Integrative Medicine

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NaturalStandard is now Natural Medicines

NaturalStandard has changed names and is now called NATURAL MEDICINES. The NATURAL MEDICINES web interface also has a new look but includes the same authoritative, evidence-based information on foods, dietary supplements, herbs, natural medicines and integrative therapies. Monograph sections include interactions, adverse effects, allergies, efficacy, pregnancy/lactation data and mechanism of action. English, French & Spanish Patient Handouts are available.

Patients spend over $58 billion dollars annually on natural products and alternative modalities (e.g., chiropractic, acupuncture, yoga). Over 50% of patients take supplements. Over 37% of hospitals now offer alternative medicine services. ~ Natural Medicine’s Integrative Medicine Newsletter, February 12, 2015 

More statistics on the Use of Complementary Health Approaches in the U.S. at the National Center for Complementary & Integrative Health website.

Access NATURAL MEDICINES from the Library’s website or directly from a hospital computer at:

Off-site access is available, fill out a Request Off-Site Access form for account set-up.

Natural Medicines Screenshot