Therapies

You can find information about a therapy by entering a name or keyword in the search box and/or refine your search by selecting one of the categories below.
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Mindfulness

Mindfulness-based stress reduction (MBSR) and mindfulness-based cognitive therapy (MBCT) are multi-component mind-body modalities, encompassing psycho-educational elements, mindfulness meditation exercises, cognitive-behavioral interventions and movement exercises.

Tai Chi

Tai chi (short for Tai chi Chuan) is a non-combative martial art that combines breathing techniques with sequences of slow graceful movements.

Cabozantinib

Cabozantinib (Cabometyx) is a cancer medicine used to treat adults with advanced renal cell carcinoma who have been previously treated with a type of cancer medicine called a ‘vascular endothelial growth factor (VEGF) inhibitor’

Mediterranean diet

The Mediterranean diet is a food pattern consisting of a high intake of fruit, vegetables, whole-grains, beans, fish, nuts and seeds, and olive oil; a low intake of foods rich in sugars and saturated, animal fats, red and processed meat, poultry and dairy products; and a moderate intake of red wine during meals.

Radium Ra 223 dichloride

Radium RA 223 dichloride (xofigo) is an anticancer drug used to treat prostate cancer with metastases to the bones after they had hormonal treatment. It delivers radiation to bone tumors.

Pomalidomide

Pomalidomide is the active substance in Imnovid®. It is used in combination with dexamethasone (an anti-inflammatory medicine) to treat multiple myeloma (a cancer of the bone marrow). It is used in adults who have received at least two prior therapies, including both lenalidomide and bortezomib, and whose disease progressed after the last treatment.

Ponatinib

The active substance in Iclusig®, ponatinib, belongs to a group of medicines called ‘tyrosine kinase inhibitors’. These compounds act by blocking enzymes known as tyrosine kinases.

Regorafenib

Regorafenib (Stivarga) is used to treat metastatic colorectal cancer (cancer of the bowel and rectum that has spread to other parts of the body).

Trifluridine & Tipiracil

Trifluridine & Tipiracil (Lonsurf) is a cancer medicine used to treat adults with metastatic colorectal cancer (cancer of the large bowel that has spread to other parts of the body). It is used in patients who have already been treated with, or who cannot be given, other available treatments including chemotherapy based on medicines called fluoropyrimidines, oxaliplatin or irinotecan and treatment with other cancer medicines known as anti-VEGF and anti-EGFR.

MICOM

The manufacturers of MICOM claim that it is designed to mimic natural spring mineral water. The website that advertises this supplement claims that it raises cellular oxygen levels, allows detoxification, and "tags" cancer cells for recognition and elimination by the immune system.