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Meditation versus Pain, Anxiety, and Fatigue during Breast Cancer Biopsy (May 31, 2016)

By Helen Young Elsewhere in breast cancer news, meditation has been found to reduce symptoms of anxiety, tiredness, and pain for women having a breast cancer biopsy. Image-guided needle biopsies are highly... Continue Reading

Clinical Hypnosis May Benefit Pediatric Oncology Patients Undergoing Lumbar Punctures (August 22, 2003)

Clinical Hypnosis May Benefit Pediatric Oncology Patients Undergoing Lumbar Punctures According to an article recently published in The International Journal of Clinical and Experimental Hypnosis,... Continue Reading

Laughter May Boost Immune System (April 22, 2003)

Laughter May Boost Immune System According to an article recently published in Alternative Therapies in Health and Medicine, laughter may reduce stress and increase natural killer cell levels,... Continue Reading

No Evidence That Coping Styles Influence Cancer Outcomes (March 21, 2003)

No Evidence That Coping Styles Influence Cancer Outcomes According to a recent article published in the British Medical Journal, the coping attitude a patient has towards his/her cancer does not... Continue Reading

Online Support Groups May Benefit Breast Cancer Patients (March 21, 2003)

Online Support Groups May Benefit Breast Cancer Patients According to a recently published article in the journal Cancer, breast cancer patients reported experiencing benefits from participating... Continue Reading

Stress does not Appear to Increase Cancer Recurrences in Women with Breast Cancer (June 18, 2002)

Stress does not Appear to Increase Cancer Recurrences in Women with Breast Cancer According to results recently published in the British Medical Journal ( BMJ), women with breast cancer leading... Continue Reading

Caregiver Crucial to Bone Marrow Transplant Patients' Survival (February 25, 2002)

Caregiver Crucial to Bone Marrow Transplant Patients' Survival According to a results recently reported at the 43 rd annual meeting of the American Society of Hematology, evidence suggests... Continue Reading

Support Groups Improve Quality of Life, Not Survival Duration in Patients with Metastatic Breast Cancer (February 14, 2002)

Support Groups Improve Quality of Life, Not Survival Duration in Patients with Metastatic Breast Cancer According to a recent article published in the New England Journal of Medicine, the participation... Continue Reading

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