Laser Therapy is technically Low-level laser therapy. This is because high level laser therapy is used with the intention of cutting out or removing tissue, where as LLLT uses low-power lasers to stimulate and to encourage cells to function.
LLLT is a complimentary modality which is often integrated with mainstream medicine for the relief of pain and inflammation due to chronic states in the body like arthritis or neck & joint pain.
Chiropodist and Podiatrist are the same practice. How we refer to this treatment modality depends on what country you are in.
Practitioners diagnose and treat injuries or maladies that occur in the feet, ankles and lower leg stoping at the knee.
Podiatrists treat patients who suffer from issues such as bunions, corns, ingrown toenails and warts and heel and foot pain. Treatment regimes centre around a range of orthopaedic products and education.
Doulas do not take on the role of a practitioner, they work together with their client’s as care providers, offering support to their clients based on the clients needs and wishes. As a practicioner a doula does not diagnose or treat patients.
The main focus of this modality is to provide emotional and practical support, for mothers and couples, through pregnancy and post natal care.
Holistic Midwives are medically trained and registered midwifes who utilize the ideals, principles and practices of Holistic medicine as a complimentary treatment regime to their Mid Wife practice. See Holistic Medicine
Natural Fertility Management
Natural fertility management is different to Family planning because there is no management of the fertility process, no limits set on the amount of children born to a couple and no time frame limitations. Natural fertilities core premise is to make no conscious efforts about fertility submitting to the physiological factors that affect fecundity.