Examine the mind-body connection and its role in personal wellness and well-being. Mushroom Extracts: Active hexose correlated compound (AHCC), a compound derived from polysaccharides extracted from mushrooms, may prolong survival and improve prognosis of patients with advance liver cancer and delay the gradual decline of their physiological status.
It is the only FDA-approved synthetic cannabinoid, and offers an alternative to conventional therapies for these patients, though results have been mixed when comparing its effects to those of smoked cannabis, with the herbal version usually outperforming the synthetic.
Since integrative medicine practitioners are often involved in exploring with patients choices among a variety of options that are not well studied, it is incumbent on these clinicians to be well versed in the critical thinking skills required to make decisions with an incomplete database.
Other alternative practices such as chiropractic and osteopathic manipulative medicine were developed in the United States at a time that western medicine was beginning to incorporate scientific methods and theories, but the biomedical model was not yet totally dominant.
Bible Believer, thank you for your concern, and I am not attacking you, this is just what I have found from my own experience and I am passionate about it because I see too many people around me suffering from disease and cancer and I realize that God has offered us a better way and they are suffering needlessly by staying stuck at the hands of drugs.