May 19, 2023

The Role of Alternative and Complementary Therapies in Leukemia Treatment

In my latest blog post, I explored the role of alternative and complementary therapies in leukemia treatment. I discovered that these therapies can provide additional support and relief for patients undergoing traditional treatments, such as chemotherapy and radiation. Some popular complementary therapies include acupuncture, massage, and mindfulness practices, which can help manage stress, pain, and side effects. While these therapies should not replace conventional treatments, they can greatly enhance a patient's overall well-being during their battle against leukemia. It's important for patients to consult with their healthcare team before incorporating any alternative therapies into their treatment plan.