The Taking Charge of Your Survivorship website provides general information about integrative therapies and healing practices. The integrative health practices discussed on this site are not substitutes for conventional medical care. They should be used in concert with standard medical treatment. The National Center for Complementary and Integrative Health is a good tool for researching a therapy you're considering. It's also important to talk with your health care provider before trying something new.
The web pages are for general health sciences education purposes only and are not intended to provide individual medical advice. Specific advice on treating a health-related condition should be obtained from your health care provider. For a list of health care specialties at the University of Minnesota, visit www.umphysicians.umn.edu or call 612-672-7422.