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Integrating Functional Medicine with TCM: Supporting Chemotherapy & Radiation with Chinese Herbs

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$100.00 each Out of stock

Instructor: Jake Fratkin, OMD, LAc

4 CEUs/PDAs (CAB and NCCAOM approved)

Part of Integrating Functional Medicine with TCM: The Complete Series

Course Description

This course is part of a yearlong program. Recorded versions of the live webinars will be made available in the week following each of the live classes so you can join the program at any time. If you purchase one or more live or recorded courses individually before signing up for the whole series, you will be given credit toward the purchase of the series.

Cancer patients suffer from the toxic effects of chemotherapy and radiation, including fatigue, lowered immunity, organ impairment, and in some cases, a hastened death. In China, all cancer patients are encouraged to combine Western therapy with Chinese herbal medicine. These have been shown to reduce the side effects of nausea and fatigue, to enhance recovery following chemo or radiation, and to actually enhance the efficacy of chemotherapy. This workshop will look at Chinese herbal formulas that can benefit different stages of the recovery of cancer, as well as post-treatment enhancement of vital qi.