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Author: Cynthia Ramsay
Publisher: The Fraser Institute
Keywords: policy, canada, medicine, alternative, regulation, complementary, unnatural
Number of Pages: 87
Published: 2009

This study provides an overview of the use of natural health products (NHPs) and complementary and alternative medicine (CAM) treatments in Canada. It discusses how NHPs and complementary health practitioners are currently regulated in Canada and examines the validity of the public safety argument for licensing natural health products and complementary and alternative medicine practitioners, as well as the costs of government regulation. It offers recommendations as to how the government should proceed if it is truly concerned with the safety and quality of NHPs and CAM, and with the availabil

Author: Barry Leonard
Publisher: DIANE Publishing
Keywords: people, cancer, guide, medicine, complementary, alternative, thinking
Number of Pages: 13
Published: 2008-10
ISBN-10: 1437904505
ISBN-13: 9781437904505

You have many choices to make before, during, and after your cancer treatment. One choice you may be thinking about is complementary and alternative medicine, called CAM, for short. Contents of this report by the National Center for Complementary and Alternative Medicine: Reasons People with Cancer Choose CAM; Making Choices; What Is CAM?; Types of CAM; Talk with Your Doctor before You Use CAM; A ¿Natural¿ Product Does Not Mean a Safe Product; Choose Practitioners with Care; Getting Information from Trusted Sources; and Resources. Illustrations.

Author: International Social Security Association
Publisher: OECD Publishing
Keywords: world, throughout, pensions, private, complementary
Number of Pages: 544
Published: 2008-09-22
ISBN-10: 9264043470
ISBN-13: 9789264043473

Complementary and Private Pensions Throughout the World 2008 highlights the increasingly important role that complementary and private pension schemes play in national social protection systems and in providing for an adequate income in retirement. Covering in-depth information on the regulation and supervision of voluntary and mandatory occupational pension plans as well as mandatory private pension schemes in 58 countries worldwide, Complementary and Private Pensions Throughout the World 2008 constitutes a unique reference guide for: [Policy makers; [Pension regulators, supervisors and pract

Author: Unknown
Publisher: DIANE Publishing
Keywords: complementary, policies, achieving, environment, trade, agriculture
Number of Pages: 245
ISBN-10: 1428920048
ISBN-13: 9781428920040

Author: Josephine P. Briggs (ed)
Publisher: DIANE Publishing
Keywords: medicine, alternative, complementary, science, exploring
Number of Pages: 68
ISBN-10: 143798133X
ISBN-13: 9781437981339

Author: Amit Gupta
Publisher: DIANE Publishing
Keywords: complementary, interests, partnership, strategic, relationship, india
Number of Pages: 55
ISBN-10: 1428910174
ISBN-13: 9781428910171

Author: Claudia Copeland
Publisher: DIANE Publishing
Keywords: complementary, conflict, laws, quality, water, pesticide
Number of Pages: 18
Published: 2005
ISBN-10: 1437941818
ISBN-13: 9781437941814
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