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A 41-year-old member asked:
Dr. Randy Baker
39 years experience Holistic Medicine
Treats whole person: Holistic practitioners address the whole person: mind, body & spirit, in the context of his/her family, relationships & environment. They attempt to a ... Read More
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Dr. James Wright
32 years experience Dentistry
One thought...: One way to describe it ... Holistic medicine includes the physical, mental emotional, social and spiritual aspects. It may include natural supplements ... Read More
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Dr. Erik Borncamp
24 years experience Wound care
Treats the whole pt : Holistic implies that the complete individual is treated, not just the disease. That is, the stress, living situation, nutrition etc are taken into c ... Read More

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A 36-year-old member asked:
Dr. Idelle Brand
39 years experience Dentistry
Natural healthcare: Holistic medicine is a term used to describe therapies that attempt to treat the patient as a whole person. Instead of treating an illness, holistic ... Read More
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Dr. James Wright
32 years experience Dentistry
Inclusive: One way to describe it ... Holistic medicine includes the physical, mental emotional, social and spiritual aspects. It may include natural supplements ... Read More
A 32-year-old member asked:
Dr. Randy Baker
39 years experience Holistic Medicine
Very effective for..: This, of course, depends to some degree on what you are treating. Some conditions are incurable, even with holistic medicine, but i've seen holistic a ... Read More
Dr. Martin Rossman
51 years experience Holistic Medicine
The most effective: Genuinely holistic medicine only adds to medicine's effectiveness. By not just treating symptoms or diagnoses, but adding attention to nutrition, stre ... Read More
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A 42-year-old member asked:
Dr. Pamela Pappas
41 years experience Psychiatry
Yes, it is: Holistic medicine is a legitimate field. Its body of expertise includes whole-person health, nutrition, mind-body interventions, tcm/acupuncture, her ... Read More
A 32-year-old member asked:
Dr. Randy Baker
39 years experience Holistic Medicine
Private? University?: Do you mean univesity-based centers? If so, here's a list: www.Holisticmedicine.Org/content.Asp?Pl=30&sl=2&contentid=74 most holistic mds are in priv ... Read More
A 35-year-old member asked:
Dr. James Wright
32 years experience Dentistry
Dentistry: Maybe i'm biased. Studies show that 80% of disease starts in the mouth. Find a good holistic dentist in your neck of the woods. Go to my website for h ... Read More
A 41-year-old member asked:
Dr. Pamela Pappas
41 years experience Psychiatry
Yes: If by holistic medicine you mean physicians who practice holistic medicine -- yes, chemistry is required in order to enter medical school. Then 4 ye ... Read More
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A 38-year-old member asked:
Dr. Pamela Pappas
41 years experience Psychiatry
Holistic Medicine: There are many ways to involve yourself in holistic medicine. The one that gives you the most freedom (and the most responsibility) is to become a phy ... Read More
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A 29-year-old male asked:
Dr. Andrew Lipton
29 years experience Holistic Medicine
Holistic medicine: Holistic approach implies treating the whole person, body , mind and spirit. Holistic doctors can be contemporary(traditional) or offer natural option ... Read More
A 31-year-old member asked:
Dr. Pamela Pappas
41 years experience Psychiatry
It depends: Holistic medicine includes a huge variety of practices and professionals. What's most useful depends on the nature of the problem, what other treatmen ... Read More

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