Archive for August, 2017

Ask Dr. Jonas – What is Integrative Health?

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What is “integrative health”? As a physician who practices integrative health, I see my patients as whole people—within families, neighborhoods and communities. They work in partnership with me to determine their unique pathways to health and wellbeing. I define integrative health as the pursuit of personal health and wellbeing first and foremost, while addressing disease […]

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Archive for August, 2017

Healing Tool Series: Pain Educational Videos

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“Healing Tools” summaries are a collection of evidence-based resources to help providers and patients use integrative health approaches to improve health and wellbeing. Educational videos about common issues in pain management for patients and providers This tool is for: Patients and their family members Providers This tool was created by: Defense & Veterans Center for […]

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Archive for August, 2017

Healing Tool Series: CAM-Cancer Summaries

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“Healing Tools” are a collection of evidence-based resources to help providers and patients use integrative health approaches to improve health and wellbeing. CAM-Cancer Summaries: Evidence-based information about the effectiveness and safety of complementary and alternative medicine (CAM) in preventing and treating cancer This tool is primarily for: Providers Patients and their family members may also […]

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Archive for August, 2017

What is Integrative Health?

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Understanding Integrative Health Integrative health is the pursuit of personal health and wellbeing foremost, while addressing disease as needed, with the support of a health team dedicated to all proven approaches – conventional medicine, complementary & alternative medicine and lifestyle/self-care.

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