Holistic activities such as yoga should be integrated with more traditional treatments such as chemotherapy, radiation and surgery in breast cancer treatment. (Photo: Thinkstock)

Breast Cancer Awareness

Holistic Medicine Aids Breast Cancer Recovery Dr. Daleela Dodge is fascinated by the resilience of her patients. The breast surgeon at Penn State Breast Center has repeatedly seen how social networks, diet, exercise, a strong support system, mindfulness and therapy through music,
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Insurance companies usually cover infertility testing even if they don't cover treatment. (Photo: Dreamstime)

Baby Talk

Many Options Exist for Treating Infertility A medicine used in breast cancer treatment is now considered the best option for treating the most common cause of infertility. Letrozole has been found to increase ovulation in women with Polycystic Ovarian Syndrome (PCOS), a common
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Wellness Spa Retreat Boutique offers holistic services such as personal training, yoga, massage and acupuncture. (Photo: Mark Heckathorn/DC on Heels)

Holistic Health

Wellness Spa Offers Natural Health Services Wellness Spa Retreat Boutique is a holistic spa and total health center in the Lenox Park Apartments, 1400 East-West Highway, Silver Spring, across from the Silver Spring Metro. The spa, which opened in September, offers holistic and
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