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    What are your thoughts about alternative forms of treatment, especially holistic and natural remedies that are supposed to treat forms of cancer?

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    Complementary/ alternative medicine (CAM) could be useful to the patient, both emotionally and physically, but only if the doctor is consulted. Richardson et al. (2000) found that of 453 participants in the U.S. (response rate, 51.4%), 99.3% had heard of CAM. Of those, 83.3% had used at least one CAM approach and use was greatest for spiritual practices (80.5%), vitamins and herbs (62.6%), and movement and ...

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    This solution of 237 words discusses alternative forms of treatment such as complimentary alternative medicine (CAM) that treats forms of cancer. Reference used is included.