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What are the benefits and risks of alternative health care products and services to the consumer?
there are different issues with different types of medical services. there exist 150+ types of alternative care. some types are mostly about pain management , in my humble opinion, like acupuncture. [ through the stimulation of the lymphatic system, and release of endorphins. and perhaps acupressure. other types that are mild manipulation like massage, it mostly to increase blood flow, also
cupping. other types like chiropractic, or osteopathy are manipulation, as also physical therapy is too. ]
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