Today's students are finding that alternative medicine schools and many traditional schools are offering diverse curriculums in alternative medicine This is due in part to a greater reception of the field. What I find to be a common theme with these patients is that they and their parents are summarily taken advantage of by their alternative care providers when they are given a fictitious diagnosis and treated with a variety of useless potions, elixers, and false hopes.
Get in touch with the Alternative Medicine Foundation or the National Centre for Complimentary and Alternative medicines for research papers and other information your insurance company may need to convince them that the treatment you received was absolutely necessary to help your specific symptoms and ailment.
Lobbying by opponents, and the response from DH officials who did not want to take on Prince Charles's now defunct Foundation for Integrated Medicine and other supporters of homeopathy, is revealed in correspondence from the department discussing the new guidance.
Much of what is discussed in this article has been said before in previous articles I have written for Science-Based Medicine But since the audience for SBM has greatly increased over the past few years, some subject matter should be repeated for the new readers and researchers coming to this site for reliable information on health care.
Rising costs for diagnostic and treatment of injury and disease fueled an inevitable shift in focus, primarily from treatment to prevention, and this created the perfect niche that would soon be filled by the proactive stance that Alternative Medicine prevention provides.