Australians spend almost $3 billion a year on complementary therapies and vitamins, an amount similar to that spent on prescription medications, new figures suggest. A population survey of more than 2000 individuals across the country found that 50% used complementary medicines, most frequently vitamin and mineral supplements. The average expenditure for a person using complementary ...
Australians spend $3bn a year on complementary medicines
By Michael Woodhead
23 Jul 2019