Alternative and natural treatments for endometriosis are obtaining excellent results in actively assisting healing or reducing symptoms for many sufferers. There are more and more success stories coming forward of women who have achieved partial or complete healing using natural treatments.
Many of the alternative and natural therapies deal with the mental, emotional, and spiritual aspects of health, in addition to the physical body. This is where natural treatments have a huge benefit for women with Endometriosis - because this disease affects the whole person, not just the body.
The name ‘Holistic Medicine’ comes from the connection between mind and body. Holistic practitioners treat the whole person as opposed to the individual organs where symptoms occur.
What is alternative and natural medicine?
Alternative medicine is made up of a rich variety of techniques and medical systems that for the most part, are still unfamiliar to the majority of the public. They are therefore, an ‘alternative’ to what most people are using when they need health care.
Much of what is labelled alternative medicine comes from other cultures or from ancient healing traditions. The use of herbs as medicine is an ancient practise found all over the world. Acupuncture comes specifically from ancient China and has been documented as being in use as early as 2697 B.C.
The World Health Organisation estimates that between 65 and 80 percent of the world’s population rely on traditional medicine as their primary form of health care.
What is the Difference between Alternative and Conventional Medicine?
Generally speaking, most high quality alternative medicine is founded on six core principles and practises that differ from the principles and historical practises of conventional medicine.
The main differences are:
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