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10 Medication-Free Ways to Relieve Your Back Pain

Before you request a prescription for your back pain, consider asking your doctor about these 10 natural remedies.

By Tracy Davenport, Ph.D.

Acupuncture for Veterans: Treatment Increasingly Common at VA Facilities

Veterans in need of relief for chronic pain increasingly are finding acupuncture available as a treatment option throughout the Veterans Health Administration (VHA).

By Karen Gaudette Brewer

Acupuncture Helps Joint Pain from Cancer Drug

Treated for breast cancer but stopped aromatase inhibitors due debilitating joint pain? Acupuncture can help.

By Katherine Malmo

Does The Oncologist Want You To Do More Yoga?

Doctors have new guidelines for using yoga, meditation, acupuncture, and other complementary approaches for alleviating breast cancer symptoms and side effects.

By Katherine Malmo

The 8 Best Holistic Therapies for Migraines

From homeopathic medicine and acupuncture to cognitive behavioral therapy and diet, Mark Canadic offers the eight best holistic therapies for migraine.

By Mark Canadic

Complementary Care for Stage 4 Melanoma

Complementary treatments are not considered scientifically proven to help or improve melanoma but may reduce side effects or improve quality of life.

By Eileen Bailey

Naturopathic Medicine Offers Alternatives for Thyroid Issues

A Naturopathic Doctor explains that while many of his patients exhibit typical thyroid symptoms, traditional medicine has struggled to make the correct diagnosis and treatment, so he turns to naturopathic treatment like vitamins, diet, and meditation...

By Rich Monetti

Why Family Health Mental History Matters

When learning about risk of cancer and other diseases, it’s helpful to gather a family history of mental challenges like alcoholism and depression.

By Elizabeth Millard

10 Ways Naturopathy Can Help With RA

Going beyond traditional medication and trying acupuncture, supplements and meditation can make a difference.

By Lene Andersen, MSW

Can Acupuncture Help MS Patients Walk Better?

A recent study found that acupuncture improved walking speed in 85 percent of people with MS.

By Lisa Emrich