What would an oncologist glean from research into CAM?

Most medical practitioners using CAM after having had a shorter training in this life affirming specialized field than those who work exclusively under the banner of being a CAM practitioner. With my acupuncturist’s hat on currently, I would go further and say that watching most attempts to validate through using the current model of ‘research’ …

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Research, ‘CAM’ (why is living well seen as an odd choice?) and Oncologists

Further thoughts on the oncologists’ perspective, addressing the issue of research and CAM and oncologists, My starting point may be different to those who are also party to this discussion, as I have been assisting those whose lives have changed due to cancer diagnosis, treatment or exposure through their lived ones. Often people find me …

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Placebo Effect

In research currently undertaken, they triple blind if possible – what we believe gets in the way . .. so there is a patient, a therapist and the data collector. All who will have beliefs/energy on the outcome – and maybe can alter this . . “The physician’s belief in the treatment and the patient’s …

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Moving on from ‘What is Cancer’ – ‘Hopeless’ Cases From Clinic

To date on this forum we have not defined ‘cancer’ – I tried to broaden CAM a bit by mentioning simply eating and its role. Dr Cilento speaks of physiological needs.  When they are not met, cancer forms. As the patient researching, I have had a very enlightening time seeing how much is available, just on line. Dr …

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