Massage & Bodywork

September/October 2012

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Massage & Bodywork NCCAM Begins Research Blog The National Center for Complementary and Alternative Medicine (NCCAM) at the National Institutes of Health launched a blog about "developments related to complementary health practices." Posts include refl ections on integrative health in general, as well as specifi c commentary on recent studies and conferences. NCCAM was started in 1998 to "defi ne, through rigorous scientifi c investigation, the usefulness and safety of complementary and alternative medicine interventions and their roles in improving health and health care." The blog is available at Wins Two Maggies The Western Publishing Association (WPA) awarded Massage & Bodywork magazine two Maggie awards, recognizing the magazine as among "The Best in the West." The magazine earned "Best Digital Edition Magazine Trade/Consumer" and "Special Theme Issue Public/Trade" for the May/ June 2011 oncology issue titled Straight Talk About Cancer, and was also recognized as a fi nalist in three other categories. The WPA has been presenting awards for publishing excellence for more than 50 years. This is Massage & Bodywork's fi fth Maggie. Visit the newly designed Log in. Explore. Enjoy. 25

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