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Acupuncture Helps Joint Pain from Cancer Drug

Treated for breast cancer but stopped aromatase inhibitors due debilitating joint pain? Acupuncture can help.

By Katherine Malmo

Does The Oncologist Want You To Do More Yoga?

Doctors have new guidelines for using yoga, meditation, acupuncture, and other complementary approaches for alleviating breast cancer symptoms and side effects.

By Katherine Malmo

Working Out With Breast Cancer?

A cancer diagnosis doesn't mean you have to give up exercise. If you have the energy, here's how excercising during treatment can help you feel better.

By Stephanie Stephens

10 Juice and Smoothie Recipes for Cancer Prevention

Protecting yourself from cancer has never been so delicious.

By Carmen Roberts, M.S., R.D., L.D.N.

Alternative Sleep Help for Breast Cancer Survivors

For breast cancer survivors struggling with sleep, this CBT alternative may be worth a second look.

By Martin Reed

Six Steps to Finding a Clinical Trial

How do your doctors make decisions about your treatment plan? In large part, information from clinical trials tells them the best medicine and dosage for you. My oncologist and I read the results of clinical trials in order to decide on an aggressive ...

By Phyllis Johnson

Suffering From Cancer Side Effects? Consider Acupuncture

In a study released in March, new research from Italy reveals that women experiencing hot flashes as a result of breast cancer treatment see a significant reduction in hot flash frequency when they receive regular acupuncture treatments. An earlier s...

By PJ Hamel