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Alternative Medicine: The Definitive Guide

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The "Bible" of Alternative MedicineLearn the health secrets that millions of readers have discovered in the book that is revolutionizing health care in the United States. Alternative Medicine: The Definitive Guide is packed with lifesaving information and alternative treatments from 400 of the world'?s leading alternative physicians.Our contributors (M.D.s, Ph.D.s, Naturop ...more
Paperback, Second Edition, 1280 pages
Published June 6th 2002 by Celestial Arts (first published January 25th 1997)
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Angela Coulter
This is a must have for anyone serious about alternative and natural medicine. Cross references, explains the different practices, how they work, and what they replace in the world of allopathic medicine...

Great resource!
Michelle
Jan 10, 2009 Michelle rated it it was amazing
Got the first edition hard back in 94. Excellent if you want to explore alternative therapies for any condition. Got the expanded second edition when it came out a few years ago. Good one.
Melissa
This is my textbook for my complementary health care class. It is full of interesting information on almost every modality of alternative medicine. I don't know if I'll ever read through the whole thing, but its a great resource to have.
Kevin
Apr 02, 2009 Kevin rated it liked it  ·  review of another edition
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Goes into quite good detail about most every health ailment and the alternative medicine choices available. Seemed to be a fairly unbiased book that just talked about the options instead of touting one specific one or putting conventional medicine down.
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Jul 04, 2015 John A rated it it was amazing
As the co-editor of this book I am a bit biased, but this is still one of the best books on alternative medicine available.
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