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Relationship Between Nonprescribed Therapy Use for Illness Prevention and Health Promotion and Healt

Relationship Between Nonprescribed Therapy Use for Illness Prevention and Health Promotion and Healt

This study describes the nonprescribed therapy use (prayer, over-the-counter medications [OTC’s], home remedies, vitamins, herbs and supplements, and exercise) for health promotion among rural elders. It also delineates the association of such therapy use with physical and mental health-related quality of life (HRQoL). This analysis suggests that use of some nonprescribed therapies for health promotion is associated with poorer mental HRQoL.   Click here to read the article.

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