Integrative Healthcare Remedies for Everyday Life-Elsevier E-Book on VitalSource (Retail Access Card), 1st Edition
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A user-friendly guidebook for anyone interested in enhancing health and wellness, Integrated Healthcare Remedies for Everyday Life marries modern medical knowledge with a cross-cultural understanding of health and healing. The authors are a family of modern physicians who share a passion for the rapidly growing field of holistic and integrative health. Representing both Western diagnostics and complementary medicine, this reference offers practical guidance on incorporating simple remedies and therapies into everyday life.
- Detailed preparation instructions facilitate the use of Chinese, Indian, and Western natural remedies.
- Therapies from multiple Asian and Western medical systems are presented side by side to act as both a one-stop treatment guide and comparative reference.
- Body system organization provides comprehensive coverage of both common and complex diseases and disorders.
- Expert author team is a family of modern physicians who share a passion for the rapidly growing field of holistic and integrative health.
- An eBook version is included with print purchase. The eBook allows students to access all of the text, figures, and references, with the ability to search, customize content, make notes and highlights, and have content read aloud.
1 Overview of Integrative Medicine
Introduction on Integrative Medicine
Classification & Introduction on TCAM
Integrative Treatments for Disorders based on Systems
2 Cardiovascular System
Ischemic Heart Disease/ Coronary Artery Disease
3 Respiratory System
Cough, Cold & Flu
Tonsillitis & Adenoiditis
4 Gastrointestinal System
Irritable Bowel Syndrome (IBS)
Gas/Wind & Bloating
Irritable Bowel Syndrome
5 Renal System
Urinary Tract Infections (UTI)
Chronic Kidney Failure (CKF)
6 Endocrine System and Metabolism
7 Reproductive System
Heavy Periods (Menorrhagia)
Period Cramps (Dysmenorrhea)
Polycystic Ovarian Syndrome (PCOS)
Allergic Conjunctivitis/ Allergic Eyes
9 Bones and Joints
10 Skin, Hair, Nails and Teeth
Skin- Atopic Dermatitis/ Eczema
Skin- Wound Healing
Face Scrub, Mask and Moisturizer
Hair- Head Lice
Nails- Nail Fungus
Teeth- Tooth Ache
Teeth- Dental Caries
11 Central Nervous System
Hypotonia (Floppy Child)
Attention Deficit Hyperactivity Disorder (ADHD)
12 Mental Health
General Principles in Cancer Management
Traditional Complementary Alternative Medicine (TCAM)
Modern Management and Treatment
14 Immune Boosters
Malinee Thambyayah, MD