Electrical stimulation to relieve pain and induce healing goes back thousands of years when live electric eels were draped over a patient's injuries. Today, we have a more palatable method of therapy.
Hold the flowers, please! What? No “get well” cards? Learn the secrets for assembling the ideal gift or care package for a cancer patient, while avoiding dangerous blunders.
Some critics believe the use of a coloring book isn't true art or that it's "infantilizing" Western culture. Others are firm believers in a coloring book's therapeutic potential.
The side effects of chemotherapy can be difficult, but they are not as bad as many seem to believe. Here are the more common issues cancer patients face during chemo treatments.