The use of medicinal herbs and so-called alternative medicine laughed at their own initiative in the fight against cancer was formerly. Now viewing the complementary medicine asserts itself more and more as an integral part of an overall treatment. The private krankenversicherung.de insurance Portal informs what to be considered for these additions to the pure traditional medicine. Private health insurance companies list explicitly the complementary medicine in many tariffs as part of the accepted treatment methods. Meanwhile, as the statutory health insurance show ready to assume the costs for alternative therapies. Scientists and medical professionals argue yet about the effectiveness and the appropriate use of these methods.
However, many doctors in their practices of naturopathy, herbal medicine and nutritional medicine offer. In particular in the field of breast cancer treatment of the complementary medicine on resonates. However, the use of these alternative treatments should not be without consultation (www.private-krankenversicherung.de/ Consulting /) with be the competent doctor. Although many patients even of healing to help the strong desire feel, but this self-medication can have equally negative consequences. Just phytotherapeutic preparations can influence the effect of tumor drugs through their metabolism active character. Taking vitamin supplements during the chemotherapy causes a deterioration often the forecast. Nevertheless, the positive psychological effects of complementary medicine are uncontroversial. Patients should however be aware that these treatment methods, are so complementary and cannot replace the necessary operations and radiation therapies as the name suggests, complementary. More information: complementary medicine in the Oncology contact: Lisa Neumann University first media GmbH barefoot streets 12 04109 Leipzig Tel: + 49/341/49288-240 fax: + 49/341/49288-59