A Cancer diagnosis is shattering news for a patient to hear.
Life is turned upside down, irrational fears dominate thinking and the sense of powerlessness is often overwhelming.
With the support of an Integrative Physician in implementing evidence based key Lifestyle interventions, Cancer specific dietary and nutritional programmes, and targeted adjuvant supplementation (nutrients, biotanicals, herbal medicines). The research confirms that quality of life is improved, longevity sometimes extended, and side effects from conventional Medical management (chemotherapy, radiotherapy, surgery) can be minimised.
The skill of the Integrative Physician is in understanding which complementary interventions are best suited for you and your cancer, and how and when to implement these interventions in relation to the timing of your conventional medical management. This approach positively supports your conventional medical management improving treatment outcomes
The Integrative Physicians at QIM will work alongside you advising on these key Lifestyle interventions thereby helping you to gain personal control over the journey and significantly improving your quality of life.