Alternative Medicine - By Category
Getting Started With Complementary and Alternative Medicine
New to complementary and alternative medicine? This section contains everything you need to get started, including finding a practitioner, statistics, insurance, which therapy to choose, and more.
Healing Common Conditions
Browse through the health conditions and diseases and learn more about natural remedies that may help.
Herbs and Herbal Medicine
Get the scoop on the health benefits of herbs. Find out how they are commonly used, what the current research shows and get tips on using herbal medicine for various health conditions.
Looking for information about the best supplements? Here you'll find information about the health benefits and side effects of various supplements and tips on using them.
Diet Plans and Superfoods
Get the scoop on popular healing diets such as the detox diet, raw food diet and more.
Home Remedies for Better Health
Find out about home remedies that may with certain health conditions and ailments.
Natural Therapies from Acupuncture to Yoga
Exploring natural treatment options? Browse this informative section on complementary and alternative therapies, such as acupuncture, chiropractic, herbal medicine, aromatherapy, massage, ayurveda, yoga and more.
Your Essential Guide to Massage Therapy
Find out the history of massage, different types of massage, benefits and uses, how does it work, and what a typical treatment is like.
Meditation and Mind-Body Techniques
Learn about mind body therapies such as mindfulness meditation, biofeedback, relaxation techniques and more.
Find a Natural Health Practitioner
Resources that may help you in your search for a complementary/alternative medicine practitioner such as a massage therapist, naturopathic doctor, chiropractor, acupuncturist and more.
Alternative Medicine Schools
Find out about schools for acupuncture, massage, chiropractic, naturopathic medicine, and other types of complementary and alternative medicine.
Alternative Medicine Blog
A list of blog posts on About.com's alternative medicine site.