Pragmatic Evidence-Based Guide to Using Chinese Herbs for Cancer Patients

Traditional Chinese Herbs

Did you know that in Japan, Korea, and China, there is a long history of using Chinese herbs in cancer patients with increasing evidence documenting the potential benefits? Delve into this topic with Dr. Kirsten West’s latest collaborative work with Dr. Yoon Hang John Kim and Dr. Wendy Luo on a Pragmatic Evidence-Based Guide to Using Chinese Herbs for Cancer Patients. In this insight paper they explore the four main branches of Chinese medicine; Acupuncture, Qi Gong, Tuina (Massage) and Chinese herbs. They also offer enlightening information on Kampo the Chinese way of healing and how it can be applied to the many aspects of the cancer patient. The paper wraps up with the controversy of using alternative medicine and gives a pragmatic guideline on using Chinese herbs in cancer patients. Check out the paper in its entirety here: https://www.cientperiodique.com/article/CPQME-7-3-195.pdf