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Complementary, Alternative, or Integrative Health: What’s In a …

WEBThe mission of NCCIH is to determine, through rigorous scientific investigation, the fundamental science, usefulness, and safety of complementary and integrative health

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URL: https://www.nccih.nih.gov/health/complementary-alternative-or-integrative-health-whats-in-a-name

Melatonin: What You Need To Know NCCIH

WEBSleep problems in children can have undesirable effects on their behavior, daytime functioning, and quality of life. Children with certain conditions, such as atopic dermatitis, …

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Qigong: What You Need To Know NCCIH

WEBQigong, pronounced “chi gong,” was developed in China thousands of years ago as part of traditional Chinese medicine. It involves using exercises to optimize energy within the …

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Yoga for Health: What the Science Says NCCIH

WEBA 2018 report by the Agency for Healthcare Research and Quality evaluated 8 trials of yoga for low-back pain (involving 1,466 total participants) and found that yoga …

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Probiotics: What You Need To Know NCCIH

WEBProbiotics are live microorganisms that are intended to have health benefits when consumed or applied to the body. They can be found in yogurt and other fermented …

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Yoga for Health NCCIH

WEBSummary of Current Research. The American Academy of Pediatrics (AAP) recommends yoga as a safe and potentially effective therapy for children and …

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New Funding Opportunity To Advance the Field of Whole Person …

WEBI’m proud to share that the National Center for Complementary and Integrative Health (NCCIH) has just announced a new funding opportunity under the National …

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NIH analysis reveals a significant rise in use of complementary …

WEBAbout the National Center for Complementary and Integrative Health (NCCIH): NCCIH’s mission is to define, through rigorous scientific investigation, the …

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Green Tea NCCIH

WEBThe FDA has approved a specific green tea extract ointment as a prescription drug for treating genital warts. Studies of green tea and cancer in people have had inconsistent …

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Peppermint Oil NCCIH

WEBThe herb peppermint, a natural cross between two types of mint (water mint and spearmint), grows throughout Europe and North America. Both peppermint leaves and the essential …

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Cardiovascular Disease NCCIH

WEBCardiovascular diseases (diseases of the heart or blood vessels) are the number one cause of death in the United States. The most common type of …

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Men’s Health NCCIH

WEBMen’s Health. Some health issues, such as erectile dysfunction (ED) and prostate problems, are unique to men. As many as 30 million American men have ED, and …

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Whole Person Research and Coordination Center (Whole Person …

WEBThe National Institutes of Health (NIH) announced a new notice of funding opportunity (NOFO), under the NIH Whole Person Initiative, that will transform our ability to conduct …

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Health Topics A-Z NCCIH

WEBMake our A to Z list your first stop when you search for information on complementary and integrative health.

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Massage Therapy: What You Need To Know NCCIH

WEBMassage therapy, with or without aromatherapy (the use of essential oils) has been used to attempt to relieve pain, anxiety, and other symptoms in people with cancer. A 2016 …

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Going from Zero to 100: Generating Evidence Through Pragmatic …

WEBJoin the NIH Pragmatic Trials Collaboratory for a free virtual workshop on July 15-16, 2024, to examine actions researchers can take during planning and application …

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6 Things You Need To Know About Music and Health

WEBA growing body of research suggests that listening to or performing music affects the brain in ways that may help promote health and manage disease symptoms. Music activates …

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A Mobile App-Based Mindfulness Intervention for Psychological …

WEBA new clinical trial tested various ways of delivering a mobile app–based mindfulness intervention for individuals who had symptoms of depression after being …

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Music and Health: What You Need To Know NCCIH

WEBYes, according to a growing body of research. Listening to or making music affects the brain in ways that may help promote health and manage disease symptoms. Performing or …

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