The Origins Of Alternative Medicine

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The origins of alternative medicine, also known as holistic medicine, can be traced back thousands of years to the very roots of medicine. Many millenniums ago, physicians or healers would assess the sick person’s emotional condition in addition to their physical symptoms before beginning treatment. The roots of alternative medicine deal with the symptoms of the “whole” person, not merely the physical signs of illness. This is radically different from traditional medicine today. In medicine today, people demand to be cured immediately, and the demand for medicines and treatments that […]