1. Complementary and Alternative Therapies (CAM) in Canada Home » Courses » 1. Complementary and Alternative Therapies (CAM) in Canada » Module 7: Complementary Therapies Case 1: You have been following Mrs. AG for the past 6 months. She is 43 years old and has a history of Type 1 Diabetes Mellitus. She is on Insulin and also takes an anti-hypertensive medication. She went to see a naturopath recently who suggested she consider taking a NHP that is “good for diabetes”. She is asking your opinion as to whether she should consider taking this NHP. (1) How would you advise Mrs. AG regarding her starting a NHP?*Case 2: Mr. BT is 72 years old and has metastatic lung cancer to his chest and spine. He is receiving opioids for pain management and is tolerating them well. However, he is feeling anxious all the time and is experiencing difficulty sleeping. (1) What CAM therapies may be appropriate for him to try to assist with his anxiety and insomnia? (2) Why did you choose these therapies?* Do you have any thoughts before we finish this module? You may leave your comments below.