To help with the pain and uncomfortable symptoms of cancer treatment, many people are trying acupuncture and other Chinese Medicine treatments. This WebMD video presents the story of one woman, Gene Brelsford, who uses acupuncture and Chinese Medicine cupping to help with the chronic pain following her cancer treatments and surgery.
Gene’s Chinese Medicine doctor and pain management specialist, Dr. Chung at M.D. Anderson Cancer Center, states that 80-90% of people get better in 1-2 treatments. Dr. Chung states the importance of finding a highly educated and qualified acupuncturist to receive successful treatment. With over 15 years in the Alternative Medicine profession and a nearly non-stop education, Margaret Celli of Inner Light Wellness has helped hundreds of people experience dramatic relief from pain and illness.
Alternative Cancer Treatments: Acupuncture & Cupping – Watch WebMD Video
Ancient Chinese practices are making their way into US Hospitals. Select cancer patients are using these methods after treatment.
Cupping for Cancer
Reviewed By Brunilda Nazario, MD, November 2008
SOURCES: Medical Reference from Medstar Television, Cupping or acupuncture, Acupuncture and Oriental Medicine Alliance, Acupuncture Today. American Academy of Medical Acupuncture, National Certification Commission for Acupuncture and Oriental Medicine.