Acupuncture For Cancer Support

LaVera S’s Story on How Acupuncture Helped With Chemo Side Effects

In December of 2014, I was diagnosed with breast cancer. A few years prior to this, I was made aware of the healing properties of acupuncture through the experience of my daughter getting her Masters in acupuncture. Acupuncture is a holistic healing method and can be used in conjunction with any diagnosis. With this knowledge, I knew I was going to request as many treatments as possible to strengthen me and take me through the chemotherapy process. At the time of diagnosis, I was introduced to a women’s group called Unite For Her. This group made it possible to meet […]

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Richa’s Story on Stage 4 Metastatic Breast Cancer.

I am a patient with Stage 4 Metastatic Breast Cancer. I have been going to Dr. Ruonan Zhang for over a year now. She has helped me a great deal in treating my side effects from chemo for my cancer. I have been on chemo for over a year now and with Dr. Zhang’s caring and skilled acupuncture treatment Dr Zhang has been absolutely wonderful in treating any issues I bring to her attention. She is very kind, attentive listener, and knowledgeable. I am very thankful for the treatment and care she has provided me.”

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Dorothy’s Story on Metastatic Cervical Cancer.

“I’ve been seeing Dr. Ruonan Zhang, a cancer specialist at Yang Institute, for the past 4 months for acupuncture treatments, herbal supplements, and medicinal teas for my metastatic cervical cancer. The various treatments she’s administering are helping me greatly in handling this second round of chemotherapy treatment. I have a lot more energy, good appetite, restful sleep and much pain relief. I’m very grateful to Dr. Zhang. She’s an excellent doctor. She’s kind, caring, reassuring, and attentive.”

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