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The Resource Alternative therapies, Debra A. Miller, book editor

Alternative therapies, Debra A. Miller, book editor

Label
Alternative therapies
Title
Alternative therapies
Statement of responsibility
Debra A. Miller, book editor
Contributor
Subject
Language
eng
Member of
Cataloging source
DLC
Dewey number
615.5
Index
index present
LC call number
R733
LC item number
.A515 2009
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
Miller, Debra A
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
Alternative medicine
Target audience
adult
Label
Alternative therapies, Debra A. Miller, book editor
Instantiates
Publication
Copyright
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 193-197) and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
  • Massage Therapy Seeks to Relieve Stress and Muscle/Joint Pain
  • Cathy Wong
  • 39
  • Homeopathy Treats Symptoms with Like Substances
  • Psychology Today
  • 42
  • Dietary Supplements Seek to Promote Good Health
  • Walter C. Willet
  • 46
  • Energy Healers Work with the Body's Energy Field
  • Chapter 1
  • National Center for Complementary and Alternative Medicine
  • 52
  • Naturopathic Medicine Helps the Body Heal Itself
  • Alternativemedicinechannel
  • 62
  • Chapter 2
  • Are Alternative Therapies Safe?
  • Yes: Alternative Therapies Are Safe
  • Natural Remedies Offer a Safe Alternative to Dangerous Prescription Drugs
  • Chris Sumbs
  • What Are Alternative Therapies?
  • 74
  • Acupuncture Is Safe and Effective
  • Emily Laber-Warren
  • 78
  • Many Alternative Medical Treatments Are Safe If Performed Properly
  • Consumer Reports on Health
  • 87
  • Pets Can Be Safely Treated with Noninvasive, Natural Remedies
  • Victoria Anisman-Reiner
  • 92
  • Chiropractic Therapy Manually Adjusts the Musculoskeletal System to Promote Healing
  • No: Alternative Therapies Are Not Safe
  • Natural Does Not Mean Safe
  • Sarah Houlton
  • 95
  • Safety and Quality of Wild Herbs Vary
  • WHO Drug Information
  • 103
  • Some Alternative Medicines May Pose Dangers for Kids
  • Kathleen M. Boozang, Anne Lyren
  • 107
  • National Women's Health Resource Center
  • Chapter 3
  • Are Alternative Therapies Beneficial to Health?
  • Chapter Preface
  • 114
  • Yes: Alternative Therapies Are Beneficial to Health
  • Alternative Medicine Can Save Lives
  • Megan Irwin
  • 117
  • Some Alternative Therapies Have Been Shown to Work
  • Focus on Healthy Aging
  • 26
  • 125
  • Alternative Medicine Can Help Alleviate Pain and Chronic Conditions
  • Women's Health Advisor
  • 128
  • Alternative Therapies Can Complement Western Medicine
  • Matthew Solan
  • 132
  • No: Alternative Therapies Are Not Beneficial to Health
  • Alternative Therapies Are Quackery
  • Stephen Barrett
  • Acupuncture Overview
  • 136
  • Alternative Medicine Is Ineffective by Definition
  • Telegraph.co.uk
  • 144
  • Naturopathy Is a Pseudoscience
  • Barry L. Beyerstein, Susan Downie
  • 148
  • Chapter 4
  • Should the Government Regulate Alternative Therapies?
  • Yes: The Government Should Regulate Alternative Therapies
  • University of Maryland Medical Center
  • Alternative Therapies Should Be Held to the Same Safety and Competency Standards as Conventional Medicine
  • Mary Ellen Schneider
  • 162
  • Regulation of Alternative Medicine Is Necessary, but Only After More Research
  • Edzard Ernst
  • 165
  • FDA Regulation of Dietary Supplements Should Be Strengthened
  • Committee on the Use of Complementary, Alternative Medicine by the American Public
  • 169
  • No: The Government Should Not Regulate Alternative Therapies
  • 33
  • Regulation of Alternative Therapies Would Serve No Purpose
  • Alice Miles
  • 174
  • FDA Regulation of Alternative Therapies Could Cost Medicare Billions of Dollars
  • Nutraceuticals International
  • 178
  • FDA Regulation of Supplements Would Violate Americans' Health Freedom
  • Ron Paul
  • 181
Control code
ocn227574091
Dimensions
23 cm
Extent
207 pages
Isbn
9780737741285
Lccn
2008020841
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Note
615.5 AL793 ; P ; XX-N ; SA ; C-LS; C0901GALE.
System control number
  • (Sirsi) 227574091
  • (Sirsi) 227574091
  • (OCoLC)227574091
Label
Alternative therapies, Debra A. Miller, book editor
Publication
Copyright
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 193-197) and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
  • Massage Therapy Seeks to Relieve Stress and Muscle/Joint Pain
  • Cathy Wong
  • 39
  • Homeopathy Treats Symptoms with Like Substances
  • Psychology Today
  • 42
  • Dietary Supplements Seek to Promote Good Health
  • Walter C. Willet
  • 46
  • Energy Healers Work with the Body's Energy Field
  • Chapter 1
  • National Center for Complementary and Alternative Medicine
  • 52
  • Naturopathic Medicine Helps the Body Heal Itself
  • Alternativemedicinechannel
  • 62
  • Chapter 2
  • Are Alternative Therapies Safe?
  • Yes: Alternative Therapies Are Safe
  • Natural Remedies Offer a Safe Alternative to Dangerous Prescription Drugs
  • Chris Sumbs
  • What Are Alternative Therapies?
  • 74
  • Acupuncture Is Safe and Effective
  • Emily Laber-Warren
  • 78
  • Many Alternative Medical Treatments Are Safe If Performed Properly
  • Consumer Reports on Health
  • 87
  • Pets Can Be Safely Treated with Noninvasive, Natural Remedies
  • Victoria Anisman-Reiner
  • 92
  • Chiropractic Therapy Manually Adjusts the Musculoskeletal System to Promote Healing
  • No: Alternative Therapies Are Not Safe
  • Natural Does Not Mean Safe
  • Sarah Houlton
  • 95
  • Safety and Quality of Wild Herbs Vary
  • WHO Drug Information
  • 103
  • Some Alternative Medicines May Pose Dangers for Kids
  • Kathleen M. Boozang, Anne Lyren
  • 107
  • National Women's Health Resource Center
  • Chapter 3
  • Are Alternative Therapies Beneficial to Health?
  • Chapter Preface
  • 114
  • Yes: Alternative Therapies Are Beneficial to Health
  • Alternative Medicine Can Save Lives
  • Megan Irwin
  • 117
  • Some Alternative Therapies Have Been Shown to Work
  • Focus on Healthy Aging
  • 26
  • 125
  • Alternative Medicine Can Help Alleviate Pain and Chronic Conditions
  • Women's Health Advisor
  • 128
  • Alternative Therapies Can Complement Western Medicine
  • Matthew Solan
  • 132
  • No: Alternative Therapies Are Not Beneficial to Health
  • Alternative Therapies Are Quackery
  • Stephen Barrett
  • Acupuncture Overview
  • 136
  • Alternative Medicine Is Ineffective by Definition
  • Telegraph.co.uk
  • 144
  • Naturopathy Is a Pseudoscience
  • Barry L. Beyerstein, Susan Downie
  • 148
  • Chapter 4
  • Should the Government Regulate Alternative Therapies?
  • Yes: The Government Should Regulate Alternative Therapies
  • University of Maryland Medical Center
  • Alternative Therapies Should Be Held to the Same Safety and Competency Standards as Conventional Medicine
  • Mary Ellen Schneider
  • 162
  • Regulation of Alternative Medicine Is Necessary, but Only After More Research
  • Edzard Ernst
  • 165
  • FDA Regulation of Dietary Supplements Should Be Strengthened
  • Committee on the Use of Complementary, Alternative Medicine by the American Public
  • 169
  • No: The Government Should Not Regulate Alternative Therapies
  • 33
  • Regulation of Alternative Therapies Would Serve No Purpose
  • Alice Miles
  • 174
  • FDA Regulation of Alternative Therapies Could Cost Medicare Billions of Dollars
  • Nutraceuticals International
  • 178
  • FDA Regulation of Supplements Would Violate Americans' Health Freedom
  • Ron Paul
  • 181
Control code
ocn227574091
Dimensions
23 cm
Extent
207 pages
Isbn
9780737741285
Lccn
2008020841
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Note
615.5 AL793 ; P ; XX-N ; SA ; C-LS; C0901GALE.
System control number
  • (Sirsi) 227574091
  • (Sirsi) 227574091
  • (OCoLC)227574091

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