Acupuncture may help breast cancer patients

There is no evidence to show that acupuncture helps in any way with treating or curing cancer. But research suggests that it is helpful in relieving some symptoms of cancer or the side effects of cancer treatment.

  • help relieve fatigue
  • control hot flashes
  • help decrease nausea
  • reduce vomiting
  • lessen pain
  • reduce cancer related tiredness
  • control anxiety and mood changes



  1. CNN video.