Complementary and alternative medicine (CAM) supplement use in people with diabetes

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American Diabetes Association , Alexandria
Diabetes -- Alternative treatment, Dietary supplements, Diabetes Mellitus -- therapy, Complementary Therapies -- methods, Dietary Supplements, Plants, Medi
StatementLaura Shane-McWhorter.
ContributionsAmerican Diabetes Association.
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LC ClassificationsRC661.A47 S53 2007
The Physical Object
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Open LibraryOL17890797M
ISBN 139781580402965
LC Control Number2007014526

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Complementary and alternative medicine (CAM) therapies, by whatever name they are called, have existed from antiquity.

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