Conquering Cancer's Biggest Side-Effect: Fear

Cancer can be a frightening, nerve-wracking disease, and medical science often overlooks the emotional toll it takes on patients. Children with Cancer can suffer even worse as they have to deal with all the hospital and clinic appointments, tests, tubes, operations, scans and treatments. When dealing with Childhood Cancer, not only does the disease take […]

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Quality of Life for Chinese Cancer Patients Improved with Non-Drug Interventions

A recent meta-analysis done of dozens of studies of traditional Chinese medicine and other non-pharmacological interventions such as acupuncture and therapeutic massage, published in the journal Oncotarget, states that these approaches help alleviate anxiety, depression, fatigue, gastrointestinal problems, insomnia and pain in Chinese cancer patients. According to University of Illinois animal sciences and pathology professor […]

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