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American Cancer Society's Guide to Complementary and Alternative Cancer Methods

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The American Cancer Society's Guide to Complementary and Alternative Cancer Methods was written to help the public, the consumer, and patients, and their families understand what works, what's dangerous, and how best to evaluate the hundreds of claims that can be found on the Internet and in the popular press. Each entry is researched and based on scientific evidence. Poss ...more
Paperback, 438 pages
Published September 15th 2000 by American Cancer Society
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Books Ring Mah Bell
Jun 19, 2009 Books Ring Mah Bell rated it it was ok
While this book certainly covers every possible alternative treatment (art therapy, chelation, apitherapy, massage, supplements, and so on), it also puts the following disclaimers on every treatment:

-Has potential interactions with medications.
-Relying on this treatment alone can cause serious health problems (death).
-May be used with conventional treatments. Ask your doctor.

Yeah. Conventional treatments are the answer.
Radiation = Joy.
Chemo = poison. (I'm not saying it is not effective)
Here a
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Mary
Jan 06, 2009 Mary rated it did not like it
Deeply annoying. Shouldn't have expected anything more from the American Cancer Society.
Elisabeth
Sep 06, 2010 Elisabeth rated it really liked it
Comprehensive guide to the various alternative and integrative approaches to cancer. It includes entires from mind/body, supplement, and diet & nutrition.
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