In 1968, Linus Pauling coined the word "Orthomolecular" to denote the use of naturally occurring substances, particularly nutrients, in maintaining health and treating disease. In the is article, Dr. Kunin provides an overview of the principles that identify Orthomolecular Medicine and the holistic approach to health covered by this unique medical specialty.
Article from Journal of Orthomolecular Medicine, Vol. 2, No. 4, 1987, Pp 203-206.
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