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  • Mental Health
  • Provides basic consumer health information about the physical and mental health effects of stress and trauma, along with stress management strategies. (worldcat.org)
  • It was highlighted that, unlike in England, there is no residential mental health service available in Scotland that specifically caters for Deaf people. (bda.org.uk)
  • Those who had used mental health services before did not receive enough support. (bda.org.uk)
  • Some participants knew a mental health professional socially and were therefore concerned about using their services. (bda.org.uk)
  • They felt that mental health support could be improved if more professionals learnt BSL and were more BSL/Deaf aware. (bda.org.uk)
  • chemotherapy
  • In a small study of 14 patients with advanced pancreatic cancer, IV vitamin C was given along with chemotherapy and targeted therapy (erlotinib). (uwhealth.org)
  • In another small study of 9 patients with advanced pancreatic cancer, patients were given chemotherapy once a week for 3 weeks along with IV vitamin C twice a week for 4 weeks during each treatment cycle. (uwhealth.org)
  • Some laboratory and animal studies have shown that combining vitamin C with anticancer therapies may be helpful, while other studies have shown that certain forms of vitamin C may make chemotherapy less effective (see Question 5). (wellspan.org)
  • outcomes
  • The goal of this research was to provide insight into the full range of meaningful outcomes experienced by patients who participate in clinical trials of [CAM] therapies," according to a report published on www.pubmed.gov . (massagemag.com)
  • Our findings suggest that standard measures used to assess the outcomes of CAM treatments fail to capture the full range of outcomes that are important to patients" the researchers noted in the report. (massagemag.com)
  • In order to capture the full impact of CAM therapies, future trials should include a broader range of outcomes measures. (massagemag.com)
  • Remedies
  • Balneotherapy, also called spa therapy, involves the use of thermal mineral water from natural springs, as well as natural gases (CO2, iodine, sulphur, radon, etc.), peloids (mud) and other soil-related remedies for the treatment of medical conditions. (prohealth.com)
  • anxiety
  • The study examined 400 patients at the Haven who were experiencing emotional problems, including stress and anxiety , looking at the use of therapies to help patients deal with their condition. (netdoctor.co.uk)
  • Mindfulness can be achieved through meditation, and it can help people with cancer ease anxiety, stress , and fatigue, and improve mood, according to the National Center for Complementary and Integrative Health. (everydayhealth.com)
  • There is mounting evidence to suggest that SKY can be a beneficial, low-risk, low-cost adjunct to the treatment of stress, anxiety, post-traumatic stress disorder, depression, stress-related medical illnesses, substance abuse, and rehabilitation of criminal offenders. (org.in)
  • help
  • We can also help you to access charitable grants and support with health costs such as reimbursing travel to hospital for treatment. (macmillan.org.uk)
  • Music therapy involves the use of music and sound to help express emotions and improve your emotional and physical well-being according to Cancer Research UK. (everydayhealth.com)
  • Your help makes it possible to meet patients' needs, hold impactful conferences, develop fresh education programs and fund research for the cures, along with improved treatments until cures are discovered. (aamds.org)
  • patients
  • The Psychological Therapy Service offers a broad range of emotional and psychological support to cancer patients, their families and carers when treatment has stopped. (macmillan.org.uk)
  • Some patients want to explore treatment options that are outside of the traditional medical profession. (aamds.org)
  • Most Deaf patients said they preferred to contact their local health services via text, email or Text Relay. (bda.org.uk)
  • Five patients did not complete the treatment because the tumor continued to grow during treatment. (uwhealth.org)
  • The nine patients who completed the treatment had stable disease as shown by imaging studies. (uwhealth.org)
  • Patients had very few side effects from the vitamin C treatment. (uwhealth.org)
  • High-dose vitamin C has been studied as a treatment for patients with cancer since the 1970s (see Question 2). (wellspan.org)
  • Physical Therapy
  • Physical Therapy and Mechanical Interventions. (wiley.com)
  • Your doctor may recommend physical therapy or a medication regimen that includes non-steroidal anti-inflammatory drugs (NSAIDs) or biologics (medication that suppresses inflammatory responses), says Scott Zashin , MD, a rheumatologist in Dallas, Texas. (everydayhealth.com)
  • You may need physical therapy or other treatment to prevent more injuries. (uwhealth.org)
  • approaches
  • CAM also encompasses movement therapies-a broad range of Eastern and Western movement-based approaches used to promote physical, mental, emotional, and spiritual well-being. (aamds.org)
  • Benefits
  • We talk about the benefits of using complementary and alternative therapies with Dr Dawn Harper, co-presenter of Channel 4's 'Embarrassing bodies', James Le Fanu, The Daily Telegraph's doctor and author of 'The rise and fall of modern medicine, country GP Dr Louise Selby and Hannah Daws from the Haven Breast Cancer charity. (netdoctor.co.uk)
  • Many of these treatments are not harmful, but they may not be well tested or have any real benefits. (nih.gov)
  • Unanticipated benefits of CAM therapies for back pain: an exploration of patient experiences. (aamds.org)
  • Unanticipated benefits of CAM therapies for back pain: an exploration of patient experiences" is running in The Journal of Alternative and Complementary Medicine (Apr;16(4):337-8). (massagemag.com)
  • Insurance Plus is included as a member benefit of Protection Plan Association, Inc., an association for health, wellness and beauty professionals and students created for the purpose of providing valuable and important benefits and services to its members. (massagemag.com)
  • herbal
  • Unfortunately a general decline of this knowledge occurred in all forms of herbal therapy for a considerable time during history, and largely due to the advent of modern science and narrow-minded views taken by early scientists, we are still paying the price today. (holisticshop.co.uk)
  • tumor
  • Animal studies have shown that high-dose vitamin C treatment blocks tumor growth in certain models of pancreatic, liver, prostate, and ovarian cancers, sarcoma, and malignant mesothelioma (see Question 5). (wellspan.org)
  • osteopathic
  • However, osteopathic physicians are also qualified as medical doctors (MDs), and they have more training than other complementary therapists, such as naturopaths. (medicalnewstoday.com)
  • An osteopathic physician does not concentrate only on the problem area, but uses manual techniques to balance all the body systems, and to provide overall good health and wellbeing. (medicalnewstoday.com)
  • An osteopathic physician may also issue prescription medicine and use surgical methods to support the holistic, manual treatment. (medicalnewstoday.com)
  • practices
  • Mind-body practices focus on the interactions of the brain, mind, body and behavior, with the intent to use the mind to affect physical functioning and promote health. (aamds.org)
  • high-dose vitamin
  • The U.S. Food and Drug Administration (FDA) has not approved the use of IV high-dose vitamin C as a treatment for cancer (see Question 7). (uwhealth.org)
  • See the Laboratory/Animal/Preclinical Studies section of the health professional version of High-Dose Vitamin C for information on laboratory and animal studies done using high-dose vitamin C. (uwhealth.org)
  • While generally approved as a dietary supplement, the U.S. Food and Drug Administration (FDA) has not approved the use of IV high-dose vitamin C as a treatment for cancer or any other medical condition (see Question 9). (wellspan.org)
  • What is the history and use of high-dose vitamin C as a complementary and alternative treatment for cancer? (wellspan.org)
  • participants
  • Most participants did not know about Pathway Support (diagnose health problem from start to end) for long term illness, or what it does, but were interested in finding out more. (bda.org.uk)