Research Paper On Herbal Medicine
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The History and Uses of Traditional Chinese Herbal Medicine
This 8 page paper gives the history behind traditional Chinese herbal medicine, and its use in today's society. The writer argues that the trend toward alternative therapies by many people in the West means that these remedies should be examined more closely by the medical establishment. The writer also argues that traditional Chinese herbal medicines, when used in conjunction with other therapies, can provide a comprehensive approach to healing. There are 5 sources listed in the bibliography.
The Art of Healing and Frontier Medicine
This paper addresses various facets of medicine during the settlement of North America. The author addresses various cultural medical beliefs such as faith-healing, herbal medicine, and others. This seven page paper has seven sources listed in the bibliography.
Herbal Medicine/What Nurses Should Know
A 3 page research paper that discusses the information that nurses should offer their patients regarding the use of herbal medicines. It has been estimated that roughly 11 percent of the adult population utilize herbal medications on an annual basis (Dingwall, 2007). Consumers frequently take it for granted that the foods and drugs that they purchase are safe and there is also the misconception that all herbal medicines are safe because they are “natural.” Nurses should be cognizant of the risks involved and the likelihood of their patients taking herbal medicines. Bibliography lists 3 sources.