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Glossary: integrative medicine, Masonic Cancer Center, University of Minnesota

integrative medicine

(IN-teh-gray-tiv MEH-dih-sin)

A type of medical care that combines conventional (standard) medical treatment with complementary and alternative (CAM) therapies that have been shown to be safe and to work. CAM therapies treat the mind, body, and spirit.

2011-08-22