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6 Commonly Misunderstood Words About Complementary Health Approaches

Introduction

When it comes to some complementary and integrative health approaches, how certain products or practices are labeled or talked about may be vague or confusing, and many people misunderstand what they actually mean. For example, what is the difference between holistic medicine and homeopathic medicine? Often, these terms are used interchangeably, but in fact they are very different.

See if you know the meaning of these words and phrases by taking this 6-question quiz. You’ll find out your results at the end.

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