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CAM (Complementary and Alternative Medicine)

Complementary, Alternative, or Integrative Health: What's in a Name?

Many Americans use complementary and alternative medicine (CAM) in pursuit of health and well-being. This fact sheet presents an overview of CAM, types of CAM, and information on safety and regulation.

Review Date: June 01, 2015

NIH National Center for Complementary and Integrative Health - NCCIH

Are You Considering a Complementary Health Approach?

Find answers to questions and issues to consider when including Complementary and Alternative Medicine (CAM) in your health care.

Review Date: May 21, 2015

NIH National Center for Complementary and Integrative Health - NCCIH

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