Natural Health Careers
Welcome to the natural health careers section on Allied Health World, the premier educational resource for natural medicine, holistic health, and alternative modalities in the healing arts. This online resource represents a synergistic partnership between the staff of Allied Health World and many recognized leaders in the natural health movement. Experts and pioneers of the many alternative approaches to health and wellness have lent their unique expertise to help Allied Health World develop richly informative articles designed to enlighten and inspire the next generation of massage therapists, personal trainers, chiropractors, naturopaths, and other practitioners of the healing arts.
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Here at Allied Health World you may find information on massage therapy schools that provide training in complimentary and alternative modalities of bodywork. We also explore the more conventional forms of therapeutic bodywork taught through chiropractic colleges and medical massage schools. Use this site to explore preventative health careers that promote wellness and longevity by learning how to earn your personal trainer certification or by pursuing a career in natural nutrition. You may read information on degrees in naturopathic medicine, and explains the academic path to becoming a homeopathic doctor, holistic health practitioner, or herbalist. Allied Health World is also a robust resource for information on how to begin your career in the ancient healing arts of Chinese medicine and acupuncture.
Realize your vision. Use this resource freely to explore the many paths you may take to a career in natural medicine.
Doctors of Chiropractic, more often called chiropractors or chiropractic physicians, practice a form of non-surgical and drug free medicine based on the understanding that proper structure and function of the spinal column and nervous system are of paramount importance to overall health and wellbeing...[read more]
Herbalism is the practice of identifying and using herbs and plants found to have naturally inherent medicinal qualities. Earliest man began to identify the healing properties of the plants and herbs that grew in his environment and used them to treat all manner of ailments and illnesses. ...[read more]
Massage is one of the most ancient of all the healing arts. Its original inception is known to be thousands of years ago though it would be safe to say that some form of massage existed even before the creation of established modalities. Massage is a very personal and individualized form of bodywork...[read more]
Pilates is a method of exercise performed with fluid, flowing movements that draw energy from the deep torso muscles at the body’s core. The Pilates method incorporates both floor exercises, and exercises performed with specially designed Pilates-specific exercise machines and equipment...[read more]
Integrative medicine, also called Integral Medicine by Dr. Steven Hall, is the integrated melding of the scientific methods of conventional western medicine with the wisdom, human connectedness, and intuition of alternative healing methods....[read more]
In the west, the vast multi-disciplinary practice of yoga has become synonymous with just one of its many facets: Physical yoga, known as Hatha yoga. Yoga actually encompasses several disciplinary paths, all of which inter-correlate and come together in a way that makes the whole apparent within each of its several parts...[read more]
The practice of acupuncture involves the delicate needling and manipulation of a series of points throughout the body, which correlate directly with the various organ’s and body systems. The introduction of these needles serves to stimulate, invigorate, and revitalize....[read more]