Complementary Therapies

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Complementary therapies
Complementary therapies aim to treat the whole person, not just the symptoms of disease. Complementary therapy is known by different terms including alternative therapy, alternative medicine, holistic therapy and traditional medicine. Therapies include acupuncture, Alexander technique, aromatherapy, chiropractic, herbal medicine, homeopathy, naturopathy, osteopathy, reiki and yoga.
Complementary therapy is known by many different terms, including alternative therapy, alternative medicine, holistic therapy and traditional medicine.

A wide range of treatments exists under the umbrella term of ‘complementary therapy’. Each treatment has its own unique theory and practice, which makes it difficult to offer a
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Philosophies of complementary therapies * Complementary therapies tend to share a few core beliefs, including: * Illness occurs if the body is out of balance. * The body can heal itself and maintain a healthy state if given the right conditions. * The whole person
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