Integrative medicine is indispensable in farm animal practice

April 28, 2021
integrative medicine indispensable in farm animal practice

Well-known speakers discussed during this “Day of Integrative Methods” the need for cooperation between conventional and complementary medicine; this is an innovative concept. Integrative medicine is indispensable in farm animal practice April 15, 2021, online – “A holistic approach is required!” Mag. Kurt Frühwirth, veterinarian and President of the Austrian Chamber of Veterinarians (ÖTK) opened this…

Pluralism in veterinary medicine, with each other instead of against each other

February 24, 2021

For years we have been trying to promote cooperation between conventional veterinary medicine and complementary veterinary medical directions. The trench warfare between so-called conventional medicine and so-called complementary medicine should finally be overcome in favour of integrative veterinary medicine. The role and task of the ÖTK and also my task is not to polarize, but…

Official Launch MEP Interest Group on Integrative Medicine and Health

December 8, 2020

European Parliament event Hosted by Interest Group MEPs: Sirpa Pietikäinen, Michèle Rivasi Tilly Metz, Eleonora Evi, and Margrete Auken, this virtual event was chaired by Sirpa Pietikäinen, organised by EUROCAM, and video linked with over 700 attendees across Europe. Meeting the demand of EU citizens The Interest Group on Integrative Medicine and Health brings together…

Evidence-based homeopathy and veterinary homeopathy

October 8, 2020

Narrative Review “Evidence-based homeopathy and veterinary homeopathy, and its potential to help overcome the antimicrobial resistance problem – an overview” published in a conventional peer-reviewed journal in October 2020 Dr Petra Weiermayer, Prof Michael Frass, Dr Thomas Peinbauer and Dr Liesbeth Ellinger, two human physicians and two veterinarians, have written a narrative review in the…

Database portal for Complementary Medicine

July 13, 2020
Database portal for Complementary Medicine

The Karl and Veronica Carstens Foundation is launching a free database portal for Complementary Medicine, Naturopathy, and Homeopathy. In total, 96,000 items of scientific literature can be searched for free, among them more than 30,000 clinical research papers and more than 9,000 basic research publications. Anyone planning a research paper or a thesis in complementary…

A new name for the British Homeopathy Association

June 4, 2020

The British Homeopathy Association has changed her name, look and field, and website. The name changed into Homeopathy UK. The new website contains a wealth of information about the many benefits of homeopathy. The 118 years old British Homeopathic Association changed her name in Homeopathy UK on the 1st of June. Homeopathy UK is committed to…

WHO supports scientifically-proven Traditional Medicine

June 2, 2020
Traditional Chinese medicine

WHO supports scientifically-proven Traditional Medicine In the article ‘ WHO supports scientifically-proven Traditional Medicine,’ the WHO welcomes innovations around the world including repurposing drugs, traditional medicines and developing new therapies in the search of potential treatments for COVID-19 was published on 4 May.  WHO recognizes that traditional, complementary and alternative medicine has many benefits and…

About 2.6. billion people around the world are in lockdown

April 14, 2020

The world Economic Forum published an article with charts showing the size of the Coronavirus lockdowns worldwide. About 2.6. billion people around the world are in lockdown, this makes it the biggest psychological experiment. Burnouts and stress-related absenteeism will be the secondary epidemic as a result of this COVID-19 crisis. This article about 2.6. billion people…

Study about COVID-19 through genetic mutations

April 14, 2020

An interesting study published on the website of the University of Cambridge about COVID-19 through genetic mutations as it spreads from China and Asia to Australia, Europe and North America. Researchers from Cambridge, UK, and Germany have reconstructed the early “evolutionary paths” of COVID-19 in humans – as infection spread from Wuhan out to Europe…

IVAA is looking for a communication advisor

April 9, 2020

The International Federation of Anthroposophic Medical Associations is looking to hire a Communications Advisor on a consultant basis to join our Brussels based team. The Communications Advisor will support our external communications strategy, write and disseminate publicity material, and respond to inquiries from the public and media. To succeed as a Communications Advisor, you should…