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Sexuality and Reproductive Issues (PDQ®): Supportive care - Patient Information [NCI] - Changes to This Summary (06 / 13 / 2012)

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Complementary and alternative medicine (CAM) is a group of diverse medical and health care systems, practices, and products that are not presently considered to be part of conventional medicine (see Question 1). It is important that the same scientific evaluation that is used to assess conventional approaches be used to evaluate CAM therapies (see Question 4). The National Cancer Institute and the National Center for Complementary and Alternative Medicine are sponsoring or cosponsoring...

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