Complementary and Alternative Medicine

National Center for Complementary and Integrative Health – One of the National Institutes of Health, NCCIH is the lead agency for scientific research on the diverse medical and health care systems, practices, and products that are not generally considered part of conventional medicine. The Health Info section includes evidence-based information on treatments and conditions. Información del Centro Nacional de la Medicina Complementaria e Integral en Español.

National Center for Homeopathy – Comprehensive information on homeopathy and a directory of Homeopathic Practitioners in the United States.

Natural Medicines – The Herrick Library subscribes to this database which provides high-quality, evidence-based information about complementary, alternative, and integrative therapies, dietary supplements, and natural medicines. It ranks treatments by effectiveness which reflects the level of available scientific data for or against the use of each therapy for a specific medical condition.

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