Why Pregnant Women Seek CAM

Author: Lauren Frick Complementary and alternative medicine is becoming a more popular treatment for pregnant women. In fact, it has been found that “in America 69% of women are using CAM, in the United Kingdom 57%, and in Germany 51%” and 73% in Australia (R. L....

Utilizing Spiritual Healing during Pregnancy

Author: Lauren Frick The utilization of spiritual healing in and around pregnancy can provide many benefits to alleviate stresses and pain within a women’s life, in fact forms of spiritual healing have become the most widely practiced complementary therapy, although...

Traditional Chinese Medicine Treats Infertility

Author: Lauren Frick A meta-analysis was conducted by Karin Ried, a researcher for the National Institute of Integrative Medicine, to determine whether or not traditional Chinese medicine (TCM) proved to be more beneficial at increasing fertility than Western methods....