These medicines date back hundred or even thousands of years depending on the country and culture concerned
Please be advised that we are still open and following strict COVID-19 hygiene and social distancing practices. We are also now available for online (zoom and skype) consultations and Telehealth consultations which you can book and pay for online.
The term Alternative Medicine means any form of medicine that is outside the mainstream of western medicine or conventional medicine as practiced a majority of doctors today. This term is loosely used to over all forms of medicine except allopathy
In 1973, the Medical Faculty of the University of Rome convened the first World Congress of Alternative Medicines and the provisional program contained no less than 135 therapies.
Alternative medicine exists in all cultures to some degree and terms such as traditional medicine, indigenous medicine or folk medicine etc. are used to describe such practices. These medicines date back hundred or even thousands of years depending on the country and culture concerned.
Natural therapy which incorporates Integrative Medicine combines conventional and traditional medicine with result oriented medicines, therapies and lifestyle for the diagnosis, treatment and prevention of illness, symptoms along with getting to the root cause of the same. Integrative Medicine empowers patients and health professionals with a wider range of treatments and procedures along with screening and prevention options with an emphasis on natural, herbal & preventative medicine. Herbal medicine, technically, made out of the extracts from the plants is the most commonly used medicine system across the world. With an increase in the emphasis on the herbal medicine and nutrition, Naturopaths, Herbalists and health practitioners are motivated to focus more on the natural therapies, herbal medicines and homeopathic medicines.
Holistic medicine, alternatively, is a form of natural healing that considers the body, mind, spirit, and emotions collectively– in the quest for optimal health and wellness. According to the holistic medicine philosophy, one can achieve optimal health — the primary goal of holistic medicine practice — by gaining proper balance in life.
There are more than 100 systems of alternative medicines still in practice all over the world. Every country, region or area has its own traditional system of health and medical cares such as for the Chinese it is acupuncture, for the French, magnetic healing; for the Germans, Heilpraxis; for the English, Herbalism; for India, Ayurveda with Siddha being widely practice in the southern part of the country; for Japan, Shiatsu etc. Homeopathic medicines is used to maintain health and treat a wide range of long-term illnesses, such as allergies, atopic dermatitis, rheumatoid arthritis, and irritable bowel syndrome.
The most popular forms of alternative medicine are Ayurveda, Homeopathy, Naturopathy, Yoga, Acupuncture, Acupressure, Magneto therapy, Shiatsu, Herbalism, Meditation, Aromatherapy, Bach Flower Remedies, Chromo therapy, Diet therapy, Hydropathy and Reiki.
Natural therapy is a collection of completely natural medication methods for specific treatments of diseases and ailments and is considered as alternative medicine. It includes the use of everyday ingredients, herbs and natural scientifically proven remedies to target ailments and conditions.
Purely natural treatments and solutions include acupuncture, aromatherapy, herbal medicine, myopathy, naturopathy, osteopathy, Ayurvedic medicine, Shiatsu, remedial massage, muskoskeletal treatment, Oriental remedy, Western natural medicine and more.
The use of these natural therapy methods are effective in treating medical conditions that traditional chemical based drugs fail to target and resolve.
They can significantly improve your mental and physical well being and enhance the quality of your lifestyle.
The benefits of using certified natural therapy methods is that subjects do not face severe side effects as compared to many chemical based drugs. Many natural therapy treatments are also complementarily used alongside prescribed medicine to enhance the overall healing process.
Australian natural therapy experts can recommend the right treatments for conditions such as asthma, chronic pain, insomnia, anxiety, chronic headache, eczema, osteoporosis, arthritis, circulatory problems and more.
These can be treated with the right natural methods and patients can witness fast results. Some natural therapy and treatment methods data back hundreds or even thousands of years and originate from all different parts of the world.
Natural Therapy at Malvern Natural Health Care are here to support, encourage and professionally advise you to make the wonderful changes that you’re ready for and help you face a better day.