Children with epilepsy may benefit from alternative therapies to control seizures, study finds.
A tranquil activity for body and mind
Here's what one study found
5 ways to practice mindfulness
American Heart Association says meditation may help, but don't forgo traditional medicine
Hiding info from pediatricians could be risky for young patients, report authors say
The American Academy of Pediatrics warns parents "natural" doesn't always mean safe when it comes to supplements
There's not much research into these therapies, study authors said
Non-drug approaches that may work include acupuncture and electrotherapy, review finds
But evidence for using pot to treat other types of pain or post-traumatic stress remains inconclusive
Voice coaching appears to help swallowing and breathing, study finds
It's not a cure-all but has great potential, leader of an American Psychological Association panel says
Noninvasive brain stimulation no better than medication in treating depression, study finds.
Research yields mixed results for this traditional Chinese treatment
Age-old practice did as good a job as physical therapy, but neither was a cure for all patients
It's a safe alternative to addictive opioid pain relievers, Australian researchers say
Traditional Chinese Medicine may benefit some heart patients, study finds.
But U.S. experts greet report with caution, urge further research
But study into alternative therapies didn't find evidence to support using dietary supplements
Study found it as effective as talk therapy for improving sleep and depression
Just 10 minutes each day might boost concentration, prevent mind wandering, small study suggests
Evidence supports the use of some complementary therapies during breast cancer treatment, study finds.
But one specialist still isn't ruling out this complementary therapy
Live tunes, singing and rhythmic drumming appeared to help ease discomfort after back surgery
Study finds amount can vary widely depending on the brand of sleep aid, with implications for health
While popular among patients, they haven't been proven safe or effective in clinical trials, study says
Review of 12 studies found small improvements in pain levels, function after 3 to 6 months
So-called 'super water' carries big risks, doctors warn
Small study suggests that Tai Chi could reduce symptoms, but a larger trial is needed
Another study shows link to poorer cardiovascular health from the pills, but can't prove cause-and-effect
A deep-freezing technique may be a valid option for treatment of early stage breast cancer, study finds.
Children who are treated with alternative therapies less likely to get flu shot, study finds.
Those who favor alternative therapies often bypass the annual vaccine, study says
'Electroacupuncture' led to symptom relief even 12 weeks after treatment, study finds
Telltale red circles of ancient Chinese practice said to boost blood flow, rejuvenate muscles
However, definitive evidence remains lacking, experts say
Specialists urge doctors to offer alternative therapies for this widespread problem
More than $30 billion paid out-of-pocket for acupuncture, yoga, chiropractic care, supplements
As effective as physical therapy, study suggests, plus it might also improve depression