Integrative Oncology News
Herb of the Month: Astragalus
We chose astragalus, an herb widely used in Traditional Chinese Medicine, for this month because of its popularity as an immunostimulant.
2017 Conference Luncheon Speakers Announced
Stephen Sagar, BSc, MBBS, MRCP, FRCR, FRCPC, DAB, and Debra L. Barton, RN, PhD, will be the luncheon speakers at the 2017 SIO International Conference in Chicago, Illinois, at The Drake. The conference will be held November 12-14, 2017.
Herb of the Month: Probiotics
We chose probiotics this month because of their growing popularity over the last two decades, stemming from perceived benefits including improved digestion, immune function and nutrient absorption.
SIO2016 Draws Nearly 400 From 25 Countries
Nearly 400 physicians, researchers, nurses, integrative medicine practitioners, patient advocates, and patients from 25 countries convened in Miami, Florida, from November 5-7 at the 13th International Conference of the Society for Integrative Oncology.
Programs focused on the theme of advancing the global impact of integrative oncology. SIO2016 was presented with the assistance of Memorial Healthcare System and the Sylvester Comprehensive Cancer Center at the University of Miami.