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The Successful Management of Pain

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The Successful Management of Pain

Sarah Franklin is a Registered Nurse, Naturopath and Acupuncturist whose passion is supporting cancer patients before, during and after orthodox therapy. Sarah successfully uses an integrative approach to reduce the side-effects of orthodox treatments and enhance quality of life of her patients.

Today, Sarah discusses how she manages both acute and chronic painful conditions with the use of herbs, nutrients, acupuncture, as well as simple yet powerful home treatments and lifestyle recommendations. Andrew and Sarah also touch on the medical use of cannabis for pain and its potential for the future.

Sarah Franklin is a naturopathic practitioner, acupuncturist and a registered nurse. Sarah graduated from Griffith University with a Bachelor of Nursing. Whislt workinh in oncology she identified that natural medicine would be beneficial to patients with chronic illnesses and that both alternative and traditional medicine would benefit patients in their own way. With this insight she then pursued studies in naturl therapies whilst working with a major health product retailer, and then an elite health retreat whilst maintaining hospital nursing. 

Other Podcasts by Sarah Include:

  • Complementary Cancer Care
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