Alternative medicine is namely medical treatment other than those falling under the category of Western medicine, involving a wide-ranging field combining psychotherapy and vitamin therapy and the like with Oriental medicine such as acupuncture, finger-pressure therapy and "ki" therapy.〔【出典】Hiragana Times, 2004年5月号◆【出版社】株式会社ヤック企画 〕"HT211022", "2241546"
Practitioners of alternative medicine have recommended ginkgo biloba as a means of maintaining and even improving memory among older adults."VOA-T210", "2433210"
"Lots of people come to us through word of mouth communication or after looking at our website," says TAJIMA Hikari, who studied alternative medicine at a British university.〔【出典】Hiragana Times, 2008年12月号◆【出版社】株式会社ヤック企画 〕"HT266030", "2172601"
The flourishing of alternative medicine in the U.S. can be accounted for by the loss of confidence in the current medical system and the dissatisfaction towards the current drug-immersed medicine, whereupon, preparations have already been initiated at the federal government level towards merging Western medicine and alternative medicine.〔【出典】Hiragana Times, 2004年5月号◆【出版社】株式会社ヤック企画 〕"HT211022", "2485627"
From a global point of view, oriental medical science is now recognized once again and Western countries, it seems, have a greater tendency to use alternative medical treatment than Japan.〔【出典】Hiragana Times, 2008年12月号◆【出版社】株式会社ヤック企画 〕"HT266030", "2302244"
Today, this alternative medicine, especially that of Japan, has been gaining public support abroad.〔【出典】Hiragana Times, 2004年5月号◆【出版社】株式会社ヤック企画 〕"HT211022", "2544449"
The report titled "Healing and Ki therapy attracts patients" introduced in the article "Degenerating Medicine" of the January 13 issue of the Nikkei Shinbun this year was very appealing in terms of content, that is to say, its presentation of alternative medicine as a conventional yet novel method of health management.〔【出典】Hiragana Times, 2004年5月号◆【出版社】株式会社ヤック企画 〕"HT211022", "2502623"
The services available range from complicated cardiac surgery, to cosmetic surgery to dentistry and even alternative care, such as Chinese medicine, yoga and traditional Ayurvedic treatments."VOA-T194", "2505002"
A portion of alternative medicine had already been incorporated into the conventional health insurance system of the U.K., a pioneer in its medical care policies.〔【出典】Hiragana Times, 2004年5月号◆【出版社】株式会社ヤック企画 〕"HT211022", "2228931"
【組織】National Center for Complementary and Alternative Medicine《米》〔国立衛生研究所に所属している。◆【URL】http://nccam.nih.gov/〕