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Don’t Blame Coke or Fast Food for Obesity

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There is a recent protest going on because a number of parties are angry that Coke is sponsoring an established website, familydoctor.org. Concerns rose because Coke, soda, McDonalds, and a host of other fast food have been blamed for the rising in obesity pandemic on developed countries. While I agree that taking too much sodas [...]

Radiotherapy side effects on tonsil and other oral cancers- Part 2 Diet & Nutrition

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This is a 3 part article: A: My mom’s personal experience with tonsil cancer B: Radiotherapy side effects on tonsil and other oral cancers- Part 1 C: Radiotherapy side effects on tonsil and other oral cancers- Part 2 <– current article The importance of nutrition When my mom was first diagnosed and throughout, we have [...]

Radiotherapy side effects on tonsil and other oral cancers

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This is a 3 part article: A: My mom’s personal experience with tonsil cancer B: Radiotherapy side effects on tonsil and other oral cancers- Part 1 <– you are reading this article C: Radiotherapy side effects on tonsil and other oral cancers- Part 2 After my mom had her operation, the surgically removed tonsil and [...]

My mom’s personal experience with tonsil cancer

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The following is written from my own mom’s personal experience in dealing with tonsil cancer. Her adaptive methods has worked for her- but it may not work for everyone. I decided to share the story here when I begin to hear more people whose loved ones struggled with the after effects of radiotherapy from tonsil or [...]

Why Acupressure & Acupuncture Becomes Ineffective

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In order for holistic and complementary treatments to be effective in long run, it is paramount to accompany these treatments with a change towards healthy lifestyle. Many people tend to complain that ‘I went for acupressure- initially it works but after a while, it is not effective’. Months ago, I passed by a shop that [...]

Extreme Diets Cannot Cure Cancer- with Case Studies

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When a person is diagnosed with cancer, friends and relatives often try to help by offering ‘helpful’ tips. Diagnosis of such illness are often traumatizing for both the patient and the family members- after all,  no one is prepared for such news. There is no denying that a lot of these are offered based on [...]

Danger of Coffee Enema Treatments for Cancer

Danger of coffee enema on treatment for cancer

Coffee should be drunk and not inserted up your posterior- Dr Albert Lim (oncologist) I have heard people recommending the use of coffee enema as a form of detoxification. Cancer patients are told to use the treatment to detox the toxins from the body. Pardon my ignorance but I have no idea that coffee enema [...]

Quackwatch- a site exposing cancer cure frauds

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From Hee Boon’s blog, I discovered another site which discusses in detail about dubious alternative treatments to cancer. The post A Special Message to Cancer Patients Seeking “Alternative” Treatments makes an interesting read. The site is operated by Stephen Barrett, M.D who aims to expose various frauds and quacks started by people with so-called cures. [...]