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Yoga: Includes a Message from the Director, Time to Talk Tips, NCCAM Clinical Digest, and more.  READ MORE
Acupuncture: The term “acupuncture” describes a family of procedures involving the stimulation of points on the body using a variety of techniques.
Using dietary supplements wisely: With so many claims about their health benefits, how can you decide what's safe?
GET THE FACTS--Chronic Pain and  CAM: At a Glance--Pain is one of the most common conditions for  which adults use complementary health practices.
NIH Clinical Research Trials and You: Why should I participate in a clinical trial?

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