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Acupuncture Today

Acupuncture Today

This site offers online content and articles from its monthly issues, offered to practitioners of acupuncture and Oriental medicine. Acupuncture Today contains national and regional news, reviews of current research and opinion pieces on relevant issues.
Subject: Health & Medical Sciences–Alternative Medicine–Acupuncture

Medherb.com from Medical Herbalism

Medherb.com from Medical Herbalism

This large and valuable site includes a great span of material, from discussion boards to journals to school listings and anatomy sites. Also in the medical herbalism site is a fine page giving links to brief histories of herbalism. Sections include, North America, Classic Herbals, Western Medicine, Chinese, Ayurvedic.
Subject: Health & Medical Sciences–Alternative Medicine

The Backrubs FAQ

The Backrubs FAQ

The six sections of this FAQ are divided into administrivia and acknowledgements, general questions, basics of massage, novice questions, professional massage, and other sources of information. It includes definitions of different types of massage and bodywork.
Subject: Health & Medical Sciences–Alternative Medicine

Ask Dr. Weil

Ask Dr. Weil

An interactive site that features daily health questions from users. Old questions are archived by date or subject. The site also has a searchable directory of local holistic practitioners and a vitamin adviser that takes users through a series of online questions before making recommendations about the kinds of vitamins from which they may ben …
Subject: Health & Medical Sciences–Nutrition & Diet–Vitamins & Minerals; Health & Medical Sciences–Alternative Medicine

National Center for Complementary & Alternative Medicine (NCCAM)

National Center for Complementary & Alternative Medicine (NCCAM)

This is the homepage of the National Center for Complementary & Alternative Medicine (NCCAM) is an institute of the National Institutes of Health which is “dedicated to exploring complementary and alternative healing practices in the context of rigorous science, training complementary and alternative medicine (CAM) researchers, and disseminating au …
Subject: Health & Medical Sciences–Nutrition & Diet; Health & Medical Sciences–Alternative Medicine; Health & Medical Sciences–Medications & Pharmaceuticals

Health Information– National Center for Complementary and Alternative Medicine

Health Information– National Center for Complementary and Alternative Medicine

This page is part of the National Institutes of Health’s National Center for Complementary and Alternative Medicine (NCCAM) website. The page contains links to information for consumers on specific alternative medical treatments. Information is organized under the following headings: Understanding Complementary and Alternative Medicine, Alerts and …
Subject: Health & Medical Sciences–Alternative Medicine

Chiroweb

Chiroweb

This site in an online communications network devoted the promotion of chiropractic medicine. It serves as a means of informing potential patients about the purpose of this particular medical practise. The site provides information about the spine and common injuries. Users have access to product information, articles, newsletters. People with back …
Subject: Health & Medical Sciences–Alternative Medicine–Chiropractic

Today’s Chiropractic

Today’s Chiropractic

The web version of what claims to be “the most widely read and influential chiropractic publication.” The site offers current issue, archived issues, e-mail subscription, and posters.
Subject: Health & Medical Sciences–Alternative Medicine–Chiropractic

Body Mind Spirit Magazine

Body Mind Spirit Magazine

“Body Mind Spirit Magazine is a Western Canadian Holistic Health magazine offering a variety of article on alternative health practices — from Reiki and reflexology to astrology and acupuncture.”
Subject: Health & Medical Sciences–Alternative Medicine

Herb World News Online

Herb World News Online

This is a great “newspaper” type online publication. It highlights “Top News, World, Science, Research Reviews, Politics, Industry” and special features. It is a great means of keeping the practicing herbalist up to date on the news of “the world at large” that effects their profession.
Subject: Science & Technology–Life Sciences–Plant Biology (Botany); Health & Medical Sciences–Alternative Medicine

Her Health Online

Her Health Online

A holistic health magazine for women. Departments include General Health; Breast Health; Nutrition; Fitness; Sex; and The Natural Women.
Subject: Health & Medical Sciences–Women’s Health; Health & Medical Sciences–Alternative Medicine

AAA Alternative Health Tips

AAA Alternative Health Tips

“AAA Alternative Health Tips is prepared and edited by Dorothy McDonald. Contents come from the book ‘Feed Your Body Right’ by Dr. Lendon Smith, M.D. This ezine is emailed to our subscribers weekly. It is for those who are looking for better health through alternative health methods.”
Subject: Health & Medical Sciences–Alternative Medicine

Acupuncture.Com

Acupuncture.Com

Acupuncture information for patients, students, and practitioners. Feature articles, news, theory, a FAQ, a referal service, and more. Also covers Chinese herbal medicine, Qi Gong, Tui Na, and dietetics. Searchable.
Subject: Health & Medical Sciences–Alternative Medicine–Acupuncture

Alternative Mental Health Online

Alternative Mental Health Online

“The mission of Safe Harbor is to assist and promote non-harmful, alternative (non-psychiatric) methods and practitioners for helping the mentally disturbed.” The site includes links to articles about various mental health problems, events & seminars, local chapter information, a support group listserv, and much more.
Subject: Health & Medical Sciences–Alternative Medicine; Health & Medical Sciences–Mental Health

The World Wide Online Meditation Center

The World Wide Online Meditation Center

This site contains general information on meditation, core meditations on relaxation and stress reduction, and healing meditations using color healing meditation, energy healing meditation, etc. It also provides many links to other meditation-related sites.
Subject: Arts & Humanities–Philosophy–Eastern; Health & Medical Sciences–Alternative Medicine

Herbal Bookworm

Herbal Bookworm

This fun book review site focuses primarilly on works of medical herbalism. There are so many books on herbalism, and many of them are of questionable quality. Use this fine site as a guide to separate the wheat from the chaff.
Subject: Health & Medical Sciences–Alternative Medicine

Rocky Mountain Herbal Institute

Rocky Mountain Herbal Institute

“RMHI, a private educational and research organization, has offered professional training in Chinese herbal sciences since 1987 (since 1992 in Hot Springs, Montana).” This site has great articles on Chinese and Western herbalism, as well as free access to their online Traditional Chinese Medicine database and library.
Subject: Health & Medical Sciences–Alternative Medicine

American Botanical Council Online

American Botanical Council Online

“The American Botanical Council (ABC) was incorporated in November 1988 as a nonprofit education organization. ABC’s goals are to educate the public about beneficial herbs and plants and to promote the safe and effective use of medicinal plants.” This site provides a nice Herbal FAQ section, as well as links to related sites.
Subject: Health & Medical Sciences–Alternative Medicine

Richters Herbs – Medicinal, Culinary, Aromatic – Plants & Seeds

Richters Herbs – Medicinal, Culinary, Aromatic – Plants & Seeds

This place has a nice “Education and Events” section, including an online seminar on planting seeds and a lecture series that is posted on the site. Also, in the “News and Info” section, the Richters HerbLetter is a great up-to-date news letter on the herbalism scene.
Subject: Health & Medical Sciences–Alternative Medicine