Home

 Free Newsletter
& Gift

 Store

 Consulting
& Office Visits

 Practitioner Trainings

 Voice Clinic

 Articles
  * Articles Index by
      Category

  * Articles Index A-M
  * Articles Index N-Z
  * Allergies
  * Anxiety, Panic, & Stress
  * Asthma
  * Breathing Development
     and Rehabilitation

  * Breathing Education
     and Research

  * Breathing Measurement
     Instruments

  * Breathing Mechanics
  * Breathing Methods
     and Breathing Work

  * Breathing Problems
     and Dysfunction

  * Children's Health
  * Chronic Illnesses
  * Emotional Issues
  * Energy
  * Environment, Pollution,
     and Toxins

  * Exercise and Athletics
  * General Health
  * Holistic Medicine and
     Alternative Modalities

  * Internal Cleansing
  * Lung Diseases
     and Ailments

  * Men's Health
  * Mental Health & Function
  * Miscellaneous
  * North Carolina
  * Nutrition and Digestion
  * Personal Growth
     and Life Skills

  * Physical Pain
  * Posture and Ergonomics
  * Relaxation
  * Respiratory Chemistry
  * Singing, Speaking,
     and Voice

  * Sleep and Sleep Apnea
  * Smoking and Other
     Substance Abuse

  * Spirituality
  * Traditional Medicine
  * Weight Loss and Obesity
  * Women's Health

 Health Q & A

 Health Tips

 Testimonials

SURVEY:
What do you want to know about breathing? Answered in our newsletter

.

CAM - Complimentary Alternative Modality Practitioners see also Holistic (like me)

Introduction to Alternative Medicine by Lisa Richards  This will better explain the below article.

American College for Advancement in Medicine

Founded in 1973, the American College for Advancement in Medicine is a non-profit medical society dedicated to educating physicians on the latest findings and emerging procedures in complementary/alternative medicine, with special emphasis on preventive/nutritional medicine.  ACAM's goals include both improvement of physicians' skills, knowledge, and diagnostic procedures, and enhanced awareness in the public at large of alternative methods of medical treatment. http//www.acam.org

STUDY INDICATES ALTERNATIVE MEDICINE HERE TO STAY; COMPLEMENTARY AND ALTERNATIVE MODALITIES USED BY BROAD AGE, DEMOGRAPHIC GROUPS BOSTON, MA -- Will the demand for complementary and alternative medicine fade or is it here to stay? While U.S. medical schools are developing complementary and alternative medicine (CAM) course work, and managed care organizations are providing some coverage for CAM therapies, little data existed to answer this question. Until now. A new study by Harvard Medical School researchers, looking at trends over the past half-century, suggests that CAM is indeed here to stay for the foreseeable future. The study, which appears in the August 21 Annals of Internal Medicine, examined trends in the use of 20 different CAMs, covering everything from acupuncture to yoga, among representative sociodemographic groups across the continental U.S. "The findings really dispel two ideas, namely that complementary and alternative medicine is just a passing fad, and that it is used by one particular segment of society," said Ronald Kessler, Harvard Medical School professor of health care policy, who authored the study through the Harvard Medical School Division of Research and Education in Complementary and Integrative Medical Therapies and the Center for Alternative Medicine Research and Education at Beth Israel Deaconess Medical Center. The use of alternative treatments was independent of gender, ethnicity, and level of education. Regional trends and city versus rural differences were also absent. Most of the 20 therapies have steadily increased in popularity since the 1960s, with the largest overall growth rate occurring during the transition from the 1960s to the 1970s. Data compiled from over 2,000 interviews did show a trend towards the use of these therapies in younger respondents; by age 33, 7 out of 10 post-baby boomers (born 1965-79) had used some type of CAM, compared to 5 out of 10 baby boomers (born 1945-64), and 3 out of 10 pre-baby boomers (born before 1945). However, in all age groups the use of CAMs has steadily increased since the 1950s. Some individuals reported using alternative therapies for many years. Of those respondents who had tried an alternative therapy, almost 50 percent were still using it 11 to 20 years later. This persistence is consistent with findings in a previous study that suggested most CAM therapies are used-at least in part-as preventative measures or as part of a regular fitness program. While all therapies showed increased usage over the decades, the study yielded interesting insights into the timing of societal adoption of particular therapies. In the 1960s, four particular therapies increased markedly-commercial diet programs, lifestyle diet therapy, megavitamin therapy, and self-help groups. The 1970s showed increased use of biofeedback, energy healing, herbal medicine, and imagery. During the 1980s, massage and naturopathy increased, while yoga decreased in popularity. The 1990s showed particular increased adoption of aromatherapy, energy healing, herbal medicine, massage, and yoga. The authors caution that while the data indicates that the demand for alternative medicine will continue and may well grow, their analysis cannot predict dramatic events that may tip prevalence patterns in one direction or another. The study was supported by the National Institutes of Health, the John E. Ferzer Institute, the American Society of Actuaries, Friends of Beth Israel Deaconess Medical Center, the Kenneth J. Germeshausen Foundation, and the J.E. and Z.B. Butler Foundation.

September 2016. I am so glad to see CAM gaining strength.

Holistic

Refer this page to up to 25 friends
Receive our FREE report on the Benefits of Better Breathing
 From (e-mail):
 To (e-mail): Up to 25 addresses. Add a comma(,) after each email address. Exclude person's name. Email address only.
 Subject:
 Your name:
 Message: Use this message or one of your own
Security :
5 + 3
Please enter sum of above.
   

 

About the Optimal Breathing
Self Mastery Kit


 

An MD recommends  Optimal Breathing


 

Optimal Breathing 
Self Mastery Kit

 


 
 
 6. Smoke or Smoking Recovery 
 7
. Shortness of breath including  Asthma   Bronchitis   COPD  Emphysema
  
 8. Singing, Speaking, Acting, Personal Power 
 
9. Sleeping, Snoring 
10. Weight Management

 11. Most other goals or chronic challenges are Control-Find searchable in the Supplemental material CD included in the Kit.

INCLUDES SPECIAL THEMES TO ENHANCE:
 1.
General breathing development
 2. Deepest Calm for: emotional regulation, 12 Steps, anxiety-panic,  headaches, high blood pressure, pain reduction, stress management, immune strength

 3. Energy, stamina, recovery, sports, gentle yoga, breathwork, Pilates, Qigong, Tai Chi

 4. Focus, Concentration, Learning
 5.
Meditation
 


Free Breathing Tests

Undetected Unbalanced Breathing

Private one on one  training on Skype and in Charlotte

Practitioner training

Oxygen Enhanced Exercise, Rest & EWOT

click here

Guaranteed Weight Control

The Optimal Breathing Times 

Free Gift and Email Newsletter

Subscribe now

The Optimal Breathing Store 
Products and self-help program sets

Browse our catalog

"He who breathes most air lives most life."

Elizabeth Barrett Browning
 


"Mike's Optimal Breathing teachings should be incorporated into the physical exam taught in medical schools as well as other allied physical and mental health programs, particularly education, and speech, physical, and respiratory therapy."

Dr. Danielle Rose, MD, NMD, SEP
 

.


 



Home


Overview


Free Breathing Test


Free Newsletter


Store


Office Visits


Practitioner Trainings


Voice Clinic


Seminars


Articles


Health Q & A


Health Tips


Testimonials


Miscellaneous


Affiliate Program


Contact Us


About Us


Links

mike@breathing.com  1820 Sunhaven Ct, Charlotte, NC, 28262 USA
USA Toll-Free Phone: 866 MY INHALE (866.694.6425)  International Phone:
1 704.597.6775  Fax: 704.597.3927

Copyright 1997-. All text and images on this web site are protected by international copyright laws and may only be used by consent of Michael Grant White.

Terms & Conditions   |   Privacy Policy  |   Return Policy  |   Translate  |   Currency Converting  |   Report Deadlink  |   How can we better serve you?

The breathing improvement techniques, practices and products outlined in this publication are extremely gentle, and should, if carried out as described, be beneficial
to your overall physical and psychological health. If you have any serious medical or psychological problem, however, such as heart disease, high blood pressure,
cancer, mental illness, or recent abdominal or chest surgery, you should consult your health professional before undertaking these practices.

.