Despite the fact that more Americans paid visits to alternative practitioners than conventional ones in 2000, there's a serious disconnect between conventional and alternative medicine, and the tendency is still to question and distrust the alternative options, to rely only on the purely conventional, big-business medical solutions to cancer.
I rely on a series of resources that I now consider absolutely essential for anyone diagnosed with cancer -- whether it's thyroid cancer, breast cancer, lung cancer, or any other form of cancer. I call it my [link url=http://www.thyroid-info.com/articles/somers.htm#toolkit]Cancer Toolkit, which among other things includes:
- Remarkable Recovery : What Extraordinary Healings Tell Us About Getting Well and Staying Well By Marc Ian Barasch, Caryle Hirshberg
- Cancer: Increasing Your Odds for Survival : A Resource Guide for Integrating Mainstream, Alternative and Complementary Therapies By David Bognar, et al
- Anatomy of an Illness As Perceived by the Patient By Norman Cousins
- The Ralph Moss Report