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unproven therapy

any therapy that has not been scientifically tested and shown to work.

Study Offers Portrait of Complementary Therapy Use Among ...

... An alternative therapy refers to an unproven therapy that is used instead of
conventional medicine. Some alternative therapies are bogus, and ...

http://www.cancer.org/cancer/news/news/study-offers-portrait-of-complementary-therapy-use-among-survivors

Cancer Glossary

... Targeted therapies sometimes work when standard ... See also alternative therapy,
complementary therapy, standard therapy, unproven therapy. ...

http://www.cancer.org/cancer/cancerglossary/index.aspx?letter=t

Livingstone-Wheeler Therapy

... on complementary and alternative therapies may also be ... Unproven methods
of cancer management: Livingston-Wheeler therapy. ...

http://www.cancer.org/treatment/treatmentsandsideeffects/complementaryandalternativemedicine/pharmacologicalandbiologicaltreatment/livingstone-wheeler-therapy

Antineoplaston Therapy

... about making promotional claims on his website about unproven therapies.
Although some proponents of antineoplaston therapy have suggested ...

http://www.cancer.org/treatment/treatmentsandsideeffects/complementaryandalternativemedicine/pharmacologicalandbiologicaltreatment/antineoplaston-therapy

Cell Therapy

... information on complementary and alternative therapies may also be ... Unproven
methods of cancer management: Fresh cell therapy. ...

http://www.cancer.org/treatment/treatmentsandsideeffects/complementaryandalternativemedicine/pharmacologicalandbiologicaltreatment/cell-therapy

Chelation Therapy

... following information on complementary and alternative therapies may also ...
Green S. Chelation therapy: Unproven claims and unsound theories. ...

http://www.cancer.org/treatment/treatmentsandsideeffects/complementaryandalternativemedicine/pharmacologicalandbiologicaltreatment/chelation-therapy

Enzyme Therapy

... Ernst E. Complementary therapies in palliative cancer care ... study of an additive
therapy with an ... A. Alternative cancer cures: "unproven" or "disproven ...

http://www.cancer.org/treatment/treatmentsandsideeffects/complementaryandalternativemedicine/pharmacologicalandbiologicaltreatment/enzyme-therapy

Oxygen Therapy

... with osteonecrosis of the jaw showed improvement after antibiotic therapy,
cleaning, and 3-10 ... Oxygen therapies as unproven alternatives are ...

http://www.cancer.org/treatment/treatmentsandsideeffects/complementaryandalternativemedicine/pharmacologicalandbiologicaltreatment/oxygen-therapy

Metabolic Therapy

... Unproven methods of cancer management ... The metabolic therapy of Harold
W. Manner, PhD ... methods of cancer management: 'nutritional' therapies. ...

http://www.cancer.org/treatment/treatmentsandsideeffects/complementaryandalternativemedicine/dietandnutrition/metabolic-therapy

Heat Therapy

... There is also an unproven treatment called ... Heat therapy as part of cancer
treatment should ... on complementary and alternative therapies may also ...

http://www.cancer.org/treatment/treatmentsandsideeffects/complementaryandalternativemedicine/manualhealingandphysicaltouch/heat-therapy