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What Is Natural Healing
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What Is Natural Healing

Natural, holistic healing, also known as alternative medicine, is all about creating a system that gives much importance to self-care using natural therapies. Natural Therapies aim to develop and restore health through the prevention of illness and disease instead of using surgical procedures or treatments and the use of man made pharmaceutical drugs.

Natural health practitioners place a great deal of importance on prevention because prevention is better than cure, and they are advocates of healthy living in order to avoid illness in the first place.

Natural health practitioners will offer health education to their patients in order for them to reclaim their independence over their own health. This gives their patients back the opportunity to heal themselves and also helps their awareness regarding which health choices are best for them.

Natural healing differs in numerous ways from traditional medicine. Natural or holistic healing believes that the real healer is in fact nature itself, so therefore seeks to work in cooperation with nature to offer the best kind of approach for health and wellness.

This type of healing is often called holistic healing because it takes into account the whole person. This means treating their body, their soul and their spirit. The patients attitude is crucial to their own well-being and for their ability to heal themselves with guidance from the natural healing practitioner.

The emotional well-being of the patient plays a very important part and is placed in the hands of the patient who is then encouraged to have a more positive attitude towards their health.

In the natural healing environment, the patient is asked to listen to his or her body so he or she can identify the symptoms of the complaint. Natural healing treatments are then carried out as the patient takes an active role and adopts more healthy practices.

Traditional medicine, on the other hand, is set up to cure a disease or illness by removing the symptoms. This is either carried out by the intake of pharmaceutical drugs or invasive surgery or both.

Patients who adopt traditional medical practices usually take man made pharmaceuticals, rather than the natural alternative in the holistic approach, that may have toxic side effects.

Unfortunately, with traditional medicine, many patients have a negative attitude towards their health, which isn’t at all helpful in their progress towards good health. To get better, the patient places responsibility for his or her health on another person, which is usually their doctor.

Thankfully, over recent years, the natural more holistic approach to health and wellness is making a big comeback as more and more people are eager to take a more hands on approach to their own health and wellness.


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