EU on evolving use of alternative medicines

HAlternative medicines will continue to influence health care decisions in many societies out to 2050. Alternative medicine is growing in popularity: homeopathic medicine, for example, is a more than €1 billion/year industry. Meanwhile, Western medicine faces up to ominous consequences for decades of antibiotic and pain medication overuse. A preferable future outcome may represent an integrated version of both Western and alternative care that avoids extreme positions on good health.  Read more…