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Some alternative therapies work, others don't

...therapies must stop," said Dr. George Lundberg, JAMA's editor. One of the studies in today's journal shows alternative therapies are skyrocketing: Four of every 10 Americans use some form of alternative medicine, and last year spent $27...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/1998/11/11/tec_244449.shtml
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Hype or revolution? Alternative medicine spurs debate

...strong critic of untested alternative therapies. He uses the word "hype...creation of a new journal, Alternative Therapies in Health and Medicine...patients are relying on numerous alternative therapies that have no proof of working...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/1998/11/19/ent_245089.shtml
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'Hanging' will keep readers suspended

...Fethering, weren't very interesting. But Brett has found a formula for them. Jude is a laid-back believer in alternative therapies, while Carole is an uptight observer of traditional good manners. The two work together, from different perspectives...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2004/10/19/art_431667.shtml
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Shark cartilage worthless against cancer

...regulation by the Food and Drug Administration. Recently, however, doctors have attempted to subject some of these alternative therapies to the same rigorous testing that the FDA demands of prescription drugs to make sure they are safe and valuable...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/1998/10/30/tec_243353.shtml
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Effort to inform about alternative medicines

...and recommend to Congress a national policy on alternative therapies. But it's drawing fire from some critics who...commissioners who doesn't practice or promote alternative therapies. "There is a healthy amount of skepticism...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2001/01/10/tec_305828.shtml
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Integration of East and West could be future of medicine

...science. At a time when more Americans are choosing alternative therapies, integration can be very beneficial, said Dr...miserably." On the other hand, Straus cautions that alternative therapies are still undergoing rigorous study, and patients...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2001/09/25/tec_322442.shtml
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Health calendar

...address topics such as physicians, parent support, education and inclusion, job training, and conventional and alternative therapies for autism; (706) 721-5160 RED WAGON SOCIETY MEMBERSHIP DRIVE: 5:30-7:30 p.m. Wednesday, Nov...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2006/11/01/aik_102606.shtml
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...address topics such as physicians, parent support, education and inclusion, job training, and conventional and alternative therapies for autism; (706) 721-5160 RED WAGON SOCIETY MEMBERSHIP DRIVE: 5:30-7:30 p.m. Wednesday; Medical...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2006/11/02/ric_102761.shtml
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CDC: Shorter AIDS drug treatment cuts mother-child HIV transmission

...participants unethically withholds AIDS drugs from some women. The CDC has argued that the studies are essential to find alternative therapies for countries that can't afford costlier treatments. "Until now, the only regimen proven effective for perinatal...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/1998/02/19/ent_222749.shtml
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Women discuss 'the change'

...doctors after this," Ms. Wingert said. "They were very upset. And you saw women go and try all kinds of alternative therapies for which there was even less research, because they were afraid to follow their doctors' advice. "They just...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2007/09/11/met_143202.shtml
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