CANCER: DISEASE VERSUS SYMPTOMS!! CHALLENGING CONVENTIONAL MINDSETS AND EXPLORING NEW HORIZONS!!

As we are mostly attuned to, a similar set of symptoms are generally grouped together and referred to as a specific condition or disease, with symptoms by themselves often treated in isolation and termed as such.  As we are all unique individuals, each person may not necessarily present with the exact same constellation of symptoms which define a specific disease or condition, but instead intermittently report various signs indicating all is not well.  Continue reading “CANCER: DISEASE VERSUS SYMPTOMS!! CHALLENGING CONVENTIONAL MINDSETS AND EXPLORING NEW HORIZONS!!”

THE ‘HALLMARKS OF CANCER’ – COULD THIS ‘HUMBLE VITAMIN’ BE THE CORNERSTONE TO DERAILING THE CANCER CONTINUUM??

Thiamine Deficiency was first recognized in China as early as 2600 BC, with outbreaks around the world of a disease known then as Beriberi.  Beriberi has the distinction of being the very first-identified ‘human nutritional deficiency disorder’, corrected with foods found to be high in Thiamine.  Continue reading “THE ‘HALLMARKS OF CANCER’ – COULD THIS ‘HUMBLE VITAMIN’ BE THE CORNERSTONE TO DERAILING THE CANCER CONTINUUM??”

ANTICANCER EFFECTS OF BOTANICAL MEDICINE – COULD THIS ‘SUPER-HERB’ TRULY BE OUR ‘RAY OF HOPE’??

As surgery is one of the three main ‘conventional medical interventions’ to eradicate cancerous tumors, there is a greater need to raise awareness around multi-drug resistant’ Super Bugs’ and the damaging effects of contracting one of these Continue reading “ANTICANCER EFFECTS OF BOTANICAL MEDICINE – COULD THIS ‘SUPER-HERB’ TRULY BE OUR ‘RAY OF HOPE’??”

UNCOVERING THE POWERS OF ‘ADAPTOGENS’ – STAVING OFF DISEASE!!

“High cortisol levels and chronic stress can affect every physiological and psychological system in the body”

Chronic stress is a modern day problem and epidemic that afflicts many individuals and results in chronic inflammation, abnormal immune responses, and a slow metabolism. Side effects of chronically elevated cortisol can lead to Continue reading “UNCOVERING THE POWERS OF ‘ADAPTOGENS’ – STAVING OFF DISEASE!!”

ACKNOWLEDGING THE NEED FOR A FRESH APPROACH – SEEING THE PERSON, NOT THE DISEASE!!

‘Cancer. It’s a disease that exists simply to create chaos and destroy anything that crosses its path — biologically, mentally, physically and spiritually’

Some say that cancer is a mere ‘symptom’ of a deeper underlying imbalance and unless we establish and fix the basis of this imbalance then we are only treating the symptom and not the cause.  This imbalance can manifest for very diverse reasons, Continue reading “ACKNOWLEDGING THE NEED FOR A FRESH APPROACH – SEEING THE PERSON, NOT THE DISEASE!!”

‘NATUROPATHIC MEDICINE’ – TAPPING INTO OUR INNATE HEALING ABILITY!!

Along side ‘conventional cancer treatments‘, people, ‘who are choosing‘ to take more control over their health outcomes, are beginning to discover the vast array of more traditional therapies and techniques, referred to as Continue reading “‘NATUROPATHIC MEDICINE’ – TAPPING INTO OUR INNATE HEALING ABILITY!!”