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Product Description: The question typically asked about complementary and alternative medicine (CAM) is whether it works. However, an issue of equal or greater significance is why it is supposed to work. The Healing Gods: Complementary and Alternative Medicine in Christian America explains how and why CAM entered the American biomedical mainstream and won cultural acceptance, even among evangelical and other theologically conservative Christians, despite its ties to non-Christian religions and the lack of scientific evidence of its efficacy and safety...read more

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9780199985784 | Oxford Univ Pr, August 29, 2013, cover price $31.95 | About this edition: The question typically asked about complementary and alternative medicine (CAM) is whether it works.

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Product Description: One of the transformations facing health care in the twenty-first century is the safe, effective, and appropriate integration of conventional, or biomedical, care with complementary and alternative medical (CAM) therapies, such as acupuncture, chiropractic, massage therapy, herbal medicine, and spiritual healing...read more

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9780807830437 | Univ of North Carolina Pr, September 30, 2006, cover price $38.95 | About this edition: One of the transformations facing health care in the twenty-first century is the safe, effective, and appropriate integration of conventional, or biomedical, care with complementary and alternative medical (CAM) therapies, such as acupuncture, chiropractic, massage therapy, herbal medicine, and spiritual healing.

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9780807859629 | 1 edition (Univ of North Carolina Pr, February 1, 2009), cover price $28.00 | About this edition: One of the transformations facing health care in the twenty-first century is the safe, effective, and appropriate integration of conventional, or biomedical, care with complementary and alternative medical (CAM) therapies, such as acupuncture, chiropractic, massage therapy, herbal medicine, and spiritual healing.

Product Description: If you are an American, you no doubt grew up drinking your great-grandmother's ginger tonic whenever your tummy ached or swaddling your bee-stung finger with your great-great-aunt's special herbal wrap for bug bites. But where did your great-grandmother and great-great-aunt get these remedies? Probably from their own great-grandmother and great-great-aunt, back in the "old country...read more

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9780756779528 | Diane Pub Co, May 1, 2004, cover price $15.00 | About this edition: If you are an American, you no doubt grew up drinking your great-grandmother's ginger tonic whenever your tummy ached or swaddling your bee-stung finger with your great-great-aunt's special herbal wrap for bug bites.
9780758200501 | Kensington Pub Corp, September 1, 2001, cover price $18.00 | About this edition: An acclaimed medical anthropologist and health researcher examines the origins of ethnic remedies that have been brought to the United States from immigrants all over the world and includes a wealth of remedies from a variety of cultures.

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Product Description: Discover Nobel Prize research of the natural substance that prevents & reverses cardiovascular disease, controls high blood pressure and corrects impotence. Discover what doctors don’t want you to know about their drug therapies, their education and their diagnostic abilities/inabilities...read more

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9780972686600 | Larue Pubns, February 28, 2004, cover price $18.95 | About this edition: Discover Nobel Prize research of the natural substance that prevents & reverses cardiovascular disease, controls high blood pressure and corrects impotence.

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Product Description: Examining medical pluralism in the United States from the Revolutionary War period through the end of the twentieth century, Hans Baer brings together in one convenient reference a vast array of information on healing systems as diverse as Christian Science, osteopathy, acupuncture, Santeria, southern Appalachian herbalism, evangelical faith healing, and Navajo healing...read more

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9780299166908 | Univ of Wisconsin Pr, July 1, 2001, cover price $55.00 | About this edition: Examining medical pluralism in the United States from the Revolutionary War period through the end of the twentieth century, Hans Baer brings together in one convenient reference a vast array of information on healing systems as diverse as Christian Science, osteopathy, acupuncture, Santeria, southern Appalachian herbalism, evangelical faith healing, and Navajo healing.

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9780299166946 | Univ of Wisconsin Pr, July 1, 2001, cover price $21.95 | About this edition: Examining medical pluralism in the United States from the Revolutionary War period through the end of the twentieth century, Hans Baer brings together in one convenient reference a vast array of information on healing systems as diverse as Christian Science, osteopathy, acupuncture, Santeria, southern Appalachian herbalism, evangelical faith healing, and Navajo healing.

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Product Description: Understanding Alternative Medicine: New Health Paths in America provides health professionals and educators with insight into the growing use and social acceptance of alternative medicines in the United States today. This book discusses the political, economic, and scientific implications of multicultural medicine in American society and provides you with specific information on the use of alternative medicines in the United States...read more (view table of contents, read Amazon.com's description)

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9780789007414 | Routledge, April 1, 2000, cover price $200.00 | About this edition: Understanding Alternative Medicine: New Health Paths in America provides health professionals and educators with insight into the growing use and social acceptance of alternative medicines in the United States today.

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9780789009029 | Routledge, April 1, 2000, cover price $51.95 | About this edition: Understanding Alternative Medicine: New Health Paths in America provides health professionals and educators with insight into the growing use and social acceptance of alternative medicines in the United States today.

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A Stanford-trained doctor tells how he gave up the promise of a lucrative practice to learn more about the Native American healing arts his ancestors used and describes his efforts to incorporate the benefits of modern and ancient medicine (view table of contents)

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9780684839974 | Touchstone Books, August 1, 1998, cover price $15.99 | About this edition: A Stanford-trained doctor tells how he gave up the promise of a lucrative practice to learn more about the Native American healing arts his ancestors used and describes his efforts to incorporate the benefits of modern and ancient medicine

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A Stanford-trained doctor tells how he gave up the promise of a lucrative practice to learn more about the Native American healing arts his ancestors used and describes his efforts to incorporate the benefits of modern and ancient medicine. 35,000 first printing. (view table of contents)

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9780684802718 | Scribner, February 1, 1997, cover price $24.00 | About this edition: A Stanford-trained doctor tells how he gave up the promise of a lucrative practice to learn more about the Native American healing arts his ancestors used and describes his efforts to incorporate the benefits of modern and ancient medicine

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9780812231847 | Univ of Pennsylvania Pr, January 1, 1995, cover price $55.00

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9780812213980 | Univ of Pennsylvania Pr, January 1, 1995, cover price $26.50

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Product Description: Non-fictiion: Medicine Alternatives

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9781878901323 | Hampton Roads Pub Co Inc, July 1, 1992, cover price $12.95 | About this edition: Non-fictiion: Medicine Alternatives

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Examines unorthodox, holistic, and medical theories and techniques contracounter to scientific orthodoxy

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9780195057751 | Oxford Univ Pr, September 1, 1989, cover price $24.95 | About this edition: Examines unorthodox, holistic, and medical theories and techniques contracounter to scientific orthodoxy

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