Allopathic Medicine (Allopathy) Mustang OK

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Terry Reed
(405) 787-6111
4605 N. MacArthur Blvd.
Warr Acres, OK
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(405) 376-6300
631 North Mustang Road
Mustang, OK
 
Body Mechanics
(405) 350-9503
300 South Ranchwood Suite 5
Yukon, OK
 
Flandle's Candles
(405) 745-9425
11901 Forrest Spring Drive
Oklahoma City, OK
 
Byrd Brandon
(405) 350-8585
420 South Mustang Road
Yukon, OK
 
Advanced Chiropractic PC
(405) 376-1234
126 West State Highway 152 Suite 3
Mustang, OK
 
Downing Chiropractic Clinic
(405) 354-0994
105 East Vandament Avenue
Yukon, OK
 
Dr William L Delong Chiropractor
(405) 354-1023
48 North Kimbell Road
Yukon, OK
 
Eagle Marketing Inc
(405) 354-7882
2412 Sequoia Park Drive
Yukon, OK
 
Dr Tommy Wolf Chiropractor
(405) 350-1986
300 South Ranchwood Boulevard Suite 19
Yukon, OK
 
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Allopathic Medicine (Allopathy)

Written by Jeff Behar, MS, MBA   

Allopathic medicine and allopathy (from Greek á¼?λλος, állos, other, different + πάϑος, páthos, suffering) are terms coined by alternative medicineSamuel Hahnemann, the founder of homeopathy to describe the traditional western medicine approach to medicine: working to relieve disease symptoms rather than attack disease causes. Generally, allopathic medicine refers to "the broad category of medical practice that is sometimes called Western medicine, biomedicine, scientific medicine, or modern medicine"

 

Allopathic Medicine and Allopathy Modern Definition

Webster’s dictionary defines allopathic as, “relating to or being a system of medicine that aims to combat disease by using remedies (as drugs or surgery) which produce effects that are different from or incompatible with those of the disease being treated”.

In general, allopathic medicine treats illness with drugs that will reverse the symptom a patient is experiencing. For example, if a patient has a headache, medications are used to stop the headache pain.

Allopathic medicine and allopathy are often terms for regular medicine in a context of traditional medicine such as Ayurveda, as well as in a context of complementary and alternative medicine such as homeopathy However, many aspects of traditional medicine systems such as Traditional Chinese medicine or Ayurveda are allopathic in that they act by working to abate patients symptoms.  

Allopathic medicine, or allopathy, is the most common approach to medical treatment across the world, although alternative approaches are increasing in popularity. 

Allopathic Medicine Critics

Critics to this approach believe that allopathic medicine does not address the cause of an illness and by this nature does not serve a patient's b...

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