Integrative Health Program Patient Stories
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Medulloblastoma and Integrative Oncology: Kellan’s Story
During Kellan’s treatment for an aggressive brain cancer, he was having a session with CHOP yoga therapist Tonia Kulp, MS, C-IAYT. She explained what a mantra was, and how he could use one in tough times to center himself. Kellan picked a card that said: Today I choose happiness.
Yoga for Cancer Coping: Angel’s Story
When Angel’s leukemia relapsed, yoga and other Integrative Health practices were vital to keeping him calm through his aggressive treatment plan.
Food Intolerance: Oliver’s Story
No more skipping treats for Oliver, thanks to the Food Reactions Clinic at Children’s Hospital of Philadelphia (CHOP).
Leukemia and Massage Therapy: Johanna’s Story
Johanna, used integrative health techniques including massage therapy to relax during treatment for leukemia. Today, she’s in remission.
Undiagnosed Reflux and Immune Reactions: Leonardo’s Story
The Integrative Health Program has helped Leonardo manage his mysterious illness with a gluten-free diet and holistic approach.
Using Meditation and Diet to Treat ADHD Symptoms: Anna’s Story
Anna, 6, has been able to control her ADHD by changing her diet and embracing meditation instead of using medication to treat her symptoms.
Yoga for Cancer Coping: Lucas’ Story
As Lucas undergoes chemotherapy, he uses yoga to stay calm, offered as part of the Integrative Health Program at Children’s Hospital of Philadelphia.
Yoga for Cancer Coping: Quinn’s Story
Yoga classes offered by the Integrative Health Program at CHOP helped Quinn and her family cope with her cancer diagnosis.