Complementary Oncology Report
Complementary Oncology Report is a source for like-minded practitioners, with a TCM and Complementary Health background, to engage in evidence-based integrative oncology. In our studies in Australia, the US and China, and our meetings with orthodox oncologists, we have found both an increasing acceptance of the idea of integration and an increasing amount of evidence to support these integrative approaches to oncology. This is due to an increasing number of studies on the efficacy of botanical, non-standard interventions and a real need to provide the best treatment for cancer patients.
The levels of different molecules within tumour cells yield information about cancer’s nature – and in breast cancer, one of the most crucial for helping guide [...]
Breast cancer–related lymphedema is an ongoing challenge for many survivors. A variety of treatments are available for the management of lymphedema, but the evidence supporting them [...]
Dietary total antioxidant capacity is inversely associated with prostate cancer aggressiveness in a population-based study
A study by Vance et al., (2016) was to determine the relationship between total antioxidant capacity (TAC) from diet and supplements and prostate cancer aggressiveness among [...]
An association between obesity and unfavorable outcomes for various types of malignancy has been established. Nevertheless, the impact of visceral obesity (VO) on outcomes in pancreatic [...]
Circulating tumor DNA (ctDNA) is a promising biomarker for noninvasive assessment of cancer burden, but existing ctDNA detection methods have insufficient sensitivity or patient coverage for [...]