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Complementary therapy helping boy with rare disorder by GoToSee Healthy Living ProfessionalComplimentary & Alternative Medicine Posted Fri 17 Oct 2008 5:47am It’s probably not an alternative medicine and complementary therapy treatment that most of us have heard of but ‘Hippotherapy’ is helping a young boy from Wales with a rare genetic disorder overcome some of his problems. Hippotherapy is physiotherapy on horseback and four year-old Dyfan Wynne from Wrexham is benefiting from the treatment. ... Read on »
Study shows complementary therapy effective for child anxiety by GoToSee Healthy Living ProfessionalComplimentary & Alternative Medicine Posted Wed 05 Nov 2008 4:56am A new study has identified Cognitive Behaviour Therapy (a complementary therapy) as being the most effective way of treating children suffering with anxiety disorders. Cognitive Behaviour Therapy (CBT) is a form of psychotherapy and this latest research used a combination of CBT with medication, and each treatment individually, to find which ... Read on »
Men with prostate cancer use complementary therapy by GoToSee Healthy Living ProfessionalComplimentary & Alternative Medicine Posted Mon 22 Sep 2008 11:03am The latest UK research has discovered that the use of complementary therapy among men with prostate cancer is commonplace. Researchers have also found that many patients don't let their doctors know about the therapy which is recommended given the potential risk of interaction with traditional medication. The research involved a survey of ... Read on »
Diary/Complementary therapy/feeling sad by bluesilk Posted Wed 04 Nov 2009 10:06pm Feeling rather unmotivated today.  It’s Halloween tomorrow; I like Halloween.  Still feel sad.  If I were standing outside myself I might come upto myself, grab myself by the shoulders, shake profusely, and bellow ‘what the hell is the matter with you?’ I have a feeling my response would be a subdued ‘don’t really know…’ One thing I ... Read on »
Complementary therapy in childbirth proving popular by GoToSee Healthy Living ProfessionalComplimentary & Alternative Medicine Posted Mon 22 Sep 2008 11:03am Complementary therapy use during childbirth is proving to be "increasingly popular", according to a new report by the Association of Radical Midwives. Due to complementary therapy's increased interest, more maternity wards in the UK are now offering complementary therapies but experts say that this should be in addition to conventional treatment ... Read on »
Complementary therapy for osteoarthritis sufferers by GoToSee Healthy Living ProfessionalComplimentary & Alternative Medicine Posted Mon 22 Sep 2008 11:03am A form of Traditional Chinese Medicine called Qigong therapy has been revealed as a potential complementary therapy treatment for osteoarthritis, according to a new study. Arthritis is one of the common causes of disability across the world and increasingly more patients are turning to alternative medicine and complementary therapy treatments ... Read on »
Gambling addiction clinic offers complementary therapy by GoToSee Healthy Living ProfessionalComplimentary & Alternative Medicine Posted Thu 27 Nov 2008 10:55am With an estimated quarter of million people suffering with a gambling addiction, the NHS have opened their first clinic to treat gamblers with complementary therapy and debt management. Opened in Soho, West London, The National Problem Gambling Clinic will run for a year with addicts undergoing psychotherapy sessions and getting advice from d ... Read on »
Eating disorders helped by complementary therapy by GoToSee Healthy Living ProfessionalComplimentary & Alternative Medicine Posted Sat 20 Dec 2008 6:39pm Talking therapies such as CBT could be the best hope for people with eating disorders, according to new UK research. The complementary therapy ‘Cognitive Behaviour Therapy (CBT)’ may work in four out of five eating disorder cases by releasing people from their obsessive feelings and behaviour. The study carried out by the University of Oxf ... Read on »
Yoga as a Complementary Therapy by Diane C. Patient Expert Posted Fri 04 Sep 2009 9:01am What started out as being seen as an esoteric practice that was relegated to the hippie generation (and later defined as the sport of the affluent), yoga is now a force in the world of complementary therapy. Where the Chiropractic discipline once tread is now the stomping ground of yoga and yoga therapy (as well as meditation). Despite the fact ... Read on »
PTSD Professional Perspective: Complementary Therapies for PTSD by Michele Rosenthal Posted Fri 12 Mar 2010 12:00am Friday, March 12th, 2010 • • Every now and then you meet such a quality person you become keenly aware that there aren’t that many around. Teresa Bennett-Pasquale is one of those people. We met at a local event for domestic violence. We started talking and couldn’t stop. Today, the c ... Read on »