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Lesson 2: Alternative Medicine

  1. 1. ALTERNATIVE MEDICINE
  2. 2. COMPLEMENTARY and ALTERNATIVE MEDICINE BIOLOGICALLY-BASED PRACTICES ENERGY- MEDICINE MIND-BODY MEDICINE MANIPULATIVE & BODY-BASED PRACTICE
  3. 3. The use of substances found in nature, such as herbs, foods, and vitamins to strengthen, heal, and balance the body is considered biologically-based practice.
  4. 4. CHINESE HERBS
  5. 5. QUIAPO HERBS
  6. 6. Manipulative and body-based practices encompass a system of therapies that use either manual manipulation or movement.
  7. 7. Manipulates one or more parts of the body to address structural imbalances of the bones and joints, the soft tissues, and the circulatory and lymphatic systems.
  8. 8. REFLEXOLOGY
  9. 9. CHIROPRACTIC
  10. 10. Energy-medicine uses magnetic fields or biofields in belief that energy fields may enter various points in the body.
  11. 11. ACUPUNCTURE
  12. 12. QI GONG
  13. 13. Mind-body medicine uses mental exercises in belief that the brain is central to the health of an individual.
  14. 14. REFLEXOLOGY
  15. 15. CHIROPRACTIC
  16. 16. REPUBLIC ACT NO. 8423 Traditional and Alternative Medicine Act of 1997
  17. 17. Provisioned the creation of the Philippine Institute of Traditional and Alternative Healthcare (PITAHC), which works closely with the Department of Health.

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