|A note on cancer|
TCM treats the body as a whole and can support people undergoing cancer therapies. Both acupuncture and herbal medicine can boost immunity and increase internal energies to help the body heal itself. Please take a look at the National Cancer Institutes reveiw of acupuncture and the immune system.
J. Kaufman - June 2011
Is there a role for acupuncture in the symptom management of patients receiving palliative care for cancer? A pilot study of 20 patients comparing acupuncture with nurse-led supportive care.
Ting Bao, MD, DABMA; Vered Stearns, MD
Medical News - 24th May 2011
Evidence-Based Complementary and Alternative Medicine, volume 2011
A. Gardener - December 2009 - Bloomberg Business Week