Center to Bring Holistic Alternative Medicine to Chicago’s Woodlawn Neighborhood

CHICAGO (WLS) – “I think there are enough, as they say, woke people now who are going to keep the pressure on the whole system,” said Dr. Constance D. Shabazz, founder and CEO of the Salaam Community Wellness Center. . Dr. Shabazz is one of those people. She promises change in Chicago’s Woodlawn neighborhood with […]

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Refusing medical treatment: do you have the right to say no?

Key points: Individual autonomy is a core value in Western medical systems. Courts have upheld the right of patients to choose their own medical treatment, even when their decisions may result in ill health or death. The right to refuse medical treatment can only be overridden when a patient is found by a court to […]

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Curative care Medical treatment and therapy

Curative care refers to treatments and therapies provided to a patient with the primary goal of completely resolving a disease and with the goal of returning the patient – ideally – to their state of health before the disease manifested itself. For example, when a patient receives curative care for breast cancer, the goal is […]

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Americans still pay out of pocket for complementary and alternative medicine

Garlic chicken soup was once the standard cold remedy, and peppermint was used to soothe an upset stomach rather than going to the pharmacy for an over-the-counter pill. Grandma’s remedies are making a comeback: About 59 million Americans spend out-of-pocket on complementary health approaches, totaling about $30.2 billion a year, according to information provided by […]

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Alternative medicine is no longer an ‘outsider’ in the Swiss healthcare system

​​​​​​​ Acupuncturists already need a license to practice in 20 of the 26 Swiss cantons. Thomas Fredberg/Scientific Photo Library Once on the fringes of the healthcare system, growing public demand for complementary medicine has led to increased regulation in an effort to eliminate bad apples and improve patient safety. It’s the result of a lot […]

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The psychology of alternative medicine

“Pseudoscience is popular because it confirms what we believe; science is unpopular because it makes us question what we believe. Good science, like good art, often upends our established ways of seeing the world.” —Carol Tavris, social psychologist Source: Pixabay With Gwyneth Paltrow’s new Netflix docuseries, The Goop Lab, slated to launch on January 24, […]

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Is CBD a Trojan horse for mainstream alternative medicine?

Troy Trygstad, PharmD, PhD, MBA, gives CBD facts and fiction. Cannabidiol (cbd) is a non-psychotropic extract found in cannabis plants. One of over 100 cannabinoids found in cannabis plants, it has burst onto the US market in recent years. Cannabinoids are active with cannabinoid receptors in the brain. For decades, understanding of cannabinoids has been […]

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Launch of the CAMP complementary and alternative medicine platform, nutrition e-commerce

Founded in December 2018, the Complementary & Alternative Medicine Platform (CAMP) has just launched its beta version. With over 100 practitioners already registered, from nutritionists to reiki healers and osteopaths to yoga teachers, users will be able to book appointments online and receive nutritional product recommendations from these professionals. The accompanying e-commerce platform is expected […]

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The conflict between alternative medicine and medical science dates back to the 19th century

Medicine today is a highly specialized science, advanced by expensive laboratory research published in reputable scientific journals, following strict criteria of scientific evidence. Meanwhile, unorthodox or alternative medicine thrives on divergent theories, which more or less conflict with orthodox medicine. This division dates back to the 19and century, where the central themes of the modern […]

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Optimal medical therapy with or without PCI for stable coronary artery disease

The authors’ affiliations are as follows: Western New York Veterans Affairs (VA) Healthcare Network and Buffalo General Hospital–SUNY, Buffalo, NY (WEB); South Texas Veterans Health Care System – Audie Murphy Campus, San Antonio, TX (RAO, PC); McMaster University Medical Center, Hamilton, ON, Canada (KKT); VA Cooperative Studies Program Coordinating Center, VA Connecticut Health System, West […]