THE ‘CONVENTIONAL WAY’ – HOW DO WE CONJ-OUR UP THE COURAGE TO ‘LOOK OUTSIDE THE SQUARE’??

Let’s face it, it’s never easy to step away from convention and something we have been indoctrinated to believe is tried and true, especially when we don’t know what else is out there!!  To go down a path less traveled often means to ‘go it alone‘, especially in the face of adversity, such as a cancer diagnosis, so how do we overcome these many obstacles and feel empowered to fully explore our options?? Continue reading “THE ‘CONVENTIONAL WAY’ – HOW DO WE CONJ-OUR UP THE COURAGE TO ‘LOOK OUTSIDE THE SQUARE’??”

EXTRACTING THE ‘FORCES OF NATURE’ – SELECTIVELY TARGETING CANCEROUS CELLS!!

While cancer researchers continue their quest to develop chemotherapeutic drugs that destroy cancer cells, but are harmless to normal cells, it turns out a natural substance already exists ‘WHICH DOES JUST THAT’!!  Continue reading “EXTRACTING THE ‘FORCES OF NATURE’ – SELECTIVELY TARGETING CANCEROUS CELLS!!”

“THE SPICE OF LIFE” – COULD THIS BE THE “GOLDEN AGE” OF NATURAL CANCER TREATMENTS??

Turmeric (Curcuma longa) has been used for 4,000 years to treat a variety of conditions, it is a powerful antioxidant that is also anti-viral and anti-bacterial; plus it seems to have great potential to fight cancer in a number of ways.  Scientists believe this natural compound works in a way that Continue reading ““THE SPICE OF LIFE” – COULD THIS BE THE “GOLDEN AGE” OF NATURAL CANCER TREATMENTS??”

ACQUIRED DRUG RESISTANCE – ‘COMBINATION THERAPY’ PROVING SUCCESSFUL!!

“Drug resistance is the major reason for failure in cancer chemotherapy!!”

Every Onocologist is very aware, cancerous tumors can and do become resistant to the chemotherapeutic drugs which are meant to destroy them, leaving cancer cells very difficult to target with conventional drugs alone.  Research has shown that acquired drug resistance is a common problem, where a tumor may respond initially to therapy but recur later with acquired drug resistance. Continue reading “ACQUIRED DRUG RESISTANCE – ‘COMBINATION THERAPY’ PROVING SUCCESSFUL!!”