More Alternative Cancer Treatments Are Brought to Light

Sabtu, 17 November 2012

Alternative cancer treatments are not a cure for cancer, but a tool to help you cope with your symptoms. Being a cancer survivor can be tough, the constant pain, follow up appointments, and always the fear of it returning. Alternative cancer treatments can help you while under your physician's medical care. These treatments are not meant to be a replacement for medical care; they are here to help you cope with the conditions that come along with being a cancer survivor.

Hypnosis-Can help you relive anxiety, pain and stress. During hypnosis you are in a deep state of concentration, this form of healing can help you forget about your problems and give you a positive outlook on your condition.

Music Therapy-During a session with a music therapist, you may sing, listen to music, or write music. Music therapy can help to alleviate pain as well as control vomiting. Vomiting is usually brought on by the chemotherapy treatments received by your doctor.

Detoxification- Restores the body's regular mechanisms and reverses the behavior of diseased cells to behave like normal cells. Detoxification enables doctors to rid the body of toxins by a way of improving several crucial organ systems. The water that we drink is unclean, and so is the air that we breathe. What better way to do away with all the bad things in the world then to fight them at the source? Detoxification helps improve the functions of the liver, kidneys, lungs, integumentary system, and the lymph system.

Nutrition Increase- When your body has a disease it causes you to feel like you're drained and can barely do anything. The reason being is your immune system is constantly trying to battle of this foreign object. By increasing the natural substances your body is losing everyday will enable you to be able to fight this horrific disease, without you feeling fatigued all the time.

Metronomic Chemotherapy- This procedure attacks the cells that supply oxygen to the tumor therefore, almost eliminating capillary growth that enables the cancer to spread. This low does of chemotherapy is not enough to kill off the existing cancer, it is more used to stop the spread of the tumor.

Cancer is a scary term to anyone who comes across this diagnosis. Science is trying more then ever to ensure that cancer is not the end of existence. As time goes on, we can all predict alternative measures will be made to assist all of us in with this escapade.