A diagnosis of cancer is no longer insurmountable. Working with you and your primary and specialty healthcare providers, the care team at Northwest Natural Health provides safe, natural therapies that maximize your body’s ability to heal. In addition, we offer a well-coordinated combination of conventional medicine and natural therapy – the best of both worlds for the best possible outcome.
Benefits of Consulting with Northwest Natural Health
A consultation with our physicians can help you in several ways:
• Keep you as strong and healthy as possible before, during and after conventional oncology treatment.
• Safely and effectively incorporate nutritional, botanical and other strategies that have been shown to have anticancer activity.
• Support your nutritional needs and strengthen your immune system to help your body fight the disease.
• Ensure that any vitamins, herbs or other treatments you use do not interfere with conventional treatments prescribed by your physicians.
What to expect when starting treatment Treating Your Cancer
At Northwest Natural Health, we believe in the body’s innate ability to heal, and we help you help nature. We treat you as a whole person, with compassion and understanding, and we apply our extensive scientific, holistic and natural knowledge to create a unique care plan for your individual physiology and issues.
Collaborative, Complementary Care
If you are using conventional treatments, such as chemotherapy, radiation, surgery, etc., our therapies will help keep you as strong and healthy as possible while avoiding unwanted interactions that compromise healing and patient safety. We design a treatment plan in conjunction with your oncology care to maximize the benefit to you. Some natural therapies, improperly applied, can interfere with the effectiveness of your oncologist’s treatments, and we will show you how to avoid those.
Part of Your Healthcare Team
We strive to provide you and your healthcare professionals with seamless coordination of care by becoming part of your healthcare team. Ongoing, open and direct communication with you and your primary care and specialty providers ensures a safe and natural medicine program that is tailored to your unique physiology and needs, and does not conflict with any other care plan.