Category: Alternative Therapies

There are different alternative medicine therapies according to symptoms and characteristics. In Biomanantial we explain the differences and advise

Natural medicine based on alternative therapies such as traditional Chinese medicine iridiología and iriodiagnosis, bioenergetics.

Many patients suffering from chronic diseases find an effective response in Alternative Therapies to manage their illness or ailment

Alternative Therapies are complementary therapies that can help in the treatment of diseases or ailments, with very positive results for health, the effectiveness of a complementary therapy is guaranteed and always supported by reliable studies.

Types of alternative therapies

There are several complementary or alternative therapies, among them are acupuncture. Massages, meditation, relaxation techniques, aromatherapy and homeopathy among others.

Homeopathy

Homeopathy is part of Alternative Therapies that states that a substance that causes certain symptoms in a healthy person, when applied in small amounts can cure the same symptoms in a sick person.

The homeopaths consider the set of symptoms of the patient, their physical and psychological state, their clinical history and activities. The homeopathic medicine is used as a single or complementary treatment with conventional drugs.

Massages. Manual Therapies

Massage can be considered a technique, an alternative therapy or an art that implies medical knowledge. Massages can help muscle relaxation, relieve pain and improve sleep. They have multiple functions, therapeutics that improve circulation, mobility and are effective to cure ailments, physiological massages are applied to treat fatigue, sports massages relieve fatigue and wear after exercise, or prepare the athlete for a competition. There are also relaxing massages against stress and tension, preventive massages to avoid injuries.

It is important to indicate that therapeutic massages should be performed by experts and are not always recommended for pregnant women, after a recent surgical intervention, or in case of inflammatory vascular diseases or infections. In addition to the technique, products such as essential oils are used.

Aromatherapy

Aromatherapy is an Alternative Therapy that takes advantage of the properties of the essential oils of aromatic plants, to balance the body and achieve inner and outer harmony and beauty. The healing action of aromatherapy depends on each person and their ability to achieve relaxation, joy and peace. Aromatherapy generally accompanies traditional medicine, harmonizes one’s own energy and favors self-healing. The aromas also act in our interior causing sensations of pleasure and harmony. There are different aromas, some of these oils have the quality of transforming and balancing emotions, with very positive effects on states of anxiety, depression or mental fatigue.

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