Complementary Medicine

This page is under development but over time I hope to add useful suggestions for “natural” remedies with an evidence base behind them for management of common cancer symptoms.

Prevention of mucositis (painful mouth ulceration after chemo or radiotherapy)

Try sipping on a combination of crushed ice, alo-vera juice and honey (see if you can obtain honey from someone who harvests from their own hives)

Below is a snippet from a trial run by the Cochrane Collaboration

mucositis

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