Group of ordinary people who believed that good health is a right, not a benefit that should be determined by government or based on economic or social status, who want to exercise their right to make informed choices regarding their health care.
The best evidence for efficacy from adequately designed randomized controlled trials (RCTs) is available for Coccinia indica and American ginseng. Chromium has been the most widely studied supplement. Other supplements with positive preliminary results in
Traditional medicine = knowledge, skills, and practices based on theories, beliefs, & experiences indigenous to various cultures, used for health and medical prevention, diagnosis, improvement, maintenance, or treatment.
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