November 2014 – Complementary and Alternative Medicine

FAD or FACT? How to determine if complementary & alternative medicine is for you.  Date: November 12, 10:30am ET / 9:30am CT / 8:30am MT / 7:30am PT Many complementary therapies, used along with conventional medicine, can support cancer treatments, reduce some of the adverse effects of cancer treatment, ease tension and pain, and contribute to overall health. This…  Read More

Limericks Look at Online Health Info

Dr. Val Jones used slides and limericks to warn that looking for health information online can be both good and bad. Addressing the e-Patients Connections 2009 conference in Philadelphia in October, she compared two patients whose online information experiences led to very different results — one happy, one tragic.