"This book contains a comprehensive, natural treatment program based on TCM principles and theories and presented in a format that is accessible to the general reader. It guides the reader through selfhealing processes to prevent recurrence of breast cancer, relieve the side effects of conventional treatments, and build up healing energy in the body. As well, it addresses other female conditions which TCM relates to breast cancer risk. The author first describes the basic theories and principles of TCM and how they relate to the body and to breast cancer. Then he introduces the section on self-care, walking the client through the process of conventional treatment, and how to use the presented methods to ease the side effects. A final section on prevention describes aspects of continued self-care, food and herb energetics, and energy movements. Diagrams and photographs help the reader to fully understand the wellness program presented."