Natural Strategies for Cancer Patients

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Kensington Books, 2003 - Health & Fitness - 304 pages
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If you or someone you love has been diagnosed with cancer, you need a strategy to fight back. And while your oncologist may prescribe a course of treatment that includes chemotherapy or radiation, you must understand that these powerful and sometimes effective weapons often have unwelcome and even dangerous consequences. Current international research shows that without a strong nutritional foundation, a patient's odds of surviving the treatments--let alone beating cancer--are greatly reduced. Conversely, patients receiving the proper balance of healthy foods, vitamins and minerals, and selected nutritional supplements show a striking increase in the effectiveness of their chemotherapy and radiation treatments. Russell L. Blaylock, a respected doctor and clinical assistant professor of neurosurgery, shows you how easy it can be to fortify your nutritional status during this critical time. Readers will learn:
  

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As a doctor, I have used and recommended this book to my patients. Dr. Blaylock has compiled a mountain of important information into a book easy enough to be read by the patient but complete and sophisticated enough to be utilized by any doctor. Read full review

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Good book. The first chapter is for everyone - about good nutrition. The rest of the book you should read if you already have cancer. Read full review

Contents

Fighting Cancer with Nutrition
1
The Cancer Process
39
Poisoning Cancer and You
73
Burning Cancer
107
Facts and Fallacies
127
Nutrition and Cancer Treatments
161
Nutrition Cancer and Immunity
195
Fighting the Special Problems of Cancer Therapy
225
Notes
269
Suggested Reading
293
Resource List
299
Index
347
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About the author (2003)

Blaylock is director of Advanced Nutritional Concepts, and clinical assistant professor of Neurosurgery at the University of Mississippi Medical Center.

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