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  • Consider researching a specific alternative treatments such as acupuncture, holistic medicine, etc.
  • Is hypnotism effective in pain relief?
  • Discuss the success of using alternative medicine in treating HIV/AIDS, autism, a particular cancer, etc..
  • Can alternative medicine coexist with conventional medicine?
  • Discuss the effectiveness of medicine used in a specific culture such as China, India, a specific Native American tribe, etc.
  • What types of holistic medicines are the most effective?
  • Should health insurance cover alternative medical therapies?
  • Will the destruction of the rain forests have an effect on the discovery of new therapies?
  • Do alternative cancer therapies work?

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