The next May 17th the Swiss people will vote for Complementary Medicine. Since 2005 several grouped association has politically insisted to bring Switzerland to a Referendum to vote a Constitutional article considering « complementary medicines » inside the health service policy of the Swiss confederation.

The Swiss Parliament and the Swiss Federal Council have defined a project of modification of the Swiss Constitution introducing the following new article (art. 118a) « Complementary Medicine. In the frame of their competences, the Confederation and the Cantons will provide in considering complementary medicine ». If this article will be approved by the Swiss population, the Parliament then should realize new laws taking into account the article . For more info you may visit the Swiss Federal Health Office.