Category Archive: Alternative Medicine

Oct 16

Growing trend of Alternative Medicine

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There is a trending increase in the use of alternative and complementary medicine.  What this means is people are turning to other than traditional methods to treat or alleviate symptoms of chronic conditions. Twenty to thirty years ago we turned to our family physician for our health care needs.  We usually consulted the same physician …

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Oct 16

Cancer Prevention

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Cancer is always a scary term.  It is estimated that one third to one half of all people will contract cancer.  Though strides are being made, cancer still remains a common and often deadly disease.  Conventional medicine is making some progress but for the most part conventional cancer treatment remains a difficult task. How do …

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Oct 16

Keeping our eyes healthy

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As we age, our eyesight typically changes.  Diseases like glaucoma, other retinal conditions, macular degeneration and simple but annoying dry eyes become more common.  You might notice that your vision is not as clear as it once was or that it takes longer to focus when changing from reading to watching television.  Some of us …

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