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Most people seek alternative therapy to beat cancer

Most cancer sufferers believe that in order to beat the disease, they need in addition to modern medicine, prayer, relaxation techniques, exercise, herbs or mega-vitamins. However, most donít discuss alternative therapies with their doctors. Nevertheless, patients do need to communicate to their doctor other treatments they are undertaking in order to ensure that the cancer therapies are not compromised.

Source: summary of medical news story as reported by University of Rochester Medical Centre

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About: Most people seek alternative therapy to beat cancer

Date: 9 June 2004

Source: University of Rochester Medical Centre

Author: Leslie White


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