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Cancer patients using complementary and alternative medicine are more depressed. Foto: Colourbox

2013.10.11 | Private and public companies

Cancer patients using complementary and alternative medicine are more depressed

Many cancer patients use complementary and alternative medicine (CAM) with the aim of increasing their quality of life. The results of a new study among women treated for breast cancer cannot confirm this. The results indicate that women who used CAM – in particular various herbal medicines and vitamin supplements – experienced more depressive…