Loading, please wait...

product description page

Complementary and Alternative Medicine Information for Teens : Health Tips About Diverse Medical and

Complementary and Alternative Medicine Information for Teens : Health Tips About Diverse Medical and - image 1 of 1

About this item

This resource supplies teens with information on complementary and alternative medicine systems, therapies, and practices, through documents and excerpts from publications issued by various government agencies, as well as some original material. It explains the definition of complementary and alternative medicine, its use in the US, talking to a healthcare provider, selecting a practitioner, and other basics; whole medical systems, including traditional Chinese medicine, Ayurvedic medicine, homeopathic medicine, Native American medicine, naturopathy, and osteopathy; manipulative practices and movement therapies like chiropractic medicine, massage therapy, reflexology, spinal manipulation, the Feldenkrais method, and the Alexander technique; mind and body medicine, including biofeedback, relaxation techniques, meditation, hypnotherapy, aromatherapy, guided imagery, feng shui, shiatsu, tai chi and qi gong, and yoga; biologically based practices related to nutrition, dietary supplements, botanical products, herbal medicine, antioxidants, medical ******, fad diets, probiotics, enzyme therapy, detoxification diets, and Gerson therapy; energy medicine involving acupuncture, magnet therapy, therapeutic touch, and Reiki; art and music therapy; complementary and alternative medicine treatments for cancer and other diseases and conditions, including pain, attention deficit hyperactivity disorder, asthma, diabetes, and behavioral health; and clinical trials. Annotation ©2018 Ringgold, Inc., Portland, OR (protoview.com)
Number of Pages: 399
Genre: Juvenile Nonfiction
Series Title: Teen Health
Format: Hardcover
Publisher: Omnigraphics Inc
Age Range: Teen
Language: English
Street Date: March 9, 2018
TCIN: 53074343
UPC: 9780780816176
Item Number (DPCI): 248-54-2369
If the item details above aren’t accurate or complete, we want to know about it. Report incorrect product info.
In stock - free standard shipping with REDcard
Not in stores

Guest reviews

Prices, promotions, styles and availability may vary by store & online. See our price match guarantee. See how a store is chosen for you.

*See offer details. Restrictions apply. Pricing, promotions and availability may vary by location and at Target.com.