Synonyms of 'medicine: Branches of alternative medicine'
acupressurea practice analogous to acupuncture but involving the application of manual pressure to parts of the body rather than the insertion of needles acupunctureAlexander techniquearomatherapythe use of fragrant essential oils extracted from plants as a treatment in complementary medicine to relieve tension and cure certain minor ailments autogenic trainingBach flower remedyan alternative medicine consisting of a distillation from various flowers, designed to counteract negative states of mind and restore emotional balance biofeedbackchiropracticherbalismhomeopathy or homoeopathyhydrotherapyhypnosishypnotherapythe use of hypnosis in the treatment of emotional and psychogenic problems iridologya technique used in complementary medicine to diagnose illness by studying a patient's eyes kinesiologymassagemoxibustiona method of treatment, originally in Chinese medicine, in which a moxa is burned on the skin naturopathyosteopathyradionicsreflexologya form of therapy practised as a treatment in alternative medicine in which the soles of the feet are massaged: designed to stimulate the blood supply and nerves and thus relieve tension shiatsumassage in which pressure is applied to the same points of the body as in acupuncture ▷ See medicine
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