Text Version of NCCAM is answering Important questions about complementary and health approaches
This graphic depicts two priority areas covering what NCCAM studies1: mind and body practices (acupuncture, massage, meditation, spinal manipulation, deep-breathing exercises, hypnotherapy, qi gong, tai chi, etc.) and natural products (herbs, botanicals, dietary supplements, probiotics, etc.). Six important questions about complementary health approaches include: pain; interactions and safety; biological effects; mechanisms; healthy behaviors; and symptoms.
To learn more, visit nccam.nih.gov.