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Clinical Trial: Mindfulness-Based Stress Reduction or General Health Education in Improving Immune Response to Human Papillomavirus in Patients With Cervical Dysplasia

Clinical Trial: Mindfulness-Based Stress Reduction or General Health Education in Improving Immune Response to Human Papillomavirus in Patients With Cervical Dysplasia Sponsor and CollaboratorsNational Cancer Institute (NCI) Principal InvestigatorCarolyn Fang, PhD, Fox Chase Cancer Center ClinicalTrials.gov IdentifierNCT00653146

Meditation techniques for cancer patients

The many benefits of meditation include reduce anxiety, ease pain, increase flexibility, and improve overall health. Although meditation is not a cure, it may improve quality of life for patients with cancer.

Integrative care options

Various activities can help patients cope with cancer and its treatments. These techniques should not replace medical care, but they can enhance patients’ quality of life.

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