Helpful Resources

The links below include national and state organizations related to acupuncture and Oriental medicine and educational information about complementary and alternative therapies. As I find resources that you may find useful, I will add them.

Acupuncture & Alternative Medicine Organizations

Accreditation Commission for Acupuncture & Oriental Medicine

http://www.acaom.org/

American Association of Acupuncture & Oriental Medicine

http://www.aaaomonline.org/

Council of Colleges of Acupuncture & Oriental Medicine

http://www.ccaom.org/

National Acupuncture Detoxification Association

http://www.acudetox.com

National Certification Commission for Acupuncture & Oriental Medicine

http://www.nccaom.org/

Oregon Medical Board of Examiners

http://www.oregon.gov/OMB

Acupuncture, Herbal & Alternative Medicine Information

Gateway to Chinese Medicine Health and Wellness

Articles and research about acupuncture and Traditional Chinese Medicine.
http://www.acupuncture.com

Alternative Medicine Foundation

http://www.amfoundation.org/

Alternative Nature Online Healing

Information about herbal remedies, alternative medicine, aromatherapy and more. A wonderful resource for botanical and herb pictures.
www.altnature.com

Alternative and Complementary Medicine Resource Guide: Directory of Databases

http://www.amfoundation.org/dir_databases.htm#2

Botanical Studies: An International Journal

http://ejournal.sinica.edu.tw/bbas/

Continuum Center for Health and Healing at the Beth Israel Medical Center

Information on treatments, history, philosophy, and training of different CAM modalities and alternative health systems.
http://www.healthandhealingny.org/

Herb Med

A website that lists many of the main herbal sites and information resources found on the web.
http://www.herbmed.org

Institute for Traditional Medicine

Provides numerous educational materials, primarily articles written by Subhuti Dharmananda. Currently, over 2,000 pages of such articles are in the archive.
http://www.itmonline.org/

Ling Gui International Healing School of Qi Gong

http://www.linggui.org

Memorial Sloan Kettering Cancer Center: Intregrative Medicine

Information on herbs, vitamins, and supplements, especially potential use in cancer care.
http://www.mskcc.org/mskcc/html/11570.cfm

National Institutes of Health (NIH) Introduction to Acupuncture

http://nccam.nih.gov/health/acupuncture

Oregon College of Oriental Medicine

http://www.ocom.edu/

Stanford University, Highwire Press

Links to hundreds of free journals where you can find free online medical articles.
http://highwire.stanford.edu/lists/freeart.dtl

University of Maryland Complementary and Alternative Medicine

Information on the uses and interactions of drugs, herbs and supplements.
http://www.umm.edu/altmed/index.htm

World Health Organization

http://www.who.int/en/