Complementary Health Approaches
Frequently Asked Questions
35. How can I get information about complementary health approaches from the National Institutes of Health (NIH)?
Contact the Clearinghouse for the National Center for Complementary and Alternative Medicine (NCCAM). They can send you information and search the scientific and medical literature on complementary health topics for you. You can reach them in three ways.
- By phone. Call 1-888-644-6226 (toll-free in the U.S.). Deaf or hard-of-hearing callers can call the TTY number, 1-866-464-3615. Both numbers are answered from 8:30 a.m. to 5:00 p.m. Eastern Time, Monday through Friday.
- By e-mail. Send your questions to firstname.lastname@example.org.
- By postal mail. Write to NCCAM Clearinghouse, P.O. Box 7923, Gaithersburg, MD 20898.