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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" .

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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 ...

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

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

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

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People's efforts to find solutions to these diseases set up the basis of folk medicine. Consequently, in traditional societies opinions on disease and health were ...

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

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May 19, 2010 ... Folk Medicine: Latino Version of Alternative Care. Traditional curanderos in Oregon a lifeline for the Latino version of health care providers. By:.

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Aug 25, 2009 ... A key difference between traditional and alternative medicine is that most forms of alternative medicine emphasize whole-body care.