Alternative vs. Complimentary Modalities/Medicine and Choice of Modality

Complimentary vs. Alternative Medicine This definition is taken from Medline Plus (http://www.nlm.nih.gov/medlineplus/complementaryandintegrativemedicine.html): “Complementary medicine is used together with mainstream medical care. An example is using acupuncture to help with side effects of cancer treatment. When health care providers and facilities offer both types of care, it is called integrative medicine. Alternative medicine is used instead…

Hip Rehabilitation Case Study (from Vol. 1 Newsletter)

We know that physical rehabilitation therapy is great for people suffering from arthritis, because it strengthens muscles, decreases pain and improves mobility but did you know that many Veterinarians are now providing similar services for your pet? Physical rehabilitation empowers pet guardians, because it enables them help their pets with hands-on involvement, and it provides…