Guided Imagery and Music Support during Cancer Treatment
A guide to incorporating imagery and music into cancer therapy.
Reiki: The Basics
Overview of this non-invasive, Japanese healing practice that helps move the body, mind and spirit towards balance and wellness.
Acupuncture: The Basics
Acupuncture techniques are used to redirect or restore the flow of qi by accessing one or more of the 12 primary meridians (and 8 additional meridians) by means of more than 360 acupuncture points, which lie along the meridians. Each meridian is connected to an organ system.
Watch out for a hoax when considering unconventional medical treatments
Don't be fooled by hoaxes that prey upon people in need.
Meditation can help relieve stress and is easy to learn.
Biofeedback manipulates the body's physiologic responses that are normally controlled by the autonomic nervous system.
Reishi Mushrooms (Ganoderma lucidum, Ling Zhi)
Ganoderma lucidum (GL) is a reddish colored mushroom that grows on oak trees in China, Japan, Russia, and the eastern United States.
Mistletoe (Viscum album)
This plant’s extract is often used by people with cancer in an effort to boost the immune system and treat side effects of cancer treatment. Mistletoe is also known as Iscidor, Helixor, Isorel.
Information about this herbal therapy promoted for the treatment of benign prostatic hypertrophy.
Shark cartilage is purported to contain angiogenesis inhibitors, which prevent the formation of new blood vessels that tumors need to grow.
Megadose Vitamin C
Information about mega-dose vitamin C for the treatment of cancer.
Green tea has been promoted as an agent to prevent the development of cancer.
Lycopene is a compound found in tomatoes and is considered a strong anti-oxidant.
The macrobiotic diet is a more restrictive diet promoted to treat cancer.
A New Cancer Cure
Beware of claims in the media of "a new cure for cancer."
The Revici Method for the Treatment of Cancer
The Revici Method is an unconventional therapy for the treatment of cancer.