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  • Alternatives Of Alternative Energy : Alternative Sources Of Energy

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    every day. It heats our houses, charges our phones and in some cases even our cars. In most instances, this energy is harnessed from large power plants in the area who rely on nuclear fission to create their power. However, there are many other alternative sources of energy that are still being used all the time such as tidal, solar or geothermal. These alternate energy sources are being improved every day and should be looked into by families and communities that could benefit from them, and that’s

  • Alternative Energy : Alternative Fuels

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    Alternative Energy If America makes the change to renewable fuels, it could take hundreds of years to undo the indirect damage that will be triggered. The amount of pollution that would be emitted by harvesting new fuels is as devastating as not switching at all (Grunwald). The processes for acquiring these alternatives create pollution that will destroy our environment. It is counterproductive to use renewable energy, if it does not enhance the current situation. Many people are supportive of

  • Alternative Sources Of Alternative Energy

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    Alternative Energy by Gage R. Shots University of Southern Indiana Global Economic Issues 241 Section 003 Prof. Daria Sevastianova Due December 8, 2014 Alternative Energy Alternative energy is imperative to the continuation and advancement of the world. There will come a time where the unsustainable resources we use to power every aspect of our lives will cease to exist, or become uneconomical. In the same way, the pollutants given off by using these energy materials are believed to be

  • Alternative Sources Of Alternative Energy Sources

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    Alternative Energy Sources Air pollution, resulting from the burning of fossil fuels, amounts for about 7 million deaths each year. On average, 1 in 8 deaths are caused by some type of air pollution. Fossil fuels are burned every day to keep the world functioning but are accompanied by tremendous amounts of pollution. The world needs energy sources that are as effective as fossil fuels but that come with less harmful pollutants than fossil fuels do. An effort must be made to pull away from

  • Alternative Medicine, Alternative, Or Integrated Health

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    who say it changed their life. These types of medicine are usually not proven and are called alternative medicine, but are they safe? Alternative medicine is a growing trend, but most people don’t realize what harm could be done to their body by straying from conventional medicine. From the article “ Complementary, Alternative, or Integrated Health” from the Department of Health & Human Services, alternative medicine is an uncommon treatment in place of conventional medicine and has history of use

  • Alternative Sources Of Alternative Energy Sources

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    What are alternative energy sources ? Alternative energy sources are forms of energy that use natural resources to produce energy. There are three main alternative energy sources that can be used in the place of fossil fuels, which are Nuclear, Solar, Wind, and Hydroelectric. Fossil fuels such as coal, oil, and gas are decreasing and eventually will run out. Usage of fossil fuels cause harm to the environment by producing greenhouse gasses. Alternative energy sources are not harmful to the environment

  • Alternative Medicine: The Complementary And Alternative Medicine

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    The complementary and alternative medicine known as (CAM) has become what is the mainstream for healthcare. Most cancer patients use this as the standard for many cancer patients. Alternative medicine is uncommon whereas individuals who use nonmainstream medicine also use conventual medicine. The integrative approach has grown within the healthcare setting in many places in the United States. Most people use medical treatment that are not a part of medicine, such as acupuncture that can help with

  • Alternative Healthcare Options For Alternative Medicine

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    Introduction Alternative healthcare options also known as alternative medicine is “any of various method of healing or treating disease that is not included under traditional medical practice in the United States and Britain” (Webster dictionary). These alternatives include methods such as hypnosis, acupuncture, aromatherapy, chiropractic therapy, spiritual or faith healing amongst others. Alternative medicine is the term used for medical products and practices that are not part of the standard

  • Alternative Healthcare Options Or Alternative Medicine

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    Introduction Alternative healthcare options or alternative medicine is “any of various systems of healing or treating disease (such as acupuncture, chiropractic, homeopathy, or faith healing) that is not included under traditional medical practice in the United States and Britain” (Webster dictionary). Alternative medicine is the term used for medical products and practices that are not part of the standard of care. Standard of care is what medical doctors, doctors of traditional medicine, and allied

  • Compare And Contrast Alternative And Alternative Medicine

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    Alternative medicine refers to the practices that are different from the conventional approach in the field of medicine. Usually, the methods used in alternative medicine got its founding principles on the philosophies that are opposite of those in modern-day medicine. In addition, it also integrates the use of spiritual practices, new approaches, or pre-modern medical traditions in the healing process. Alternative health care is a holistic way of caring for our body, mind and spirit. It is called