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California Finally Gets Integrative Health Care

California Finally Gets Integrative Health Care
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Integrative medicine is a growing trend in healthcare. Integrative health care professionals look at the body as a whole and consider all aspects when treating their patients. By combining standard medical practices with alternative treatments, they can help patients find what works best for them. The goal is always to find the best possible treatment that will improve your health and well-being.

What is integrative health care?

Integrative medicine is a form of complementary medicine that uses a combination of conventional medical diagnosis and treatment with alternative therapies. It is used to improve the quality of life, health and well-being of patients.

Integrative medicine was first introduced in 1993 by Dr Richard T. Lipton at Mount Sinai School Of Medicine in New York City. He saw that many patients were going to their doctor with pain or illness but did not feel like they were getting better after being prescribed medications or surgery to fix their problem; so he started looking into different types of treatments such as acupuncture and chiropractic care which could be used alongside traditional Western medicine without interfering with any drugs they may be taking at the time (Lipton).

How does it work?

Integrative medicine is a form of treatment that combines conventional and alternative methods. It’s used to treat a variety of conditions, including mental health issues, chronic pain, and other health problems.

The integrative approach may include physical therapy or massage therapy as well as acupuncture or other techniques.

Why did we need it?

Integrative medicine is a better way to treat chronic disease and mental health, because it treats the whole person. By addressing the physical, emotional and spiritual needs of patients (and caregivers), integrative medicine can provide them with more effective care than traditional Western medicine alone.

Integrative approaches are also effective for treating pain. Traditional painkillers like opioids have been linked to addiction problems; however, alternative therapies such as mindfulness meditation have been found to be just as effective at reducing pain without any side effects or risk of addiction.

Integrative medicine can be a great way to provide patients with the best possible care.

Integrative medicine can be a great way to provide patients with the best possible care.

  • It can help those suffering from chronic conditions, like diabetes and hypertension.
  • It can help those who have not responded to traditional treatments, such as antidepressants or surgery.
  • It can also reduce the need for medications or surgery by providing alternative options to people who want them (and this includes patients who are already taking conventional medicines).

Integrative medicine is a great way to provide patients with the best possible care. It can help you find the right treatment for your symptoms, manage chronic illnesses and even prevent them from happening in the first place. Integrative health care is something that everyone should consider if they want their health care providers to be as effective as possible.