The trend away from traditional or allopathic medicine is was through the following statistics and facts:
1. It is estimated that the US public is between $ 36 and $ 47 B spent on CAM therapies.
2. Now there are states with naturopathic licensing laws and licensing naturopathic physicians is expanding into new countries.
3. The legitimacy and the importance of CAM was developed by public and private bodies, have been ie recognized in the United States, the Office of Alternative Medicine at the NIH was created by an act of Congress, and in the Philippines, TAMA law created the Philippine Institute of Traditional and Alternative Health Care (PITAHC)
4. One of every two baby boomers used unconventional therapies. Boomers seem FACOR safe and non-invasive alternative therapies.] 5. 42.1