Yoga, meditation, acupuncture and more can be safely used to relieve side effects of standard treatment
June 11, 2018
| By Diane Mapes / Fred Hutch News Service
Breast cancer patients looking to relieve the side effects of conventional treatment may be happy to learn that the world's leading professional organization of cancer doctors, ASCO, has just endorsed a handful of integrative therapies as evidenced-based ways to manage treatment-related fatigue, pain, nausea, anxiety and more.
Findings move to clinical trials, but cancer patients can use yoga and other relaxation techniques now to lower stress
Aug. 25, 2015
| By Mary Engel / Fred Hutch News Service
Women with ovarian cancer who took a certain type of beta-blocker for heart problems unrelated to their cancer lived more than four years on average longer than those who did not take the drug, a study finds.
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