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Programs that offer health care and treatment procedures that fall outside the mainstream of conventional medical practice. Most alternative approaches provide preventive care in addition to treatment of established conditions, define health as more than just the absence of disease, focus on natural healing as the treatment of choice, avoid invasive procedures to the extent possible, and approach individuals holistically dealing with their mental, emotional and spiritual needs in addition to the physical body. Many have their origins in the medical systems of non-Western cultures or in ancient healing traditions. Some alternative therapies are used instead of traditional Western "biomedical" procedures; others are complementary, used in addition to conventional care.

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Evangelical Community Hospital - Physician Finder Line - Alternative MedicineUnionEvangelical Community Hospital - Physician Finder LineEvangelical Community Hospital
Feingold Association of the United StatesDedicated to helping children and adults apply dietary techniques for improved behavior, learning and health, and to creating public awareness of the potential role of foods and synthetic additives in behavior, learning and health problems.Feingold Association of the United StatesFeingold Association of the United States
Partners in WellnessProvides massage, Reiki,reflexology, yoga , Qigong, Tai Chi, Sound Therapy, Holistic Health Coaching and an after-care group to people with cancer or chronic diseases. Therapies are designed to reduce the major symptoms experienced by most cancer patients - nausea, pain, fatigue, sleep problems, anxiety and stress.CumberlandYWCA CarlisleYWCA Carlisle
The Primary Health Network - New Castle Center for Health and Well-BeingAcupuncture, Behavioral Health, Chiropractic The Primary Health Network is a Federally Qualified Health Center (FQHC) that provides Primary Care, Dental, Behavioral Health, and Specialty Services. Offices are located in 11 counties in Pennsylvania and one in Eastern Ohio. Primary Health Network accepts all patients, regardless of their insurance status, and offers a Sliding Fee Scale to eligible patients. The Sliding Fee discount qualifications are based on household income and size. Primary Health Network has teamed up with local pharmacies to offer discounted pricing on all medications. Through the federally funded 340B Prescription Drug Pricing Program, nearly every drug is purchased at reduced costs. Those savings are passed on to patients. Assistance with the Health Insurance Marketplace to the community members and patients is also available.LawrenceThe Primary Health Network - Lawrence CountyThe Primary Health Network
WellSpan Center for Mind/Body HealthThe Center for Mind/Body Health offers a variety of services to improve your health and well-being. Services offered include: •Yoga •T'ai Chi Chih •Reiki •Nutrition •Mat Pilates •Massage & Energy Work •Kinesio Taping •Holistic Evaluation •Bamboo Fusion Treatment •Acupuncture YorkWellSpan Center for Mind/Body HealthWellSpan Health

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