Holistic medicine is the art and science of healing that addresses the whole person – body, mind, and spirit. The practice of holistic medicine integrates conventional and alternative therapies to prevent and treat disease, and most importantly, to promote optimal health.
Holistic medicine encompasses all safe and appropriate modalities of diagnosis and treatment.
The article link below lists the principles of a holistic medical practice as presented by the The Academy of Integrative Health & Medicine. See what holistic physicians embrace.
For additional articles, visit the American Holistic Health Association’s Self-Help Articles Collection.