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As in the case of conventional medicine, indiscriminate use of these therapies without medical supervision may be harmful to your health.

Individuals viewing this material should in all cases review the benefits and risks of using specific complementary/alternative/integrative treatments with their own doctor or health care provider for the diagnosis and treatment of medical and/or psychological conditions.