Alternative and complementary medicine support groups

Alternative and complementary medicine

Alternative and complementary medicine comprises forms of treatment that are used in addition to (complementary) or instead of (alternative) standard treatments. These practices generally are not considered standard medical approaches.

Alternative and complementary treatments may include dietary supplements, megadose vitamins, herbal preparations, special teas, acupuncture, massage therapy, magnet therapy, spiritual healing, and meditation.

Sources
National Cancer Institute