Anthroposophic medicine and antimicrobial resistance (AMR)

Rising antimicrobial resistance (AMR) is a major global health problem - Studies show the significant potential from anthroposophic and other integrative medicine approaches to safely reduce antimicrobial use. Find  IVAAs statement  here.

Have as well a look at the presentation prepared for the CAM Interest Group, European Parliament, Bruxelles 1April 2014 

In November 2015, on occasion of the "Antibiotics Awareness Day", the IVAA together with EUROCAM published the position paper

 The role of Complementary and Alternative Medicine (CAM) in reducing the problem of antimicrobial resistance

Anthroposophic Approach to the Treatment of Cancer

The website (in progress) gives an overview of studies with mistletoe in treatment of cancer.

Verein für Krebsforschung Institut Hiscia 

Kienle, G. S. and H. Kiene: Die Mistel in der Onkologie - Fakten und konzeptionelle Grundlagen. Schattauer Verlag, Stuttgart, New York (2003).

Peter Heusser, Gunver S. Kienle: Anthroposophic medicine, integrative oncology, and mistletoe therapy of cancer.           In Donald Abrams, Andrew Weil: Integrative Oncology. Weil Integrative Medicine Library. Oxford University Press, 2nd ed. 2014

Johannes Wilkens, Gert Böhm: Mistletoe Therapy for Cancer. Prevention, Treatment and Healing. Floris Books 2010

Sophia Murphy (ed.): Iscador - Mistletoe and Cancer Therapy. Lantern Books 2001

Hans-Richard Heiligtag (ed.): Anthroposophical Medicine and Therapies for Cancer. Eighteen articles. Mercury Press, Spring Valley USA

Rita Leroi : An Anthroposophical Approach to Cancer. Six lectures. Mercury Press, Spring Valley USA 1974


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