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To inspire medical students and allopathic physicians to integrate
effective CAM modalities into their practice in order to better serve
each individual patient.
Complementary and Alternative Medicine is a phrase that suggests
allopathic medical practitioners can incorporate non-allopathic
(alternative) modalities in order to create a holistic (complementary)
practice that will support and promote individual health
To live long, live slowly. -Cicero
The wider and freer a man's general education, the better practitioner he is likely to be.
-Sir William Osler
By health I mean the power to live a full, adult, living, breathing
life in close contact with...the earth and the wonders
Of one thing I am certain, the body is not the measure of healing- peace is the measure.
For more information on CAM please visit:http://www.amsa.org/humed/camresources/learn.cfm
2000 B.C. “Here, eat this root.”
1000 A.D. “That root is heathen. Here, say this prayer.”
1850 A.D. “That prayer is superstition. Here, drink this potion.”
1940 A.D. “That potion is snake oil. Here, swallow this pill.”
1985 A.D. “That pill is ineffective. Here, take this antibiotic.”
2000 A.D. “That antibiotic doesn’t work. Here, eat this root.”
— Source Unknown
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