The C.A.M. Report
Complementary and Alternative Medicine: Fair, Balanced, and to the Point
  • About this web log

    This blog ran from 2006 to 2016 and was intended as an objective and dispassionate source of information on the latest CAM research. Since my background is in pharmacy and allopathic medicine, I view all CAM as advancing through the development pipeline to eventually become integrated into mainstream medical practice. Some will succeed while others fail. But all are treated fairly here.

  • About the author

    John Russo, Jr., PharmD, is president of The MedCom Resource, Inc. Previously, he was senior vice president of medical communications at, a complementary and alternative medicine website.

  • Common sense considerations

    The material on this weblog is for informational purposes. It is not medical advice or counsel. Be smart, consult your health professional before using CAM.

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    Humanism in healthcare

    Here’s a warm story of a 10-year-old leukemia patient undergoing her third, painful round of chemotherapy and how 2 doctors literally stood on their heads to improve her quality of life.

    Denise Anne Hayes, who at the time was a third-year student at Georgetown University School of Medicine, wrote the essay. Her work won first prize in the 2005 Arnold P. Gold Foundation Humanism in Medicine Essay Contest and originally appeared in Academic Medicine.

    It’s worth reading.

    5/1/07 15:45 JR

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