Moxibustion and Cancer Care


Mingshan Lu

6/15/20232 min read

Cancer weakens our immune system. Conventional treatments like surgery, radiation therapy, and chemotherapy can cause additional harm to our bodies. This is precisely when moxibustion could provide invaluable assistance.

Moxibustion, an ancient practice with a rich history in tumor treatment, has gained recognition in modern clinical studies for its positive effects.

Research has confirmed that moxibustion holds numerous benefits for cancer patients. It has been found to improve immune function, inhibit inflammation, relieve fatigue, and even increase drug concentration in tumors. By influencing the tumor microenvironment, moxibustion could enhance the effectiveness of chemotherapy. Patients who combine moxibustion with chemotherapy also reported a reduction in various adverse reactions.

For cancer patients, moxibustion offers a simple, safe, and effective supplementary treatment option to improve overall health as well as quality of life.


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