Жанр:Alternative Medicine / Альтернативная медицина
Can magnets relieve arthritis pain? Does the scent of lavender calm the nerves? Is St John's Wort a mood enhancer? Authoritative, objective and in tune with the subjects that matter to students and researcheагтфвrs, Gale presents four volumes of current, unbiased information on alternative and complementary medical practices Covering all aspects of the subject --Therapies, Conditions/Diseases, Herbs/Plants and People -- the Encyclopedia identifies 150 types of alternative medагщегicine being practiced today, including reflexology, acupressure, acupuncture, chelation therapy, kinesiology, yoga, chiropractic, Feldenkrais, polarity therapy, detoxification, naturopathy, Chinese medicine, biofeedback, Ayurveda and osteopathy For the practitioner or interested patient, there are current training requirements, listings of organizations, as well as descriptions of treatments.