Complementary therapies are used alongside medical treatment for ovarian cancer. They can help you to feel better and more able to manage side effects of the cancer and its treatments. They may help you to be more comfortable and feel more in control.


Listed below are some sources of information and support which may be helpful:

Memorial Sloan Kettering Cancer Center’s About Herbs database

MedlinePlus Herbs and Supplements 

National Center for Complementary and Integrative Health (USA)

The Complementary and Natural Healthcare Council (CNHC) are the UK voluntary regulator for complementary health practitioners. It was set up with government support to protect the public by providing a UK voluntary register of health practitioners.

National Institute of Medical Herbalists

The British Medical Acupuncture Society 

The British Acupuncture Council 

International Federation of Professional Aromatherapists 


If you have any questions or need any further information please contact our support service team on 0800 008 7054 or email [email protected]


Disclaimer: You should consult your medical team for individual specialist advice. Links to commercial and third-party websites are for general interest. Ovacome does not endorse any commercial product or accept any liability for loss or damage resulting from this information or that contained within third-party websites.