Optimal Health After Acupuncture for Skin Cancer Chemo Sessions
Total years in practice: 15
On Sept 24, 2007, a patient was diagnosed with metastatic melanoma, a form of skin
cancer where the cancer cells start to develop on other organs as well. What made
it worse was the fact that the person was in the fourth stage of cancer. The doctors
told that the person that only 8 months of life was left — this was the breaking point.
However, my patient continued with the treatment with the oncologist, and without
losing hope, attended the chemotherapy sessions. She also started taking
acupuncture sessions to explore if the traditional method of treatment could work
wonders for her. After a year of therapy, my patient discovered that the miracle has
happened. The CT scan and MRI scans showed that the tumors cells are
However, chemotherapy had side effects and managing weight and maintaining
appetite came as a challenge. My patient was also tired throughout as a result of the
harsh medications and was sinking fast. Something needed to be done.
It was March 2008 that my patient walked into my chamber with low-level of energy,
shrinking physique, and low appetite. I initiated the treatment, and within days, the
person's appetite was back! The person was able to eat more and had better level of
energy. As the procedure continued, health gain became rapid. The low level of
energy was gone, and my patient started gaining weight. Today the person is fit and
enjoying good health.