Alternative Medicine Update
Slippery elm may be beneficial for patients with GI complaints.
Chromotherapy focuses on rebalancing patients' chakras.
Bright light therapy may be safe and effective in children and adolescents.
Although small studies show potential efficacy of medical marijuana in treatment of specific conditions, insufficient evidence exists for clinicians to recommend or prescribe to patients.
Often included in probiotic products, L acidophilus has been studied for its possible impact on a multitude of human ailments.