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CAM Therapies and Modalities

(Jump to: Alternative Medical Systems | Energy Therapies | Herbal Therapies | Manipulation & Touch | Mind-Body Medicine | Other Therapies

Alternative Medical Systems
Ayurveda
What is Ayurvedic Medicine:NCCAM
Homeopathy
Questions and Answers About Homeopathy:NCCAM
Homeopathy:Aetna InteliHealth
Naturopathy
Introduction to Naturopathy:NCCAM
Osteopathy
Osteopathic Medicine:Aetna InteliHealth
Traditional Chinese Medicine
Traditional Chinese Medicine:NCCAM


Energy Therapies
Acupuncture
Introduction to Acupuncture: NCCAM
Acupuncture: Can it Help?:Mayo Clinic
Medical Acupuncture:eMedicine Consumer Health
Acupuncture: An Anatomical Approach :netLibrary
Acupuncture:MedlinePlus
Alexander Technique
Alexander Technique:Aetna InteliHealth
Aromatherapy
Aromatherapy:Aetna InteliHealth
Aromatherapy and Essential Oils (PDQ®):National Cancer Institute
Color Therapy
Color Therapy:Aetna InteliHealth
Crystal Therapy
Crystal Therapy, Electrocrystal Therapy:Aetna InteliHealth
Light Therapy
See Mental Health, Seasonal Affective Disorder
Magnet Therapy
Magnet Therapy:Aetna InteliHealth
Use of Magnets for Pain:NCCAM
Music Therapy
FAQ About Music Therapy:American Music Therapy Association
Qi Gong
Qi Gong:Aetna InteliHealth
Reiki
Introduction to Reiki:NCCAM
Reiki:Aetna InteliHealth
Tai Chi
Tai Chi:Aetna InteliHealth
Tai Chi for Health Purposes:NCCAM
Therapeutic Touch
Therapeutic Touch:Aetna InteliHealth


Herbal Therapies
Overviews of Herbal Therapies
Medicinal Herbs and Nutraceuticals, Introduction:Merck Manual, Home Edition
Herbal Products and Supplements:FamilyDoctor.org
Herbal Supplements: What to Know Before You Buy:Mayo Clinic
Botanical Dietary Supplements:NIH Office of Dietary Supplements
Herbal Remedies: Adverse Effects and Drug Interactions:American Academy of Family Physicians
Medicinal Plants of the World : Chemical Constituents, Traditional, and Modern Medicinal Uses:netLibrary
Herbal Medicine:MedlinePlus
Indexes to Herbs
Herbs at a Glance:NCCAM
Drugs, Supplements, and Herbal Information:MedlinePlus


Manipulation and Touch
Acupressure
Acupressure, Shiatsu, Tuina:Aetna InteliHealth
Chiropractic
Introduction to Chiropractic:NCCAM
What is Chiropractic?:American Chiropractic Association
Chiropractic:MedlinePlus
Feldenkrais
Feldenkrais Method:Aetna InteliHealth
Massage
Massage Therapy as CAM:NCCAM
Massage: A Relaxing Method to Relieve Stress and Pain:Mayo Clinic
Massage:Aetna InteliHealth
Baby Massage for Dummies:netLibrary
Reflexology
Reflexology:Aetna InteliHealth
Rolfing
Rolfing:Aetna InteliHealth


Mind-Body Medicine
Overviews
Mind/Body Connection: How Your Emotions Affect Your Health: FamilyDoctor.org
Mind-Body Exercises:Cleveland Clinic
Biofeedback
Biofeedback: Using Your Mind to Improve Your Health:Mayo Clinic
Imagery, Visualization
Guided Imagery:Aetna InteliHealth
Guided Imagery & Heart Surgery:Cleveland Clinic
Autogenic Therapy:Aetna InteliHealth
Visualization:Aetna InteliHealth
Hypnosis
Hypnotherapy, Hypnosis:Aetna InteliHealth
Meditation
Meditation:NCCAM
Meditation:Aetna InteliHealth
Finding the Center Within: The Healing Way of Mindfulness Meditation:netLibrary
Prayer and Spirituality
Prayer:Aetna InteliHealth
Relaxation
Relaxation Techniques: Learn Ways to Calm Your Stress:Mayo Clinic
Relaxation Therapy:Aetna InteliHealth
Yoga
Yoga: Tap Into the Many Health Benefits:Mayo Clinic
Yoga:Aetna InteliHealth
Other Mind/Body Medicine
Breathe Well, Be Well:netLibrary


Other Therapies
Chelation Therapy
Chelation Therapy:NCCAM
Chelation Therapy:Aetna InteliHealth
Hydrotherapy
Hydrotherapy, Balneotherapy:Aetna InteliHealth
Colonic Irrigation (Colonic Hydrotherapy):Aetna InteliHealth
Kinesiology
Kinesiology:Aetna InteliHealth
Oxygen/Ozone Therapy
Ozone Therapy:Aetna InteliHealth

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