Complementary, Alternative, and Dietary Therapies

Acupuncture
https://www.medicalacupuncture.org/
American Academy of Medical Acupuncture is a collaboration of doctors who incorporate acupuncture into their practices. This website has information on the benefits of acupuncture and can help you find a local provider.

American Cancer Society: Complementary and Alternative Therapies
http://www.cancer.org/treatment/treatmentsandsideeffects/complementaryandalternativemedicine/complementary-and-alternative-medicine-landing
Information from the American Cancer Society about complementary and alternative therapies for cancer treatment.

American Cancer Society: Marijuana and Cancer
https://www.cancer.org/treatment/treatments-and-side-effects/complementary-and-alternative-medicine/marijuana-and-cancer.html
Information about cannabis (marijuana) and cancer.

American Institute for Cancer Research (AICR)
http://www.aicr.org/site/PageServer
AICR conducts and disseminates research on the role that diet, exercise and obesity play in cancer prevention. AICR also has resources for cancer patients currently in treatment.

American Music Therapy Association
https://www.musictherapy.org/
American Music Therapy Association provides information on the benefits of music therapy.

Annie Appleseed Project
http://www.annieappleseedproject.org/
The Annie Appleseed Project shares information about complementary and alternative medicine as it relates to cancer treatment.

Cancer.net
https://www.cancer.net/navigating-cancer-care/how-cancer-treated/integrative-medicine/types-complementary-therapies
Provides an overview of the many complementary therapies available

Food for Life Cancer Project
http://www.cancerproject.org/
A program of the Physicians Committee for Responsible Medicine, this project compiles research on diet and cancer, and conducts classes and events about nutrition and cancer.

HeadSpace
http://www.headspace.com
HeadSpace is a service and app with guided meditation and mindfulness exercises.

Health Journeys
https://www.healthjourneys.com/
Health Journeys provides information, video and audio on guided imagery and meditation. Not free service

Meals to Heal
http://meals-to-heal.com/
Home delivery service providing daily meals intended to meet cancer patients’ nutritional needs.

National Cancer Institute: Complementary and Alternative Therapies
https://www.cancer.gov/about-cancer/treatment/cam
Describes options in complementary and alternative therapies.

National Cancer Institute: Cannabis and Cannabinoids
https://www.cancer.gov/about-cancer/treatment/cam/patient/cannabis-pdq
Information about the use of cannabis (marijuana) and effects for patients with cancer.

TherapEase Cuisine
http://www.therapeasecuisine.com
TherapEase offers personalized nutritional recommendations and meal plans for cancer patients.

Yoga U
https://www.yogauonline.com/yoga-for-cancer/navigating-cancer-treatment-how-yoga-can-help
Offers information about Yoga and cancer, online courses (for a fee).