Items Tagged ‘cancer treatment’

August 17th, 2017

Cervical Cancer Survivors Frequently Suffer From Long-Term Side Effects of Treatment

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According to a new study around half of women who have been treated for locally advanced cervical cancer suffer from symptoms of insomnia, fatigue or hot flushes.1 Cervical cancer affects more than 500,000 women around the world each year with an average age at diagnosis of 50.  Each year in the United States, more than […]

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Tags: cancer treatment, Cervical Cancer, Chemotherapy, News, side effects


August 16th, 2017

Alternative Medicine Used Alone Appears to Reduce Survival Rates in Cancer Patients

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Patients who choose to receive alternative therapy as treatment for curable cancers instead of conventional cancer treatment have a higher risk of death, according to researchers from the Cancer Outcomes, Public Policy and Effectiveness Research Center at Yale School of Medicine and Yale Cancer Center. The findings were reported online by the Journal of the […]

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Tags: Alternative Medicine, cancer treatment, Complementary Alternative Medicine, Complementary Medicine, News