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Alternative Healthcare Market Assessment 2008


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Published Date :
April 2008find similar
Report Type :
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Price :
£ 575
Contents :
12 Chapters

Table of Contents

The table of contents below is for Alternative Healthcare 2008

Executive Summary

1. Introduction

Report Coverage

Definition

Sources Of Information

2. Strategic Overview

The Health Of The Population

Table: Complaints Suffered In The Past Months By Sex And Age (% Of Adults), Year Ending March

Table: Use Of Alternative Healthcare Practitioners, And Buying From A Health-food Shop Or Herbalist In The Past Months By Sex And Age (% Of Adults), Year Ending March

Market Dynamics And Segmentation

Table: The Herbal Products And Remedies, Homeopathic Remedies And Aromatherapy Oils Markets By Value (£m),-2007

Main Media Advertising

Retail Distribution

Major Manufacturers And Suppliers

Market Forecasts

3. Alternative Healthcare Therapies In Detail

Background

Key Associations

Statutory Regulation Of Therapists

The Regulation Of Herbal And Homeopathic Remedies

Safety Of Complementary Medicine

Alternative Healthcare's Integration Within The Nhs

Types Of Therapy

Acupuncture

The Alexander Technique

Aromatherapy

Chiropractic

Herbal Medicine

Homeopathy

Osteopathy

Physiotherapy

Reflexology

Other Alternative Therapies

Market Size

Table: The Herbal Products And Remedies Market By Value (£m),-2007

Figure: The Herbal Products And Remedies Market By Value (£m),-2007

Table: The Homeopathic Remedies Market By Value (£m),-2007

Figure: The Homeopathic Remedies Market By Value (£m),-2007

Table: The Aromatherapy Oils Market By Value (£m),-2007

Figure: The Aromatherapy Oils Market By Value (£m),-2007

Market Share

Table: The Herbal Products And Remedies Market By Company By Value (£m And %),

Table: The Homeopathic Remedies Market By Company By Value (£m And %),

4. Main Media Advertising Expenditure

Herbal And Homeopathic Products And Remedies

Table: Main Media Advertising Expenditure On Herbal And Homeopathic Products And Remedies (£000), Years Ending December-2007

5. Retail Distribution

Herbal, Homeopathic And Aromatherapy Products

Table: Sales Of Herbal, Homeopathic And Aromatherapy Products By Outlet Type By Value (%),

Figure: Sales Of Herbal, Homeopathic And Aromatherapy Products By Outlet Type By Value (%),

6. An International Perspective

European Markets

France

Germany

7. Pest Analysis

Political Factors

Economic Factors

Social Factors

Technological Factors

8. Consumer Dynamics

Overview

Table: Summary Of Results (% Of Respondents),

Use Of Alternative Treatments And Products

"i Have Used Herbal Remedies In The Past Months"

"i Have Used Homeopathic Remedies In The Past Months"

Table: Those Who Have Used Herbal Remedies And Homeopathic Remedies In The Past Months (% Of Respondents),

"i Have Had Aromatherapy Treatment Or Used Aromatherapy Oils Myself In The Past Months"

"i Have Been Treated Using Acupuncture In The Past Months"

Table: Those Who Have Used Aromatherapy Treatment Or Aromatherapy Oils, And Acupuncture Treatment In The Past Months (% Of Respondents),

"i Have Practised The Alexander Technique In The Past Months"

"i Have Consulted An Osteopath Or A Chiropractor In The Past Months"

Table: Those Who Have Practised The Alexander Technique, And Consulted An Osteopath Or Chiropractor In The Past Months (% Of Respondents),

"i Have Had Physiotherapy Treatment In The Past Months"

"i Have Had Reflexology Treatment In The Past Months"

Table: Those Who Have Undergone Physiotherapy, And Reflexology Treatment In The Past Months (% Of Respondents),

"i Have Not Used Or Been Treated Using Any Of These Techniques In The Past Months"

Table: Those Who Have Not Received Treatment Using These Techniques In The Past Months (% Of Respondents),

Attitudes Towards Alternative Healthcare

"i Don't Believe Herbal Remedies Are As Effective As Conventional Medicines"

"i Don't Believe Homeopathic Remedies Are As Effective As Conventional Medicines"

Table: Attitudes Towards The Effectiveness Of Herbal And Homeopathic Remedies (% Of Respondents),

"i Am Concerned About The Safety Of Using Herbal Or Homeopathic Remedies"

"i Would Use Complementary Medicine Techniques More If There Were Greater Regulation Among Therapists"

Table: Concerns Over The Safety Of Herbal Or Homeopathic Remedies, And Willingness To Use Complementary Medicine More If There Were Greater Regulation (% Of Respondents),

"i Prefer To Use Complementary Medicine Techniques Whenever Possible Instead Of Taking Conventional Medicines"

"my Gp Has Sometimes Suggested The Use Of Complementary Medicine Instead Of Or Alongside Conventional Treatment"

Table: Preference For Using Complementary Medicine Techniques Where Possible, And Gps Suggesting The Use Of Complementary Medicine (% Of Respondents),

"i Think More Complementary Treatments Should Be Made Available On The Nhs"

Table: Attitudes Towards More Complementary Medicine Being Made Available On The Nhs (% Of Respondents),

9. Manufacturer And Supplier Profiles

Herbal And Homeopathic Products And Remedies

Bhm Health Group Ltd

Profitability

Table: Financial Results For Bhm Health Group Ltd (£000), Years Endingth February And Th February And

Bioforce (uk) Ltd

Profitability

Table: Financial Results For Bioforce (uk) Ltd (£000), Years Endingst December-2006

Chefaro Uk Ltd

Profitability

Table: Financial Results For Chefaro Uk Ltd (£000), Years Endingst December-2006

Diomed Herbals

Profitability

Table: Financial Results For Diomed Developments Ltd (£000), Years Endingst May-2007

Klosterfrau Healthcare

Gr Lane Health Products Ltd

Profitability

Table: Financial Results For Gr Lane Health Products Ltd (£000), Years Endingst July-2006

A Nelson & Co Ltd

Profitability

Table: Financial Results For A Nelson & Co Ltd (£000), Years Endingst December-2006

New Nordic

Potters Ltd

Profitability

Table: Financial Results For Potters Herbal Medicines (£000), Years Endingst December-2006

Seven Seas Ltd

Profitability

Table: Financial Results For Seven Seas Ltd (£000), Years Endingst December-2005

Weleda (uk) Ltd

Profitability

Table: Financial Results For Weleda (uk) Ltd (£000), Years Endingst December-2007

Other Manufacturers And Own Label

Aromatherapy Oils Specialists

10. The Future

Forecasts

Table: The Forecast Herbal Products And Remedies, Homeopathic Remedies And Aromatherapy Oils Markets By Value (£m),-2012

Figure: The Actual And Forecast Herbal Products And Remedies, Homeopathic Remedies And Aromatherapy Oils Markets By Value (£m),-2012

11. Further Sources

Associations

Publications

General Sources

Government Sources

Bisnode Sources