Pediatricians Need to Be More Aware of Alternative Medicine Use Among Children

Pediatricians Need to Be More Aware of Alternative Medicine Use Among Children

A new study published in Pediatrics finds that the use of complementary and alternative medicine, or CAM, is common among children, especially those who have been diagnosed with chronic health conditions such as asthma. In the analysis, researchers …
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Negative results in complementary and alternative medicine research

Complementary and alternative medicine is a somewhat unusual field in terms of medical research in that, rather than searching for new treatments, they are often already available and presented to us, and it is our job to determine which ones work and …
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Study: Alternative therapy popular with troops

A new study in the Journal of Alternative and Complementary Medicine indicates active-duty members use some alternative therapies for stress reduction at rates up to seven times higher than civilians. And among both troops and civilians, the most …
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