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Author Marti, James.

Title The alternative health & medicine encyclopedia. / James Marti with Andrea Hine ; foreword by Dr. Michael T. Murray
Edition Second edition
Published Detroit, MI. : Gale Research, [1998]


Location Call no. Vol. Availability
 W'PONDS  615.5303 Mar/Aha 1998  AVAILABLE
Description xxii, 462 pages : illustrations ; 25 cm
regular print
Contents Ch. 1. What is Alternative Medicine? -- Ch. 2. Diet and Nutrition -- Ch. 3. Vitamins -- Ch. 4. Minerals and Trace Elements -- Ch. 5. Botanical Medicines -- Ch. 6. Exercise -- Ch. 7. Strengthening the Immune System -- Ch. 8. Coping with Stress -- Ch. 9. Stress-Related Disorders -- Ch. 10. Drug Abuse and Addiction -- Ch. 11. Mental Health Disorders -- Ch. 12. Common Male Health Problems -- Ch. 13. Common Female Health Problems -- Ch. 14. Holistic Pregnancy and Childbirth -- Ch. 15. Dental Care -- Ch. 16. Eye, Ear, Nose, and Throat Disorders -- Ch. 17. Cancer -- Ch. 18. Heart Disorders -- Ch. 19. Aging -- Epilogue: The Future of Alternative Medicine
Summary This second edition of The Alternative Health & Medicine Encyclopedia makes it easy to separate fact from folklore. It covers 300 alternative therapies for 70 common disorders from headaches to obesity. Health and nutrition expert James Marti and a distinguished medical advisory board help you choose safe and effective ways to treat the whole person, rather than just the symptoms
Notes Revised and expanded
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references and index
Subject Alternative medicine -- Encyclopedias.
Holistic medicine -- Encyclopedias.
Holistic medicine.
Complementary Therapies.
Genre/Form Encyclopedias.
Author Hine, Andrea.
LC no. 97031144
ISBN 0787600733 (acid-free paper)
Other Titles Alternative health and medicine encyclopedia
Alternative health and medicine encyclopedia