Category Archives: Integrative Medicine

I think if you were to ask some reconstructive surgeons they would say that the role is to do the reconstruction. The surgery aspect of what you’re doing with that patient is actually the shortest aspect, meaning you’re going to … Continue reading

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One of the things that’s important for people to understand with herbal medicine is that good herbal medicine is not so much about treating diseases, it’s about treating people. A lot of people think that there is this conflict almost.  … Continue reading

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Every life event happens to us, is hitting your head, is hitting your heart, is hitting your gut.  Meaning it affects you cognitively, emotionally and physically.  The only control we have is in your head.  We can stop thinking about … Continue reading

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Dr Brian Lawenda, Radiation Oncologist and Acupuncturist talks about why he uses complementary therapies to help reduce stress and other side effects of radiation in cancer care.  

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Patients diagnosed with breast cancer often suffer from stress generated by the diagnostic procedures. They face decisions about treatment options and the impact the diagnosis will have on their professional and personal lives. The stress can generate multiple biological changes … Continue reading

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