At Memorial Sloan Kettering, we believe in caring for the whole person — not just the disease or symptom. Holistic healthcare practitioners promote health, prevent illness, and help raise awareness of disease in our lives rather than merely managing symptoms. Another risk of modern medicine is using mammograms as an early diagnostic tool, rather than preventative.
About 40 percent of Americans have tried some form of alternative medicine at some point, and some $35 billion a year is spent on it. A certain amount of abuse seems like a given. Holistic medical doctors are majorly involved in offering solution to patients and follow natural approach advocated by complementary modalities.
The Holistic Health lifestyle is regaining popularity each year, as the holistic principles offer practical options to meet the growing desire for enjoying a high level of vitality and well-being. Our board-certified physicians have formal education in integrative medicine as well as years of experience in conventional medicine.
If you are a leader, like using innovative technology, are passionate about preventive medicine and are looking for change then this may be the place for you. Many western physicians will use a combination of holistic and more traditional therapies in order to cover all the bases and give the patient the best shot at getting the healthiest of all.
Healthy alkaline cells thrive on an alkaline, oxygen-rich, plant-based diet, while unhealthy cells or viruses, bacteria and cancer hate oxygen. As a whole, holistic medicine has certainly become quite popular and is gaining more credibility among traditional healthcare providers.