Cancer and Cancer Treatments
Cancer such a totally scary word. Cancer
Treatments are such an expensive and painful life-altering
situation. I am always on the look out for alternatives -
always with disclaimers, always promising.
The best cure for cancer is for it to not start
in the first place. For most of us, just having a better
life style and a better diet and a good way of dealing with
stress is all the answer we need.
But if cancer has become your companion,
hopefully this information will help.
If you are currently in treatment or
considering treatment - nutritional support is essential to
help your body combat the side effects of cancer treatment. You
absolutely must consult your physician before adding any herbal
product. Herbs are powerful and incorrectly taken can be
In the search for new treatment options,
A BLOOD test could be used to detect the early signs of lung
cancer, according to a new study.
Now researchers in the US have found that
people suffering from lung cancer have higher levels of four
proteins in the blood than those without it.
They compared the levels of these proteins in
the blood of nearly 100 lung cancer sufferers to the levels of
nearly 100 people without the disease and were able to detect
the illness with 80% accuracy.
Lead study investigator Edward Patz Jr, a
radiologist at Duke University Medical Centre, said: "This
study is the first step in developing a test that would allow
us to sample a patient's blood and determine whether more
invasive testing and treatment are necessary.
A positive outlook
has always been and will always be the most powerful medicine
in your fight against cancer.
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