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Using Acupuncture for Side Effects of Chemotherapy

Fighting ovarian cancer for over 12 years, Barbara McQuade of Ft. Myers, FL, developed neuropathy in her hands and feet. Neuropathy is common in cancer patients. To give patients some relief, Lee Memorial Health System added an acupuncturist to their staff. Being used to treat not just the neuropathy but the nausea, vomiting and dry mouth that go along with chemotherapy treatment, Barbara is a believer – she is now able to put her hands around the steering wheel and feel it.  READ MORE