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If a tumour is causing pressure and the pressure is causing pain, radiation therapy can be used to reduce the size of tumour and therefore the pain from the pressure. Anti-inflammatory medications, co-analgesic medications and opiates can be used for management of pain. Procedures such as different nerve blocks can be used to reduce the pain.
Many new findings support the role for meditation, hypnotherapy and mind over matter techniques.
There are Natural medicine supplements which can reduce inflammation, help reduction of circulation to tumours boost immune system and work as Anti-Oxidants. Each of these are steps in the fight to control the cancer pain. Our experience shows the best results would be from a combination of all these treatments in a Multi-Disciplinary setting. Toronto Poly Clinic is currently accepting new cancer pain patients.