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There are many complementary and alternative medicines that can be accessed that are an alternative to the traditional medical and health care systems and practices. Some of these treatments could consist of acupuncture, aromatherapy, relaxation techniques, chiropractic medicine, and meditation. I have been able to experience and utilize a few complementary and alternative medicines that consisted of chiropractic medicine, relaxation techniques, and meditation. I genuinely enjoy going to the chiropractor to get adjustments done. It helps relieve the tension I carry in my back mostly and helps lower my stress and anxiety levels. According to the National Center for Complementary and Integrative Care (2019), the use of chiropractic medicine increased from 9.1% in 2012 to 10.3% in 2017. I feel more and more individuals are becoming aware of the great benefits that complementary and alternative medicines can provide that traditional medical practices cannot. I have practiced meditation a few times and each time I
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  • Summer '19
  • National Center for Complementary and Integrative Care

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