When you have cancer, it is important to empower yourself, body, mind, and spirit, with the tools that can help you navigate your diagnosis. Integrative or complementary medicine includes a range of mind-body tools that work in conjunction with standard medical treatment.
According to cancer.gov, these therapies can help you
- Deal with and ease the side effects of treatment
- Feel better about your diagnosis and treatment
- Maintain a sense of efficacy
- Potentially help you treat your disease