Senior Cancer Patients Take Supplements But Don’t Tell Docs

According to a recent study of older cancer patients, about a quarter are reportedly onĀ  alternative or complementary therapies like vitamins and supplements. While this behavior isn’t necessarily bad, many are not telling their oncologists which can have downsides. St. John’s Wort, for example, can reduce the effectiveness of some cancer treatments.

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