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Forum: Complementary Therapies

The purpose of this forum is for members to provide information about and discuss complementary therapies in fighting cancer. Moderators: Chemoman,

  1. Sticky Thread Sticky: Misleading reports about food and cancer.

    http://scienceblog.cancerresearchuk.org/2012/12/14/food-and-cancer-why-media-reports-are-often-misleading/ The media’s appetite for things that...

    Started by Didee, 12-16-2012 03:24 AM
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  2. Sticky Thread Sticky: The easiest way to get banned on CancerForums.net

    Hi So what is the easiest way to get banned here 1) Come here and poke fun at our treatment choices by going into a paranoid rant about 'Big...

    Started by ChemoMan, 12-21-2013 03:02 AM
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  3. Sticky Thread Sticky: When if ever is it rational to use alternative methods part 2

    This is part 2 of the article

    Started by ChemoMan, 12-21-2013 02:42 AM
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  4. Sticky Thread Sticky: When if ever is it rational to use alternative methods

    Hello I am going to put this article up in its entirety rather than link to it. The article is from a website by Dr P Moran MB, BS, BSc(Med), ...

    Started by ChemoMan, 12-21-2013 02:31 AM
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  5. Sticky Thread Sticky: ACS: Complementary approaches that may be used with cancer treatment

    From the American Cancer Society: ...

    Started by pbj11, 12-11-2011 08:55 PM
    • Replies: 1
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    11-16-2013 06:16 AM Go to last post
  6. Sticky Thread Sticky: A tragic breast cancer tale misused

    Hi Another excellent article from my favourite blogger Orac. In this article Orac dissects and exposes one of the common myths that quacks and...

    Started by ChemoMan, 11-01-2013 07:37 AM
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  7. Sticky Thread Sticky: Gerson therapy

    This forum is for those who have chosen conventional treatments, not unconventional ones. If you have chosen Gerson therapy or any others this...

    Started by Didee, 08-27-2012 11:29 AM
    • Replies: 1
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  8. Sticky Thread Sticky: 187 cancer cures forbidden by the FDA

    Hi Below is a link to the FDA website which lists 187 forbidden cancer cures. Included in the list are the companies that manufacture these snake...

    Started by ChemoMan, 09-14-2013 09:23 AM
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  9. Sticky Thread Sticky: Six stubborn myths about cancer

    A great article in the Guardian about the 6 stubborn myths about cancer that will not go away. It's a great article and I recommend to anyone who...

    Started by ChemoMan, 09-11-2013 01:05 AM
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  10. Sticky Thread Sticky: AN ESSENTIAL READ: American Cancer Society Signs of Treatments to Avoid

    From the American Cancer Society:...

    Started by pbj11, 12-11-2011 08:48 PM
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    08-22-2012 04:04 AM Go to last post
  11. Sticky Thread Sticky: Burzynski The Movie

    I watched this on Netflix this morning, but it is also available to watch at the bottom of this page: A cure for many difficult cancers...

    Started by Midnight_Butterfly, 06-18-2012 05:03 PM
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  12. Sticky Thread Sticky: Complementary Therapies Forum Guidelines

    The purpose of this forum is for members to provide information about and discuss complementary therapies in fighting cancer. However, this...

    Started by ChemoMan, 01-19-2012 08:33 PM
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    http://www.cancer.gov/cancertopics/pdq/cam/antineoplastons/patient/page5 General CAM Information Complementary and alternative medicine...

    Started by pbj11, 12-30-2011 06:15 PM
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  14. Sticky Thread Sticky: NATIONAL CANCER INSTITUTE Information on Burzynski Theory of Antineoplastons

    http://www.cancer.gov/cancertopics/pdq/cam/antineoplastons/patient/page1 Overview Antineoplastons are chemical compounds that are found...

    Started by pbj11, 12-30-2011 05:26 PM
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  15. Sticky Thread Sticky: JAMA Abstract of Results from a Saw Palmetto Trial

    JAMA. 2011;306(12):1344-1351. ...

    Started by pbj11, 12-09-2011 01:46 PM
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  1. Kanglaite Helped my mum

    Hi everyone, I hope everyone is doing well and keeping positive, I am new here but wanted to say that my mum had breast cancer and had heard...

    Started by kaycee84, 05-11-2010 07:54 PM
    • Replies: 7
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  2. Warning: GcMAF vitamin-D derivative touted as cure

    We try to reference treatments that have scientific backing. However, some so-called "cures" do get published and their eventual retractions are not...

    Started by ddessert, 02-23-2015 03:12 PM
    • Replies: 0
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  3. Using Chinese Herbal Tea as alternative treatment for cancer?

    Has anyone tried Sabah Snake Grass or any chinese herbal tea? How to prepare and use this? I am living in the Philippines and my Father has...

    Started by eosUHI, 01-26-2015 10:33 AM
    • Replies: 2
    • Views: 587
    01-26-2015 07:11 PM Go to last post
  4. Breastmilk Cures Cancer???

    I've recently found a lot of articles online from people who swear that human breastmilk has either cured their cancer or has helped them through...

    Started by jijji1313, 02-26-2012 11:17 PM
    • Replies: 16
    • Views: 10,346
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  5. Supplements for neuropathy

    Anybody have suggestions for supplements for neuropathies? I have read about a few different things, and I am currently taking ZMA (B6, Zinc, and...

    Started by navybsn, 10-27-2012 08:08 PM
    • Replies: 2
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    12-22-2014 03:13 AM Go to last post
  6. Beljanski ?

    Hi everyone, A dear friend has just been diagnosed stage 4 pancan (are we more and more or what? :( ). She has a first cousin who was diagnosed 2...

    Started by Parisdeb, 08-07-2014 02:01 AM
    • Replies: 4
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    09-04-2014 01:54 PM Go to last post
  7. Pancreatic Cancer Holistic therapy

    My mother was diagnosed with stage 4 Pancreatic Cancer June 02, 2014. She started Chemotherapy (folfirinox) on June 23. Shes been responding well. ...

    Started by Danny17705, 08-25-2014 10:31 PM
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  8. Squamous cell carcinoma, what alternative therapy?

    Hello, our doctor called us today with the results from a skin test he had done after coming in with a scab like growth on his face, she said it's...

    Started by musclegto, 08-22-2014 09:53 PM
    • Replies: 2
    • Views: 454
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  9. Thumbs up New hope for curing cancer by psorinum therapy

    hi all my mother in law is suffering from this devil disease for long time. after fighting a long time i heard that psorinum therapy is best...

    Started by ranashmi, 08-16-2014 04:19 PM
    • Replies: 1
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    08-16-2014 08:44 PM Go to last post
  10. Hemp oil

    I just watched Run from the cure, the Rick Simpson story, has anyone tried this and what were the results?

    Started by angelbaby49, 08-13-2014 09:04 PM
    • Replies: 2
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  11. Rick Simpson's Run From the Cure

    Greetings all. Since this constitutes an initial post, It will require an "exception" by the admin because it includes various addresses below....

    Started by phoenixtears, 04-06-2008 03:09 PM
    • Replies: 14
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  12. Alternative Meds Policy?

    Recently a thread I began was closed because I discussed alternate meds for Pancreatic Cancer. I was accused of not being a doctor in giving my...

    Started by James9, 07-08-2014 04:13 PM
    • Replies: 2
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    07-08-2014 09:02 PM Go to last post
  13. Handling fatigue with alternate medicine

    My mother, 89, has declined chemo and is currently on alternate meds including turmeric, resveratrol, D3, milk thistle, and has begun taking RSO (a...

    Started by James9, 07-05-2014 03:56 PM
    • Replies: 6
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    07-07-2014 08:24 PM Go to last post
  14. Interesting article regarding different approaches to fighting cancer/side effects

    found this on the Sloan Kettering Site: http://www.curetoday.com/index.cfm/fuseaction/article.show/id/2/article_id/2307

    Started by Gartist, 06-28-2014 05:48 PM
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  15. Foods that stop cancer tumour growth?

    I'm a 15 year old boy trying to look after my mother. She is diagnosed with stage 3C cancer and she has a tumour that is 6cm, also small cells all...

    Started by Moz, 12-18-2013 02:23 PM
    • Replies: 12
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    06-28-2014 07:29 AM Go to last post
  16. Alternatives or complimentary

    Don't believe everything your doctor tells you. Do your own research. There are scientific studies done on taking CoEQ10 and they showed the...

    Started by Farang, 06-04-2014 05:21 AM
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  17. Homeopathy deconstructed

    Hi All I have been rather dismayed to see a few people here have mentioned homeopathy. Rather than write about it myself i will let Orac from...

    Started by ChemoMan, 05-16-2012 08:48 AM
    • Replies: 1
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  18. List of sCam cancer cures proven not to work

    Hi Below is a list of Alternative modalities proven NOT to work. This list is prepared by the ACS "Acupuncture, aloe vera, alsihum, amalgam...

    Started by ChemoMan, 02-06-2010 10:46 PM
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  19. Hyperthermia Treatment

    Not sure where I should post this, so hopefully this is an appropriate place As with everyone else, unhappy circumstances lead me to register. I...

    Started by MagicCarpet, 01-19-2014 12:33 PM
    • Replies: 2
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    01-21-2014 03:12 PM Go to last post
  20. a few alternative methods

    So now that my mother has to have her leg amputated due to her stage four sarcoma, I am trying harder to look for other ways to possibly cure her...

    Started by beautiful wilted flower, 12-17-2013 09:35 PM
    • Replies: 11
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    01-20-2014 02:41 PM Go to last post
  21. Therapies to offset effects of chemotherapy?

    Hello all, I am wondering if anybody has experience with complementary therapies that are used to offset the effects of chemotherapy (i.e regimens...

    Started by Sarah C., 01-13-2014 03:13 AM
    • Replies: 1
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  22. Poly MVA and Cancer

    Hi All, I'm here on behalf of my dad, he has esophagus cancer and lung cancer and is currently on his second round of chemo and has had one round...

    Started by Lydia_adelaide, 01-07-2014 02:39 PM
    • Replies: 1
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    01-07-2014 04:20 PM Go to last post
  23. Are additional "alternative" remedies really any g

    I have a close friend who has just been diagnosed with serious liver cancer (secondary - came from bowel cancer during chemo) and I wondered what...

    Started by keithH, 10-02-2006 04:33 PM
    • Replies: 3
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    11-16-2013 05:19 PM Go to last post
  24. Re: Diatomaceous Earth

    A family member is newly using this substance to improve his health. I have done some reading about it, but am finding little (except...

    Started by HollyAZRN, 11-02-2013 02:02 PM
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  25. Quick Poll Has anyone found any of these therapies/ supplements to work?

    Here is a quick list protocel RSO Budwig Diet Apricot Kernels

    Started by joeharth, 10-22-2013 06:57 PM
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  26. Has Anyone Heard About Guyabano (Soursop) as Anti-Cancer fruit?

    Hi, Has anyone heard about Guyabano (soursop) as an anti-cancer fruit? I am from the Philippines and this fruit grows abundantly in our country.

    Started by Korinne Kathy, 10-13-2013 08:45 AM
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  27. Cannabis

    further to your post baz Horizon (BBC) has done a documentary which list the 20 most dangerous drugs as follows 1 Heroin A 2 Cocaine A 3...

    Started by ChemoMan, 10-06-2013 04:21 AM
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    10-10-2013 08:27 AM Go to last post
  28. How to: Evaluate Dietary Supplements aka "Natural" Remedies

    If you are interested in a "natural" product and considering its use, here is what I feel is very sound commonsense advice on how to evaluate dietary...

    Started by MissMuffins, 10-07-2013 07:26 AM
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    10-07-2013 03:29 PM Go to last post
  29. Soursop fruit/leaf for cancer cure?

    Hi all, I wonder if anyone has ever heard of the cancer cured from soursop fruit or it leaves? As my dad had cancer, few of our relative...

    Started by agt, 06-03-2010 02:38 AM
    • Replies: 6
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    10-06-2013 10:39 PM Go to last post
  30. Amanita Phalloides D2?

    Hello! My mother is fighting ovarian cancer and recently her doctor recommended she uses the remedy Amanita Phalloides at a D2 dilution. It seems...

    Started by AceGiv, 09-23-2013 05:24 PM
    • Replies: 3
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    10-03-2013 01:31 AM Go to last post
  31. cancer and the god particle

    Hi, we just found out 2 month ago that my husband has prostate cancer and unfortunately it got discovered too late, the cancer already managed to...

    Started by CagedBird, 08-25-2013 06:52 PM
    • Replies: 11
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    08-26-2013 09:46 AM Go to last post
  32. Deuterium Depleted Water and cancer????

    Hi Everyone! I just wonder has anybody ever heard about a new complementary/alternative treatment option for cancer, which is based on the...

    Started by mani71, 02-11-2013 09:05 AM
    • Replies: 4
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    08-12-2013 08:03 AM Go to last post
  33. Smile The Power of Coconut Oil!

    Some of you may already know about the health benefits of coconut oil but for those who don't, it's incredible! My aunts response: "Amazing! Buy...

    Started by SFGiants13, 02-01-2012 09:42 PM
    • Replies: 7
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    08-04-2013 12:23 AM Go to last post
  34. Post Resveratrol substance from Grape seeds/skin know to help Cancer

    Hi , Im new to this forum, my relative recently diagnosed with cancer, through a friend we got this Resveratrol substance which was told helps...

    Started by prem_7172, 07-19-2013 03:32 AM
    • Replies: 2
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    07-27-2013 02:16 AM Go to last post
  35. First post - not sure if this is the right place - Poly MVA and Century Wellness?

    Hi everybody! I'm on here because my dad has/had colon cancer and prostate cancer. He's had surgery and chemotherapy to treat them both, but now...

    Started by Hegulator, 07-15-2013 05:39 PM
    • Replies: 4
    • Views: 1,450
    07-16-2013 09:19 PM Go to last post
  36. Something Smells Fishy about the latest study on Fish Oil and Prostate Cancer

    Here is a good response to the latest study that finds Omega-3 fatty acids to increase prostate cancer risk, when there are so many studies finding...

    Started by SurvivingProstateCancer48, 07-12-2013 07:31 PM
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  37. Mega doses of vitamin C revisited...

    I had a friend last year who passed away from tumors in her brain and a large tumor wrapped around an artery in her lung. Now I have another...

    Started by torontoalex, 01-30-2012 04:43 PM
    • Replies: 6
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    07-12-2013 12:08 AM Go to last post
  38. Milk Thistle

    Hello all, My sister has breast and secondary bone cancer (returned after 12 months) on diagnosis she was in a pretty poor state as the consultants...

    Started by Tinky, 09-11-2012 11:31 AM
    • Replies: 10
    • Views: 4,786
    06-23-2013 11:31 PM Go to last post
  39. Some tips on how my mom OUTLIVED 4th stage prognosis

    My mom was given 6 weeks to live in October 2007. She had 4th stage lung cancer that metastised to her liver and kidney. She had so many cancer tumor...

    Started by Believer7777, 04-07-2009 03:39 AM
    • Replies: 3
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    06-22-2013 07:08 PM Go to last post
  40. Has anyone heard and tried this? Seems very legit to me.

    a while ago i saw a ted talks were they talked about cancer and they cured a cancerous tumor on a horse with only a mixture of vegetables. I was...

    Started by PulseXQ, 01-28-2012 08:08 PM
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    06-19-2013 12:21 AM Go to last post
  41. Has anyone tried the Plant Programme diet?

    Hi all, I am new to this forum and have joined because someone close to me has had prostate cancer return with a poor prognosis. I have been...

    Started by Sandy_C, 04-14-2013 02:36 PM
    • Replies: 2
    • Views: 918
    06-15-2013 06:14 PM Go to last post
  42. Dandelion weeds and cancer therapy

    I have read sever articles on dandelions weeds and Colon cancer There is a small study being done in Windsor Canada And several stories of...

    Started by Deanna937, 06-15-2013 05:27 PM
    • Replies: 1
    • Views: 840
    06-15-2013 06:04 PM Go to last post
  43. Foods and supplements that interact with medications.

    -- Grapefruit juice: Some statin drugs to lower cholesterol, such as simvastatin (Zocor), atorvastatin (Lipitor), and pravastatin (Pravachol); some...

    Started by Didee, 01-21-2013 01:38 AM
    • Replies: 1
    • Views: 1,340
    06-15-2013 05:45 PM Go to last post
  44. alternative treatments for Cholangiocarcinoma (bile duct cancer)

    Hi, My mother was diagnosed two months ago with cholangiocarcinoma (bile duct cancer) with several tumors in her left liver lobe. The doctors gave...

    Started by MAR, 01-08-2012 12:22 AM
    • Replies: 5
    • Views: 9,166
    06-15-2013 05:39 PM Go to last post
  45. any experiences with Cesium Chloride?

    My mum has stage 4 breast cancer. I have read a lot about the cesium chloride protocol, but I can't find full information about people who have...

    Started by formum, 01-06-2013 07:06 PM
    • Replies: 3
    • Views: 3,144
    05-14-2013 09:07 PM Go to last post
  46. Where to get intravenous vitamin C in the UK

    We've all read about the alleged curative properties of mega doses of intravenous sodium ascorbate/ascorbic acid in the regression of metastatic...

    Started by Loving husband, 02-28-2007 10:37 PM
    • Replies: 9
    • Views: 18,867
    04-24-2013 12:22 PM Go to last post
  47. Positive thinking

    How many times have you been told that positive thinking is the way to beat cancer? If there is one thing that really gets me angry it's that phrase...

    Started by ChemoMan, 02-25-2013 07:43 AM
    • Replies: 2
    • Views: 1,707
    03-28-2013 04:19 AM Go to last post
  48. Au Cancer Council's danger warning on complementary medicine therapies

    http://www.news.com.au/lifestyle/health-fitness/cancer-councils-danger-warning-on-complementary-medicine-therapies/story-fneuzlbd-1226591052296 ...

    Started by Didee, 03-10-2013 03:52 AM
    • Replies: 0
    • Views: 1,118
    03-10-2013 03:52 AM Go to last post
  49. Cancer through Art...please help!

    Hi everyone, I study Art and University and would really appreciate your help for inspiration and to use in my Art. I need people to write letters...

    Started by RosieGoring, 02-23-2013 05:46 PM
    • Replies: 0
    • Views: 683
    02-23-2013 05:46 PM Go to last post

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