The Houston Chronicle ( – Benefits of Integrative Cancer Treatment – (Friday, October 26, 2012) –


An integrative cancer treatment plan delivers advanced cancer treatments, like chemotherapy, radiation and surgery, combined with additional therapies to support your health and wellness. This approach to cancer treatment can help alleviate side effects, boost your physical strength, and support you and your family after a cancer diagnosis.


Today, more cancer hospitals are offering wellness programs focused on nutrition, exercise, and psychosocial support to assist people coping with a cancer diagnosis. Following are some of the therapies that may be included in an integrated treatment plan.