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Are there alternative treatments for non-small cell cancer?

Alternative medicine can be used to supplement traditional forms of medicine in the treatment of non-small cell cancer. The goal of alternative medicine in cancer is not to cure the cancer but rather to reduce unpleasant symptoms of cancer and side effects of cancer drugs. Forms of alternative medicine often undertaken for cancer include meditation, yoga, massage, hypnosis, and acupuncture (tiny needles pressed into your skin).

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