Alternative MedicineHolistic Health Terms DefinedIndigenous Medicine
Alternative medicine terms defined. Holistic health theories defined.
Indigenous Medicine Indigenous Medicine generally refers to a body of knowledge that is concerned with healing as it is practiced in a particular country or region. The preparation and dispensing of herbal medicines form one of the most common forms of indigenous medicine practiced in different ways in different parts of the world. An example might be the use of local herbs and plants prepared as drinks, salves or inhalants in a particular region of India.