But after five years, the office has yet to show that any alternative therapy works or does not work.
Talk to your health professional about any alternative therapies you are using.
In 1994, Congress took a step that would have a major effect on patients' access to alternative therapies.
Some people are able to use less pain medicine by using alternative therapies.
She says a range of alternative therapies have helped her improve.
But other alternative therapies don't have enough medical evidence to determine if they are effective.
It may not be safe to replace your medical treatment with an alternative therapy.
So, many patients turn to alternative therapies for relief of pain and sleep problems.
The fact is that Americans are using complementary and alternative therapies.
He decided instead to explore alternative therapies and go on a special diet.