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en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Traditional_medicine

Traditional medicine comprises medical aspects of traditional knowledge that developed over .... used in folk medicine. Researchers state that many of the alternative treatments are "statistically indistinguishable from placebo treatments" .

en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Alternative_medicine

Alternative medical systems may be based on traditional medicine practices, such as traditional Chinese medicine ...

www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/15744474

J Immigr Health. 2005 Jan;7(1):23-31. Use of alternative folk medicine by Mexican American women. Lopez RA(1). Author information: (1)Department of Social ...

www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC3636035

Apr 11, 2013 ... The widespread use of alternative (folk) medicine practitioners in some fSU countries and the growth of this form of health care provision in the ...

kidshealth.org/en/teens/alternative-medicine.html

Some healing treatments — like acupuncture or herbal medicine — are not part of conventional medical training. People in Western countries like the United ...

www.hhrjournal.org/2013/10/traditionalalternative-medicines-and-the-right-to-health-key-elements-for-a-convention-on-global-health

Oct 24, 2013 ... The first section seeks to clarify concepts of traditional and alternative medicines through a discussion about their respective definitions and the ...

link.springer.com/article/10.1007/s10903-005-1387-8

Nontraditional health care resources available to Mexican Americans are many. The Mexican culture is rich with alternative health and illness beliefs and ...

www.hopkinsmedicine.org/healthlibrary/conditions/complementary_and_alternative_medicine/types_of_complementary_and_alternative_medicine_85,P00189

Traditional alternative medicine may include: Acupuncture ... Touch has been used in medicine since the early days of medical care. Healing by touch is based  ...

www.ncfh.org/uploads/3/8/6/8/38685499/fs-folk_medicine.pdf

Folk Medicine may also be referred to as alternative medicine, holistic .... difficult due to the differences in medical and cultural perspectives that must be ...