Integrative Medicine, Complementary Alternative Medicine and Health Round-up #51: January 2012

Summary: IHPC publishes integrative care stakeholder report on Affordable Care Act … Center for Practical Bioethics forms national group to promote Institute of Medicine pain blueprint … Huffington Post publishes Top 10 lists for 2011 … Grassroots efforts help protect National Prevention Fund … Certified Professional Midwives get backing from Barney Frank … Harkin and Hatch ask FDA to redraft guidance on New Dietary Ingredients … Lori Knutson steps down from Allina/Penny George Institute position to lead The Marsh … U Wisconsin free clinical module for hypothyroidism … Huge drop off in number of CAM educational programs in Britain … Chiropractors take battle over accreditation to the Department of Education … Article examines standards debate in massage therapy … University of Western States begins MS program in functional medicine … Ted Kaptchuk featured in New Yorker article on placebo … Chicago Tribune reporter goers after NCCAM … Military turns to integrative medicine … Dieticians in Functional Medicine established, sets standards … After 8 years, IN-CAM begins charging dues … Australian CAM-public health research organization reports exceptional year of growth … Chiropractors call for presentations for public health conferences … Carla Wilson, LAc, DAOM honored by SF Mayor Edwin Lee … Joseph Pizzorno honored by Natural Products Association …

Send your comments to

for inclusion in a future Your Comments Forum.
John Weeks Written by John Weeks

We Humbly Recommend

Get the Healthiest Newsletter!

Get a dose of Healthy delivered straight to your inbox. Each FREE issue features amazing content that will elevate your Body, Mind, and Spirit.

Your data is never shared with 3rd parties


Healthy Shopping

Health and Wellbeing products lovingly curated for you.