Treatment for Cancer Patients
Cancer, stress, and the treatments used to combat it can be incredibly challenging for patients physically and emotionally. The journey through chemotherapy and radiation therapy often comes with various side effects, such as pain and a weakened immune system. At the Sarasota Center for Acupuncture and Nutrition, we understand the toll these side effects can take on patients and aim to provide relief and support during and after treatment.
Chemotherapy and radiation can cause various symptoms that negatively impact a patient's quality of life. Pain, nausea, fatigue, and loss of appetite are some common side effects experienced. These symptoms can make it difficult to maintain a normal routine, carry out daily activities, and even hinder recovery.
Our center offers specialized services to address these side effects and alleviate the discomfort they may cause. Acupuncture can be highly beneficial in managing pain and reducing nausea. Many patients find acupuncture a safe and effective method for pain relief and overall well-being.
In addition to acupuncture, nutrition is crucial in supporting the body's healing process. Our team of experts at the Sarasota Center for Acupuncture and Nutrition provides personalized dietary guidance to help patients optimize their nutrition during and after treatment. A well-balanced diet can boost the immune system, increase energy levels, and help manage the side effects of chemotherapy and radiation.
By combining acupuncture and nutrition, we aim to provide comprehensive care for cancer patients, addressing their physical and emotional journey. We aim to minimize the side effects and symptoms associated with treatment, allowing patients to focus on their recovery and overall well-being.
If you are currently undergoing chemotherapy or radiation therapy and experiencing side effects, we encourage you to contact us at the Sarasota Center for Acupuncture and Nutrition. Our skilled practitioners are dedicated to supporting you through this challenging time and helping you find relief from the toll that cancer and its treatments can take on your body and mind.
We use acupuncture for the management of the following:
- Immune system enhancement
- Peripheral neuropathy
- Surgical scars
- Burns (radiation)
- Side effects
- Gastro-Intestinal Disturbances
- Nutritional counseling and support
- During treatment, pain management
- Post-treatment pain management
- Chemo Induced Peripheral Neuropathy
- Natural hormone balancing (no hormones)
We can help you ease the discomfort of cancer treatments. Call us at 941.951.1119 to schedule an appointment.