Complementary Therapy

Complementary Therapy

The goal of complementary medicine is to balance the whole person — physically, mentally, and emotionally — while conventional medicine does its work.

The goal of complementary medicine is to balance the whole person — physically, mentally, and emotionally — while conventional medicine does its work. For many people diagnosed with breast cancer, complementary medicine has helped to:

  • relieve symptoms

  • ease treatment side effects

  • improve quality of life

Researchers are working to better understand the value and benefit of complementary medicine in breast cancer.

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— Last updated on August 26, 2022, 7:59 PM

 

This section is funded by an unrestricted educational grant from the Crowther Family at Lakeview Professional Services, Inc.

Reviewed by 5 medical advisers
 
Raymond Chang, MD, FACP
Mereidian Medical Group, New York CIty, NY
Lorenzo Cohen, PhD
The University of Texas MD Anderson Cancer Center, Houston, TX
Beth Baughman DuPree, MD, FACS, ABIHM
Northern Arizona Healthcare, Sedona, AZ
Jane I. Hart, MD
Preventive Medicine Consultations in Cleveland Heights, OH
Pamela Yee, MD
Meridian Medical Group, New York City, NY
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