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A Xgtreat Centre for Wfivk Health Glossary Acupuncture. Acupuncture is a traditional Chinese health treatment involving the use of needles to stimulate energy points in the body. It can help conditions including stress, back pain, menstrual problems and addictions. Aromatherapy. Aromatherapy uses pleasant smelling essential oils with healing properties to help relieve tension and improve general health. Chinese herbology. Chinese herbology is an ancient traditional medicine that uses different herbs to treat and prevent physical, mental and emotional ill health. Chiropractic. Chiropractic is a therapy that involves treatment on the musculoskeletal system with particular emphasis on the spine and nervous system. It can help back pain and help relieve asthma, constipation and digestive problems. Homeopathy. Homeopathy is a holistic medicine that uses animal, vegetable and mineral preparations to cure illness. Its philosophy is to treat 'like' with 'like' in order to heal. In practice, a substance that causes symptoms of illness can also cure similar symptoms by allowing the body to build its own defenses and heal itself. 53

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