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6 Myths About Alternative Medicine

Using It Wisely

by Ph. D., Colleen C. Badell

  • 330 Want to read
  • 27 Currently reading

Published by Turning Point Press .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Holistic Medicine,
  • Health & Fitness,
  • New Age / Body, Mind & Spirit,
  • Health/Fitness,
  • General,
  • Body, Mind & Spirit / General,
  • Alternative Therapies

  • The Physical Object
    FormatPaperback
    Number of Pages192
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL8586810M
    ISBN 100976112914
    ISBN 109780976112914
    OCLC/WorldCa70281478


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In fact, many alternative practitioners are also medical doctors, chiropractors, or other trained medical professionals. Others work closely with MDs to coordinate care.

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