General Complementary Alternative Medicine


Cancer treatment quackery fuels concern among doctors, FDA (July 8, 2015)

Be wary of possible side effects, drug interactions when using alternative health supplements, physicians caution One potentially fake cancer drug sold online can actually cause malignancies. One enema... Continue Reading

Women&Cancer Magazine Features Paula Zahn on Spring 2008 Cover (March 27, 2008)

Women&Cancer Magazine Features Paula Zahn on Spring 2008 Cover March 17, 2008 Press Contact: Diana Price chweaver@omnihealthmedia.com (208) 727-2108, ext. 202 March... Continue Reading

Cancer Patients Do Not Report Use of Complementary and Alternative Treatments (October 25, 2005)

Cancer Patients Do Not Report Use of Complementary and Alternative Treatments According to results presented at the 47th annual meeting of the American Society of Therapeutic Radiology and Oncology (ASTRO),... Continue Reading

Factors Associated with CAM Use By Localized Prostate Cancer Patients (August 22, 2003)

Factors Associated with CAM Use By Localized Prostate Cancer Patients According to an article recently published in the Journal of Urology, few men start using CAM as a result of a prostate cancer... Continue Reading

Religiosity Associated With Complementary Medicine Use in Pediatric Oncology Patients (August 22, 2003)

Religiosity Associated With Complementary Medicine Use in Pediatric Oncology Patients According to an article recently published in the Journal of Pediatric Hematology/Oncology, pediatric oncology... Continue Reading

Complementary and Alternative Medicine Use Associated with Shorter Survival of Cancer Patients (April 22, 2003)

Complementary and Alternative Medicine Use Associated with Shorter Survival of Cancer Patients According to an article recently published in the European Journal of Cancer, cancer patients using... Continue Reading

Study Suggests Doctors Lack Time to Meet U.S. Preventive Services Task Force Recommendations (April 3, 2003)

Study Suggests Doctors Lack Time to Meet U.S. Preventive Services Task Force Recommendations According to an article recently published in the American Journal of Public Health, doctors appear... Continue Reading

Researchers Evaluate Evidence and Suggest Guidelines for Use of Complementary and Alternative Medicine Therapies (January 22, 2003)

Researchers Evaluate Evidence and Suggest Guidelines for Use of Complementary and Alternative Medicine Therapies A recent article published in the Journal of the National Cancer Institute reviewed... Continue Reading

White House Commission on Complementary and Alternative Medicine Policy Releases Final Report (May 14, 2002)

White House Commission on Complementary and Alternative Medicine Policy Releases Final Report The White House Commission on Complementary and Alternative Medicine Policy (WHCCAMP) has submitted its... Continue Reading

Use of Complementary and Alternative Medicine in Survivors of Breast Cancer Survives Continues to Increase (February 11, 2002)

Use of Complementary and Alternative Medicine in Survivors of Breast Cancer Survives Continues to Increase A large percentage of cancer patients use a variety of non-conventional methods, such as... Continue Reading

Supplements May Cloud Results of Colorectal Cancer Chemoprevention Trials (February 5, 2002)

Supplements May Cloud Results of Colorectal Cancer Chemoprevention Trials Many colorectal cancer survivors enrolled in prevention trials regularly use various supplements, which could impact the results... Continue Reading

American College of Pharmacy Urges Better Understanding About the Role of Herbal Products and Cancer Care (February 4, 2002)

American College of Pharmacy Urges Better Understanding About the Role of Herbal Products and Cancer Care A large percentage of cancer patients use a variety of non-conventional methods, such as herbal... Continue Reading

Cancer Patients Use of Complementary or Alternative Medicine Does Not Reduce Compliance with Standard Treatment (February 4, 2002)

Cancer Patients Use of Complementary or Alternative Medicine Does Not Reduce Compliance with Standard Treatment A large percentage of cancer patients use a variety of non-conventional methods, such... Continue Reading

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