Naturopathic care can support you anywhere throughout your cancer journey. It can help you:
Dr. Rachel tailors naturopathic protocols to your individual needs and abilities. Her treatment recommendations may include: nutritional supplements, dietary and lifestyle modification, IV therapy, mistletoe therapy, and mental-emotional support.
Dr. Rachel VandenBerg, ND offers integrative breast cancer care. This means she works alongside your team of oncologists and other practitioners as a complement to the care they provide. Carefully selected, well researched, natural therapies are used to help improve response and decrease adverse effects of conventional therapies.
Beyond the acute stage, naturopathic care can help your body become an inhospitable environment for cancer cell growth.
The ability of cancer cells to survive or spread depends very much on the environment in which it exists. For example, cancer cells tend to thrive where there is inflammation, insulin resistance, obesity, acidity, low levels of certain nutrients or high levels of others. Some breast cancer grows more in the presence of certain hormones. The functional approach to cancer risk reduction involves:
Between diets, exercises, cleansing programs and supplements, the world is a wealth of information about changes you could make to benefit your health and reduce cancer risk. But which of these are backed by science? Which strategies actually work? Which are best for you? Dr. Rachel will guide you in this world of information-overload. As part of the Naturopathic breast cancer Health Program, you receive:
Rachel VandenBerg is a licensed Naturopathic Doctor. She is certified in IV Therapy, European Mistletoe Therapy, Functional Medicine, and is a Healthy Breast Educator. She is committed to getting at the root of health concerns and believes strongly in patient education and informed decisions. She takes the time to talk with her patients about their options and supports them in the choices they make.
Dr. Rachel is always happy to meet with anyone interested in learning more about naturopathic medicine.
Changing to a healthy lifestyle takes time and effort, but you don’t have to make all the changes at once and you don't have to do it alone. Book your free no obligation consultation to learn more about how you can get a personalized strategy that includes coaching and support, allowing you to achieve long lasting sustainable results.
CARESPACE is conveniently located at the intersection of Northfield and Weber Streets in Waterloo and can be accessed by most of Kitchener-Waterloo in less than 15 minutes. It is only 2-blocks from the ION LRT and Highway 85 and has ample on site free parking.
564 Weber Street North, Unit 12, Waterloo, Ontario N2L 5C6