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WESTERN REFLECTIONS ON EASTERN MEDICINE

Alexandra Dundas Todd

More than half of all Americans use alternative treatments or medicines!

Some Known Alternative Medicines


AcupunctureChinese medical practice or procedure that treats illness or provides local anesthesia by the insertion of needles at specified sites of the body.

Hypnotherapytreatment of a symptom, disease, or addiction by means of hypnotism.

Chiropractic'sa therapeutic system based primarily upon the interactions of the spine and nervous system the method of treatment usually being to adjust the segments of the spinal column.

Macrobioticsa philosophically oriented program incorporating elements from several ancient cultu res and emphasizing harmony with nature, especially through adherence to a diet consisting primarily of whole grains, beans, vegetables, and moderate amounts of seafood and fruit.

We didnt reject modern medicine, modern medicine rejected us!


Alternatives to fighting cancer

Natural Foods Macrobiotics Grains, beans, nuts, and seeds for complementary protein Fish twice a week, and sea vegetables to ensure that minerals and vitamins are sufficiently provided.

Breast Cancer Medicines


Decrease Animal products Sweets Oils

Increase Fiber Miso soup Sea vegetables Low-fat meals

Stress Can Decrease Your Immune System


Destressors Yoga Meditation Practicing keeping a positive mindset