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Research reported in Medical News Today found that: Patients who supplement conventional medical care with therapies such as acupuncture, yoga, chiropractic, biofeedback, nutrition, massage, and mindfulness have better outcomes in the treatment of chronic pain, depression, and stress. Patients who used these therapies became better at managing their own health and care, and more willing to do this. Click here to read the report.
Victorian readers of this forum may be interested in an 8 week Pilot Study "Mindfulness Based Stress Reduction for Men with Advanced Prostate Cancer" being conducted by the Royal Melbourne Hospital commencing on 16 April 2015. Thanks to Russ for alerting us to this. For whom is the course intended? Men who have been diagnosed with Advanced Prostate Cancer (including men with local recurrence following treatment; men with locally advanced disease being treated with hormonal therapy; and men with metastatic disease). Men with no previous history of head injury, dementia or psychiatric il