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Complementary therapies

Practices such as homeopathy, naturopathy, yoga and acupuncture are sometimes used alongside conventional medicine in a belief they can complement treatments.

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Homeopathy

Trusted information about homeopathy, including the lack of current evidence for its effectiveness and safety, and questions to ask your doctor about homeopathy.

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Depression treatment

Trusted information about depression treatment from leading Australian health organisations.

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Massage therapy guide

Massage therapy is used to manage a range of conditions, with a therapist manipulating the body’s soft tissues. Learn more here about the most popular types.

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Chinese traditional medicine

Trusted information about Chinese traditional medicine from leading Australian health organisations, including links to complementary medicines.

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Ayurvedic medicine

Trusted information about ayurvedic medicine from leading Australian health organisations, including links to content on alternative therapies and herbal medicine.

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Treatment for mental illness

Mental illness is treatable, and most people with mental illness recover to live productive and happy lives.

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Caring for a child with Asperger’s

Find out about caring for a child with Asperger’s, including through treatments such as occupational therapy and by getting support at school.

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Cervical cancer treatment

Trusted information on cervical cancer treatment including for precancerous abnormalities and early stage or localised cancer, and links to trusted resources

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Chiropractors

Trusted information about chiropractors and chiropractic treatments, including effectiveness and safety, where to find a registered chiropractor and questions to ask.

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Acupuncture

Acupuncture refers to the use of needles to stimulate anatomical points. It appears to help in the treatment of some conditions. Learn more from a trusted source.

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