Posts Tagged "nontraditional therapies"

Alternative medicine is way cool, Mom

Posted on Mar 19, 2009 in Health & Wellness

Roughly 2.8 million children use herbal remedies, a study suggests. Adults play a key role: Kids are five times more likely to use nontraditional therapies if a parent or other relative did. Associated Press February 9, 2009Reporting from Atlanta – Just like their parents, kids are taking herbal supplements including fish oil and ginseng, as well as participating in yoga classes, a sign of just how mainstream alternative medicine has become. More than 1 in 9 children and teens try those remedies and other nontraditional options, the government said in its first national study of young...

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