These are the 8 most common treatments and/or medicines. They treat a wide range of problems and/or illnesses. An alternative treatment, energy therapy, helps create balance. This supposedly helps with unbalanced illnesses. It works by using light, sound, or magnets to affect energy fields.
2. Homeopathy (a glass of water that has undetectable remains of many semi-toxic substances)
4. Herbal Medicine
5. “Energy Therapy”
1. Synthroid (thyroid cancer/gland)
2. Crestor (reduces many things like LowDensityLipoprotien)
Why people choose alternative medicines/treatments
Modern May Not be Working
Works Better for Them
"Can be More Calming"
Plants & Modern
About 74% of medicines contain plants in them!
At the end of the 19th century 30% of deaths were from infection.
Deaths From Infection
They found new treatments for this. The death rate went lower because of the new medicines.
About 10% of deaths in the US are actually caused by "medical errors". A medical error is "an inaccurate or incomplete diagnosis or treatment of a disease, injury, syndrome, behavior, infection, or other ailment."~Wikipedia. From 2016, a study showed that about 250,000 deaths were caused by this.
The Problem With Modern Medicines
Nothing is better, but it is proven that modern medicine increased lifespans and can cure illnesses quicker. Modern medicines actually just have taken alternative/traditional treatments and made them more helpful. But, if you don't want to inject your body full of chemicals, then go alternative Really, it's just what works for you.