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Integrative Medicine

Integrative medicine, or IM, is the integration of complementary health approaches in mainstream healthcare. It is not supposed to be a substitute for medical care with your cancer specialist or primary care provider. These therapies often help manage side effects with illnesses and diseases.

Integrative medicine therapies:

Many therapies include mental relaxation to encourage proper healing. Examples of integrated medicine include:

  • Acupuncture

  • Reiki

  • Yoga and Tai Chi

  • Massage

  • Hypnotherapy

  • Homeopathy

  • Osteopathic manual medicine

  • Mind-body relaxation

  • Nutritional medicine

  • Herbal medicine