Overview

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    Understanding Obesity
    In 2004, the U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) ranked obesity as the number one...
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    The Benefits of Physical Exercise
    Think exercise is all about toned abs and weight loss? It also makes you happier and smarter....
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    About Travelers Insurance
    Whether you’re hopping a flight to L.A. for a business trip or heading to Italy for the...
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    Health Benefits of Yogurt
    Yogurt has long been associated with many nutrition and health benefits. One serving of yogurt provides approximately...
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    Hot Spring Therapy
    Hot spring spas provide several benefits for the body besides just simple relaxation. The hot waters, usually...
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    Stress Affects Both Body and Mind
    Maybe it’s money trouble or the burden of caring for a sick relative.  Maybe it’s your job. ...
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    Safety and Peace of Mind
    Crime rates are on the rise and people are concerned about their family’s safety more than ever....
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    Gobo/Burdock Root Tea
    What’s Burdock Burdock, a root native to Europe and Asia, is the main source for a variety...
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    About Us
    New Medical Foundation is a private, non-profit organization formed in 2012 to assist the people living in...

 

What Is Alternative Medicine?

“Alternative medicine” is a term used to describe healing treatments that are different from conventional medical training.  Some common examples include acupuncture, massage therapy, and herbal medicine. The name “alternative” began to be used because many people used to consider these practices outside the mainstream.

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