Tag Archives: integrative medicine

A Look at Change: Growing Blogs, Medicine, and Alternative Medicine

  Prompted by the “If I started blogging today, I would…” question that is the May 23 Theme Day topic for bloggers who are participating in the WordCount 2012 Blogathon, today’s topic is a look at change.   It is always worthwhile to take time to reassess what’s working and what’s not working, whether the […]

Alternative Medicine Thoughts in Haiku…

  Today is Haiku Theme Day for bloggers who are participating in the 2012 Blogathon.    My first thought was “haiku on an alternative medicine blog?  Seriously?” I can’t recall ever seeing the art of haiku blended with the concepts of alternative medicine… but since both are about the beauty and wonder of nature, perhaps […]

Autism and Nutrition Factors

  The lead article in the latest open-access issue of IMCJ Integrative Medicine: A Clinician’s Journal takes a look at the role of nutrition in the causes of and management of autism. The prevalence of autism is now double that of Down syndrome, the authors report, with at least 40 cases in every 10,000 children. […]

Sloan-Kettering Integrative Medicine

Sloan-Kettering Integrative Medicine What it is:  the Web site for the Integrative Medicine Service at Memorial Sloan-Kettering Cancer Center. The Service was established in 1999 “to complement mainstream medical care and address the emotional, social, and spiritual needs of patients and families.”  Where it is:  http://www.mskcc.org/mskcc/html/1979.cfm What you’ll find there:  Many excellent resources on alternative […]