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Arkansas to License Alternative Medicial Practitioners?

Arkansas to License Alternative Medicial Practitioners?

Holistic and Alternative Licensing in Arkansas?     Holistic and alternative medicine may find support in Arkansas in the near future. Kark of 4 News out of Arkansas reports in Arkanas.matters.com that alternative licensing will probably be returning to the state.  In his article, “Licensing Alternative Medicine Practitioners in Arkansas”, he relates the latests news out of the congress and senate of Arkansas. Naturopathic medicine becoming more popular in the Natural State as more people frequently turn to alternative healing. According to the Arkansas Naturopathic Physician’s Association however, people trained in this field seem to be leaving the state for

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Holistic Therapy for Yeast Infections

Holistic Therapy That Will Help Cure A Yeast Infection Yeast infections have long been known to be a most exasperating occurrence for those who suffer from them. The best way to battle this problem is to acquire thorough knowledge about what causes these infections and how they can be ameliorated. Use the holistic therapy advice in the article that follows, and you can easily do just that. If you have diabetes, keep your sugar under control.  (For simple holistic advice on how to control your sugar levels please check out our site.)  Uncontrolled blood sugar can increase your risk of

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Holistic Nursing Tips on Weight Loss for Your Child

Holistic Nursing Tips on Weight Loss for Your Child

Holistic Nursing Tips for Kids to Lose Weight Holistic Nursing tips can help teach you and your child how to manage his or her weight.  Childhood obesity is growing in this country and the future health of children in their adult years is at serious risk.  A good diet is essential.   Coach Judy from the Maryland Alternative Care for Kids talks about ten ways you can help your child eat healthier and lose weight. Losing weight is hard.  Knowing what works and retraining ourselves on how to eat is the first step.  Children who are overweight should be followed

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Holistic Nurses Recommend Vitamin D Supplementation For Many Reasons

Holistic Nurses Recommend Vitamin D Supplementation For Many Reasons

Holistic Nursing and the Use of Vitamin D In the cloudy days of winter, many people are denied the warm rays of the sun.  The clouds do not only rob people of warmth but also Vitamin D.  This vitamin is essential for better immune systems and energy. Holistic nursing has always encouraged the importance of vitamin supplements.  This is because many diets lack certain vitamins that are critical to good health.  Vitamin D is no exception. John Phillip below writes about the benefits of Vitamin D and the even greater benefit of its anti-cancer attribtues.  John Phillip in NaturalNews.com, writes about the

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Holistic and Alternative Care Best When Combined Western Medicine

Holistic and Alternative Care Best When Combined Western Medicine

Holistic Nurses Utilize Alternative Methods with Conventional Methods Holistic nurses can help people with various maladies by combining alternative methods with conventional methods.  Many patients find quicker recoveries in some cases due to this. Katie Gibas in her article, “Healthy Living: Alternative Therapies” relates to the growing acceptance of holistic and alternative methods of therapy for various maladies in conjuction with conventional treatment.  She reports from YNN out of Rochester. Even though alternative therapies have been met with skepticism in the past, health care professionals say when they’re combined with conventional medicine, they can speed up and enhance a patient’s

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East and West Working Together in Medical Treatments?

East and West Working Together in Medical Treatments?

Holistic Nursing Becoming More Complimentary to Convententional Treatments? As alternative treatments become more complementary in nature to conventional treatments, one will continue to see a rise in hypnosis, meditation and other holistic nursing techniques and treatments to help people. Ted Malave examines this issue in his article, ‘Complementary Medicine”. We take a closer look at what we call “alternative medicine.”  The practice using exercise, meditation and relaxation as an alternative to medicine for treatment has grown in popularity over the years. If you would like to read the entire article, please click here If you are interested in Holistic Nursing

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Holistic Treatments for Cancer

Holistic Treatments for Cancer

Holistic Remedies and Alternative Medications for Cancer Treatment     Ideas in Alternative Medications and Holistic remedies are being more and more incorporated into mainstream medication. Linda Carroll writes in “Alternative Therapies Offer Pain Relief To Cancer Patients” about these new remedies that can treat symptoms.  This was found on Vitals of NBCNEWS.COM Along with the standard treatments of chemotherapy and radiation for cancer, patients are routinely being offered alternative or complementary therapies such as acupuncture, massage and yoga in major cancer centers around the country, according to a report by NBC’s Dr. Nancy Snyderman on “Nightly News with Brian

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Holistic Health Care Made Easy With Fresh Juice!

Holistic Health Care Made Easy With Fresh Juice!

Everyone Can Enjoy the Holistic Health Care Benefits From Homemade, Great-Tasting Juice Juicing can be a fun and delicious way to get your daily fill of vitamins and antioxidants. A few simple tips can help you choose combinations of fruit and veggies that not only taste good together, but provide your body with essential nutrients. Juicing is so easy that there’s no excuse not to start today. Make one section of your kitchen your juicing area. Keep all of your juicing tools here, such as your cutting boards, favorite cups, bowls, peelers, knives and your juice machine. Keeping all of

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Holistic Nursing and Fighting Fatigue

Holistic Nursing and Fighting Fatigue

Holistic Nursing: Are You Always Tired? Constant or chronic fatigue is not normal and can be dangerous signs but most times it merely has to do with habit and diet.  Holistic Nurses or life coaches can help one find better ways to preserve and gain energy. The first thing to consider is one’s diet.  If one is eating poorly and irregularly, then their energy levels will fluctuate with this diet.  All professionals encourage those who suffer from chronic fatigue to eat better according to the food pyramid.  In some cases, supplements may also be encouraged that include various herbs that promote higher levels of energy. The second thing to consider is

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Holistic Health Care : Are These Foods Healthy?

Wondering what holistic health care has to say about some of these so called health foods?  More often than not we fall prey to marketing gimmicks and buzz words.   Corporations know that health food is a growing field with lots of money to be made.   They market a product as healthy for you when in reality it is no better than the “white bread” option and twice as expensive.   How can you know what is holistic nutrition and what is not?   Simple, you can learn the words and phrases used by marketing professionals to trick you into believing something is