Alternative medical diagnoses and treatments are not taught as part of science-based curricula in medical schools , and are not used in any practice where treatment is based on scientific knowledge or proven experience. Another difficulty is that Homeopathic Medicine cannot be studied in the same way that Allopathic medicine is studied, and often that is just what the research tries to do. Having said that, given that Iatrogenic, Allopathic medicine in essence, most of it from prescribed medication is the third biggest killer in the US and fourth in many other developed nations, one could hardly argue that the research approach works well even for the medical modality science invented.
The terms-Alternative medicine, complementary medicine, integrative medicine, holistic medicine, natural medicine, unorthodox medicine, fringe medicine, unconventional medicine, and new age medicine are used interchangeably as having the same meaning and are almost synonymous in some contexts, 26 27 28 29 but may have different meanings in some rare cases.
High LDL cholesterol in itself doesn’t mean a person is going to develop heart disease,” says Mark Hyman, the director of the Center for Functional Medicine at the Cleveland Clinic (and Bill and Hillary Clinton’s doctor ). Before he prescribes statins, he looks at a number of other factors, including the amount of plaque already in the heart, the size of the cholesterol particles, the degree of insulin resistance or pre-diabetes, and the overall level of inflammation in the body.
Among the evidence Braman points to is a European study of 3,759 colorectal cancer patients that concluded combined lifestyle factors, such as healthy weight, physical activity, no smoking, limited alcohol consumption, and a healthy diet, were associated with a lower incidence of colorectal cancer in European populations characterized by Western lifestyles.
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