alternative medicineWhat is Alternative” Medicine and HOW does it differ from Conventional” Medicine?

Did you know that many people utilize alternative medicine support in place of conventional medicine?

Did you know that many people utilize alternative medicine support together with conventional medicine?

Did you know that alternative medicine support is different from conventional medicine?

So….. What is alternative medicine and what approaches are utilized to help support people with today’s many health challenges?

* dietary supplements
* vitamin therapies
* herbal remedies
* special teas
* homeopathic remedies
* cleansing protocols
* detox supports
* nutritional improvements

Alternative medicine support systems are built upon complete systems of theory and practice. Often, these systems have evolved apart from and earlier than the conventional medical approach used in the United States.

  • Examples of alternative medicine systems that have developed in Western cultures include Naturopathic and Homeopathic medicine.

  • Examples of alternative medicine systems that have developed in non-Western cultures include traditional Chinese medicine and Ayurveda.

In contrast to alternative medicine support, complementary medicine is a group of diagnostic and therapeutic disciplines that are used together with conventional medicine.

  • An example of a complementary therapy is using aromatherapy to help lessen a patient’s discomfort following surgery.

So what is alternative medicine support when meeting with the staff at Nutritionally Yours?

Nutritionally Yours staff believes that a healthy food program specific to YOUR needs can benefit your overall health and wellness. We also believe in utilizing herbal remedies, homeopathy and supplements as needed to help your body feel better so you enjoy life more without health concerns. We also team up with a wonderful medical doctor and work as a team here to help YOU be the best YOU can be.

YES! Your body can be retrained to heal itself through alternative medicine supports. Alternative medicine supports have the ability to improve the environment within your body and allow for natural healing. Your body is TRULY a WONDERFUL thing!

Thousands of clients from the Atlanta, GA area and around the world work with Nutritionally Yours when they want to understand alternative medicine and how it can help them. Our staff is made up of a medical doctor, naturopath, holistic minded nutritionist, wellness chef and a wonderful customer service team.

The staff at Nutritionally Yours knows that more and more people are looking for other options to traditional medicine via alternative medicine techniques to better health. We believe that what nature has provided to us can be utilized to remind the body to wake up and start healing from the inside out.



Appointments are done in office, over the phone or via skype for people not able to visit our clinic. We are located in Roswell GA, just 45 minutes north of Atlanta, GA.


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Alane Palmer, Naturopath, CNC



Medical disclaimer: Nutritionally Yours is not a medical practice. “Functional” Testing is run to determine the best alternative supports for you to enable your body to self heal. We are not diagnosing, treating or curing any medical disease. Always discuss concerns with your medical doctor.

By Alane Palmer, Naturopath, CNC