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    Eastern Religious traditions and modern medicine

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    What role do Eastern religious traditions play in modern medicine?

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    1. What role do Eastern religious traditions play in modern medicine?

    Eastern religion is a group of religions originating in India, China, Japan and Southeast Asia. Modern medicine often brings to mind hospitals, doctors, immunizations and surgical procedures.

    Eastern religious traditions ARE BEGINNING TO play a larger role in modern medicine. Some alternative treatments are becoming more mainstream in modern medicine. For example, modern medical practitioners have begun to embrace treatments associated with eastern religion, such as meditation to relieve stress, which is associated with a higher rate of ...

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