This comprehensive resource of key terms and concepts in complementary health care addresses practices, health conditions, and research-based treatments. Over 300 entries by distinguished contributors to the field explain such alternative therapies as naturopathy, homeopathy, chiropractic, nutrition, and massage. One section is devoted to pertinent issues in complementary health practice including economics, legal ramifications, education, and historical perspectives.... Spinal manual therapy (SMT) research, 339a340 Spirit or soul loss as illness, 52 Spiritual animal-assisted therapies, ... 207 Stimulus control, effects on sleep patterns, 208 Stinging nettle, impact on allergies, 122 Stories the Feet Can Tell, anbsp;...
|Title||:||Encyclopedia of Complementary Health Practice|
|Author||:||Rena J. Gordon|
|Publisher||:||Springer Publishing Company - 1999-01-01|