ADVOCACY & OUTREACH
The Cancer Control Society
The Cancer Control Society is a non-profit organization who’s mission is to prevent and control cancer and other diseases through nutrition and non-toxic therapies.

Considering Cam Therapy
For thousands of Americans, health care includes some form of complementary and alternative medicine (CAM). Like any decision concerning your health, decisions about whether to use CAM are important. The National Center for Complementary and Alternative Medicine (NCCAM) has developed this fact sheet to assist you in your decision making about CAM. It includes frequently asked questions, issues to consider, and sources for further information.

Use of Complementary & Alternative Medicine in the United States
Report compiled by NCCAM as to the level of use of CAM therapies including information from both 2002 and 2007 surveys that demonstrates the increase in its usage over that 5 year period. For a shortened version, download this PDF.

Breast Cancer Rates Fell When Regular Hormone Therapy Decreased
Dr. Mercola is one of the leading authorities on new and advanced therapies for cancer. This article, comprised of a study from the Journal of the National Cancer Institute discusses the study in detail.

NUTRITION
Cancer-Fighting Recipes
Looking for delicious, powerful cancer-fighting recipes? From traditional to new and interesting recipes, NFCR has put together a wide variety of healthy recipes that you can prepare for your next meal.

MENTAL & SPIRITUAL
Spirituality in Cancer Care
Compiled by the National Cancer Institute (NCI), this online guide delves into how spiritual and religious needs affect cancer patients and how caregivers can help.

Meditation in Healing
Meditation is widely used in healing. Read up on how it works and what you should consider before engaging in meditation as part of a Complementary and Alternative approach to dealing with cancer and other life-threatening disease.

POST CANCER TREATMENT
Facing Forward: Life After Cancer Treatment
You’ve survived cancer and your life is back to normal. Or is it? In this booklet, the National Cancer Institute shares what they have learned from other survivors about life after cancer: practical ways of dealing with common problems and guidelines for managing your physical, social, and emotional health.

Other Helpful links:

http://issels.com/
http://theregenerativemedicine.com/
http://drforsythe.com/
http://gerson.org/gerpress/
http://www.burzynskiclinic.com/
http://www.whitakerwellness.com/
http://www.antiagemed.com/

 

 

SUPPORTIVE ORGANIZATIONS

The American College for the Advancement of Medicine
The premier source for patients looking for an integrative medicine provider. Search their database of providers here.

The International College of Integrative Medicine
A community of dedicated healthcare professionals advancing emergent innovative therapies in integrative and preventive healthcare
Search their Member Directory here.

The American Academy of Environmental Medicine
The AAEM provides research and education in the recognition, treatment and prevention of illnesses induced by exposures to biological and chemical agents encountered in air, food and water.
Search their Member Directory here.

The American Holistic Medical Association
The AHMA remains true to its original mission, serving as the leading advocate for the use of holistic and integrative medicine by all licensed healthcare providers.
Search their Doctor/Provider Finder here.

The American Holistic Health Association
The American Holistic Health Association is dedicated to promoting holistic principles: honoring the whole person (mind, body and spirit) and encouraging people to actively participate in their own health and healthcare.
Search their Member Directory here.

Best Answer for Cancer Foundation
A hybrid organization of doctors and patients working to shift the cancer paradigm from a one-size-fits-all disease-based approach to a patient-centered, integrative medical approach.
Search their Integrative Oncologist Directory here.

The American Board of Integrative Holistic Medicine
The goal of the ABIHM is to establish standards of care in the application of the body of knowledge encompassed by Integrative Holistic Medicine.
Search their Directory of Integrative Holistic Medicine Providers here.