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An Integrative Medicine Primer with a Holistic Nurse #patientchat

August 19, 2016 @ 10:00 am - 11:00 am


You’re Invited! Join the Empowered #patientchat community as we continue our August Theme chatting about Quality of Life.

Our guest will be Sangeeta Agarawal, RN, Ms, CAS who is known as Holistic Nurse on Twitter. Sangeeta has long been involved with the Stanford MedicineX conferences and her mission is to empower people with the best quality of life by bringing together the best of eastern and western medicine and disseminating it using the power of technology. Sangeeta recently launched Helpsy health and this spring hosted a panel discussion with the Oncology Nursing Society: Complementary & Alternative Medicine – A 360-degree View.

Guiding our discussion will be the following Topic (T:) Questions:

T1: What are some of the types of complementary/alternative/integrative therapies? What is the difference between these words? answer on Quora

T2: What are the goals of using integrative therapies? How can integrative therapies contribute to Quality of Life? answer on Quora

T3: What types of therapies have you tried and for what? Did it help? How long did you use it?

T4: Where can patients find evidence-based information about integrative therapies? How do you decide which to use or continue? answer on Quora

T5: How can patients find trustworthy integrative therapy specialists that are covered by their insurance/affordable? answer on Quora

We hope to see you Friday, August 19 on Twitter (or tchat.io/rooms/patientchat) at 10:00 am Pacific / 1:00 pm Eastern. Be sure to include the hashtag #patientchat in all your responses! Click HERE to learn more about our Empowered #patientchat Series and how to participate.


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