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CVC IN WASHINGTON, D.C. PROCEEDINGS: Apr 01, 2008
The term homeopathy has its roots in one man vision, the German physician, Samuel Hahnemann (1755-1843).
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CVC IN WASHINGTON, D.C. PROCEEDINGS: Apr 01, 2008
In the early 1930's an English physician, Dr. Edward Bach, believed that people fell into several distinct emotional types and that each of these types would respond to illness in a particular way.
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CVC IN WASHINGTON, D.C. PROCEEDINGS: Apr 01, 2008
Chiropractic is a form of health care that has long been used in man and animals.
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CVC IN WASHINGTON, D.C. PROCEEDINGS: Apr 01, 2008
Throughout recorded history, the ability of fragrance to induce responses and enhance moods has been a powerful theme in virtually every culture, and a variety of fragrances have been used to enhance emotional, mental, and spiritual well-being.
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CVC IN WASHINGTON, D.C. PROCEEDINGS: Apr 01, 2008
As a healing method, acupuncture has been used for several thousand years. However, recent interest in alternative medicines and especially in the alternative medicines in veterinary medicine have made acupuncture an evermore popular complement or alternative to western or allopathic medicine.
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CVC IN WASHINGTON, D.C. PROCEEDINGS: Apr 01, 2008
Herbs have been an integral part of our diet and pharmacy since mankind began roaming the earth.
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DVM360 MAGAZINE: Feb 01, 2005
Acupuncture treatment in mares and stallions seems to provide benefit as a therapy to treat reproductive disorders dependent on the condition and the duration of treatment. In addition to study and use in horses, there is considerable use and study in several species, including its use in women, especially as an analgesic for obstetric and gynecological procedures (see story). For those animals that do not respond well to conventional medicine, traditional Chinese medicine affords a viable alternative that has shown results for horses during the past several millennia.