Compare And Contrast Eastern And Eastern Medicine

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Eastern medicine compared to western, do you have a preference? I have always believed that Eastern medicine is better than the traditional or more recognized practices of Western medicine. One reason I believe this is because I have used and benefited from the use of chiropractic treatment. Through the use of spinal manipulation, along with the use of medical massages, I am able to function on a daily basis without the aggravation of aches and pains and without the use of drugs or invasive surgeries.

Chiropractic care is not the only form of Eastern medicine that I have used and certainly is not the only form of treatment available. Several other practices are available and I think you as a reader will agree that all are safer and more natural than the traditional methods of Western medicine.

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The main focus point of all these treatments is to treat the body as an entire entity, not just one ailment at a time. Eastern medicine is built on the belief of healing someone from the inside out, not just treating a single symptom or ailment. Treatments include education about exercise, nutrition, and lifestyle intervention. Using these techniques is a way to provide not only relief but, to treat, cure and prevent an ailment from reoccurring. The goal is for the body to maintain a state of homeostasis. Eastern medicine is not as commercialized as Western medicine, but that doesn’t mean it is ineffective. You may be surprised to learn that the earliest Western drug therapy for smallpox occurred in 1796 but, China had developed and used this remedy 200 years prior. Doctors from Russia and Turkey were sent to China to learn small pox inoculation from the Chinese ! I have talked a lot about Eastern medicine and the benefits that come with it, now let’s take a look at Western medicine
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