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Are there alternative treatments for stage 3 melanoma?

Alternative treatments can't cure stage 3 melanoma, but there are some alternative options that may help improve your overall health when used in conjunction with regular medical treatment. Some people recommend following a strict diet with vitamin supplements, including beta carotene, vitamin C, and vitamin E. Others find certain relaxation techniques such as yoga and meditation very beneficial. Other alternative treatments for people with stage 3 melanoma may include massage, exercise, and prayer.

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