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Exercise Physiology for Patients with Cancer
14 May 2019
  Should patients with cancer exercise? Historically patients with cancer were advised to rest, however these days we know better! Physical activity and targeted exercise are benefi...
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Mindfulness Meditation for Patients with Cancer
10 May 2019
  Meditation is no longer associated with highly spiritual people sitting cross legged under a tree. It is becoming increasingly popular even with us common folk, and is proving to be v...
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Cancer at 22
3 May 2019
Twenty-two is such a strange age to endure a life threatening disease. I was almost twenty-three years old, and from down the other end of the phone, from a doctor who was almost not going t...
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The Role of Functional Foods in Cancer
18 April 2019
What are functional foods? Functional foods are foods that have health benefits beyond providing basic nutrition. They have been researched and found to specifically influence health and red...
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Cannabis in Oncology - Part 3
12 April 2019
Information for GP's, Medical Oncologists and other Health Practitioners regarding the use of cannabis for chronic cancer and pain support. Most medicinal cannabis products are 'unre...
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Cannabis in Oncology - Part 2
3 April 2019
How to get medical cannabis extracts in Australia - what is the process? There is conclusive and substantial evidence for prescribing medicinal cannabis in many conditions, and was made lega...

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Acupuncture for people undergoing cancer treatment

Posted by MIOG support team on 19 March 2021
Acupuncture for people undergoing cancer treatment
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