Cindy Yuan

Cindy is a sophomore double majoring in Neuroscience and Cognitive Science at Johns Hopkins. She is a member of the HMR marketing team and a writer of the HMR Domestic Health section. Although not a pre-medical student, Cindy possesses genuine interest in healthcare in the U.S. and around the world. Cindy hopes to learn more about the healthcare industry and to bridge the gap in healthcare. Cindy is a research assistant at the JHU Visual Thinking lab and is currently working on research of visual representation. In terms of extracurricular activities, Cindy is the Programming Chair of Chinese Student Association, enjoys learning to dance with the Eclectics, and is a mentor at the Office of Multicultural Affairs.

Rethinking Complementary Medicine

Key definitions (1) Conventional medicine: mainstream Western medicine, also known as modern medicine. Complementary medicine: non-mainstream practice used alongside with conventional medicine. Alternative medicine: non-mainstream practice used in place of conventional medicine. Sole administration of non-conventional medicine is uncommon. Integrative...

/ August 18, 2017


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/ January 21, 2017