A 48-year-old member asked:
Whats holistic, complementary and alternative medicine?
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Dr. Pamela Pappas answered
41 years experience in Psychiatry
Whole Person: Holistic (and integrative) medicine is healing-oriented medicine that takes account of the whole person, including all aspects of lifestyle. It emphasizes the therapeutic relationship between practitioner and patient, is informed by evidence, and makes use of all appropriate therapies (including. "alternative" & "complementary" medicine = those not usually taught in conventional med schools.
Answered on Sep 30, 2019
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