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CVC IN KANSAS CITY PROCEEDINGS: Aug 01, 2009
Herbs have been an integral part of our diet and pharmacy since mankind began roaming the earth.
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CVC IN KANSAS CITY PROCEEDINGS: Aug 01, 2009
While some questions of efficacy remain, the industry is experiencing a much greater acceptance of supplements in all areas of pet care.
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CVC IN KANSAS CITY PROCEEDINGS: Aug 01, 2009
As a healing method, acupuncture has been used for several thousand years.
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CVC IN KANSAS CITY PROCEEDINGS: Aug 01, 2009
Chiropractic is a form of health care that has long been used in man and animals.
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CVC IN KANSAS CITY PROCEEDINGS: Aug 01, 2009
Homeopathy is a philosophy of health and a system of therapeutic remedies that has been used for nearly two centuries.
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CVC IN KANSAS CITY PROCEEDINGS: Aug 01, 2009
Alternative therapies have become increasingly popular in recent years, but their use in veterinary medicine is not without controversy.
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CVC IN KANSAS CITY PROCEEDINGS: Aug 01, 2009
Practitioners have a variety of reasons for wanting to integrate alternative medicines into their practice.
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CVC IN KANSAS CITY PROCEEDINGS: Aug 01, 2009
While most of us think of work as a physical enterprise, to work well also requires a functional mind, stabile emotions, and the inner desire or spirit to perform the task at hand.
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CVC IN WASHINGTON, D.C. PROCEEDINGS: Apr 01, 2009
The National Center for Complementary and Alternative Medicine (NCCAM), a component of the National Institutes of Health, defines CAM as "a group of diverse medical and health care systems, practices, and products that are not presently considered to be part of conventional medicine."
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CVC IN WASHINGTON, D.C. PROCEEDINGS: Apr 01, 2009
Complementary and alternative medicine (CAM) is viewed by many veterinarians as an "us against them" proposition.
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CVC IN WASHINGTON, D.C. PROCEEDINGS: Apr 01, 2009
Qi is difficult to translate into Western language. Fundamentally, Qi is what gives life to the universe.
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CVC IN WASHINGTON, D.C. PROCEEDINGS: Apr 01, 2009
According to the Animal Cancer Center at Colorado State University (CSU), cancer is the No. 1 cause of death in geriatric dogs and cats.
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CVC IN WASHINGTON, D.C. PROCEEDINGS: Apr 01, 2009
Acupuncture is the insertion of needles into specific points on the body (acupoints) to cause a desired healing effect.
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CVC IN WASHINGTON, D.C. PROCEEDINGS: Apr 01, 2009
Traditional Chinese Medicine (TCM), also known as Traditional Oriental Medicine (TOM) has been utilized over several thousands of years in people and animals.
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CVC IN WASHINGTON, D.C. PROCEEDINGS: Apr 01, 2009
Traditional Chinese Veterinary Medicine (TCVM) is a complete system of medicine to prevent, diagnose, and treat disease.