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Acupuncture to Ease Breast Cancer Treatment Side Effects

Dory Ellen Fish, an acupuncturist with additional training in cancer care, explains acupuncture, risks and benefits, and recommendations for people with breast cancer who want to try acupuncture for the first time.
Sep 17, 2020

Listen to the podcast to hear Dory Ellen explain:

  • what acupuncture is

  • the benefits of acupuncture

  • the risks of acupuncture, including the risk of lymphedema

  • her top three recommendations for someone who wants to try acupuncture for the first time

About the guest
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Dory Ellen Fish, LAc

Dory Ellen Fish is a board-certified, state-licensed acupuncturist with 25 years of experience in 5 Element and Traditional Chinese Medicine acupuncture. She holds a diploma in acupuncture from the National Commission for the Certificate of Acupuncture and Oriental Medicine. For the past 15 years, much of her continuing education has been focused on cancer care. She completed the acupuncture course in oncology for cancer patients at Memorial Sloan Kettering Hospital and the Oncology Training for Acupuncture course at MD Anderson. Dory Ellen has lectured and taught at various universities, hospitals, and organizations. Her clinical practice is in Bryn Mawr, Penn.

— Last updated on February 11, 2022, 9:16 PM

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