Alternative Medicine | Los Angeles Public Library

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Alternative Medicine


Want to learn more about Alternative/complementary medicine?  Why not enroll in an online course? They are free with your library card!


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For a List of selected books and library  materials related to Alternative and Complementary Medicine, click here!

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National Center for Complementary and Alternative Medicine

Medline Plus Herbs and Supplements

American Osteopathic Association

American Chiropractic Association

American Academy of Medical Acupuncture

The National Center for Complementary and Alternative Medicine has made available “Herbs at a Glance”, which is a series of brief fact sheets that provides basic information about specific herbs or botanicals—common names, what the science says, potential side effects and cautions, and resources for more information.