Audios & Videos
In a continuing effort to provide the latest information on complementary and integrative medicine for cancer patients, caregivers, health care professionals and students, we offer a large selection of online audios and videos.
These recordings, produced in collaboration with UT Television, include information on a wide range of complementary therapies, demonstrations, and interviews with physicians and patients presented by the Integrative Medicine Program.
In addition we offer lecture series videos with expert speakers from around the world presenting state-of-the-art research and clinical programs in the area of integrative medicine.
Please note: These materials are being made available for educational and informational purposes only. No endorsement of any company or its products is intended.
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Day of Wellness - September 28
Please use this as a 5-minute resource outlining the importance of wellness, followed by a guided meditation and movement exercise.
About Integrative Medicine
Experts in cancer care discuss the use of complementary/integrative therapies among cancer patients.
Evidence-based Integrative Medicine - lecture (58:54)
Why Patients Use CAM (03:32)
About Complementary Therapies (04:06)
Getting Better Information (04:59)
Cancer Patients and CAM (05:45)
A Message for Patients (03:21)
Effects of Acupuncture on Cerebro-Cerebellar Activity by fMRI - lecture (57:04)
Chemobrain: Is it Real? (09:12)
Prácticas Mente - Cuerpo
Meditación guiada - Conectándonos con el corazón - (versión larga)
Meditación guiada - Conectándonos con el corazón - (versión corta)
Técnica de Respiración Profunda (07:52)
Visualización Guiada – Playa (05:37)
Visualización Guiada – Bosque (06:06)
Visualización Guiada – Lago (05:41)
Exercise & Movement
Physical Activity in Cancer Survivors - lecture (57:44)
Get Moving - Have fun with NIA (01:57)
Legal Aspects of CAM
Introduction to Tibetan meditation:
Meditation Pills - short daily meditations by Alejandro Chaoul, Ph.D.:
Laughter is good therapy (01:35)
Music Therapy for the Cancer Patient - lecture (61:53)
Music for Imagery & Relaxation:
Natural Supplements in Cancer Care: Help or Harm? A Clinical Perspective - lecture (55:19)
Nutrition and Cancer Treatment
Diet & Cancer: The Fourth Paradigm - lecture (65:35)
Nutrition and Cancer (17:34)
A Food-based approach to the prevention of G.I. tract cancers - lecture (62:16)
Jan's Story (2:18)
Roy's Story (2:21)
Gitka's Story (2:38)
Phillip's Story (2:44)
Roxanna's Story (2:42)
In these demonstrations of massage, Sat Siri Sumler, R.M.T., explains when it's safe to massage a person who has cancer and how to massage correctly with gentle, slow strokes, as well as when massage should not be used and which parts of the body that should not be massaged.
Stress & Cancer
What is Yoga and how it can benefit cancer patients:
Kundalini Yoga (01:55)
Hatha Yoga (01:53)
Yoga: Gentle Bed Exercises (19:20)
Yoga: Gentle Breathing (14:41)
Yoga: Gentle Chair Exercise (26:31)
Request an Appointment
The Integrative Medicine Center and its services are available to all current MD Anderson patients.
To request an appointment:
- Call 713-794-4700
- Ask your MD Anderson physician or nurse to submit an internal request
Newsletter with Group Classes Calendar
Integrative Medicine Center - Reviews of Therapies
Do you have questions about your supplements, herbs, vitamins or other complementary therapies? Please check their indications as well as side effects here.
Remember to talk to your physicians about any therapies you use to provide them with a complete picture of how you manage your health.
FIM Evening Events
"Mindfulness Meditation: How Mental Training can Re-Wire the Brain for a Healthy Mind and Body"
David Vago, Ph.D.
Associate Psychologist in the Functional Neuroimaging Laboratory, Brigham and Women's Hospital and instructor at Harvard Medical School, Department of Psychiatry, Boston
Feb 15, 2016, 6:30 - 7:30 pm
Event Open to the Public
See flyer for detalis