TITLE

Using alternative medicine for children

PUB. DATE
May 1995
SOURCE
Child Health Alert;May95, Vol. 13, p2
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
Comments on the results of a study conducted by researchers in Montreal, Quebec, which focused on how often alternative medicine is used on children in North America. Chiropractic methods; Homeopathy; Naturopathy; Reasons why parents use alternative medicine for their children; Risks of using alternative medicine.
ACCESSION #
9506080337

 

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