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Reasons to eat more blueberries 

Reasons to eat more blueberries 

A study in the journal Nutrition Research found that daily blueberries increase natural killer (NK) cells.[i]  NK cells are white blood cells that play a critical role in the immune system's defense against foreign invaders like viruses and tumors.  They scan the body...

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Changes with Radiation Treatment on the Horizon 

Changes with Radiation Treatment on the Horizon 

The Dutch team presented 10 year follow up results of the EORTC AMAROS trial, which compared radiation therapy or surgery to treat early breast cancer with positive sentinel node. Patients in both groups had the same overall survival and disease-free survival after...

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Happy and Hopeful about Less Hormone Therapy 

Happy and Hopeful about Less Hormone Therapy 

Even though tamoxifen was developed 50 years ago, the minimum active dose of tamoxifen isn’t known. That’s shocking and says a lot about how breast cancer research is conducted, with ever escalating treatments piling on top of each other in the hope of gaining incremental benefit

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‘Misrepresentation of ‘Integrative Oncology’ in the Literature: Clearing up Misperceptions and Recognizing the Validity of Herbal Medicine at the Forefront of ‘Unified Medicine’ 

‘Misrepresentation of ‘Integrative Oncology’ in the Literature: Clearing up Misperceptions and Recognizing the Validity of Herbal Medicine at the Forefront of ‘Unified Medicine’ 

Some herbal medicines (e.g. astragalus, reishi, coriolis, ginseng, scutellaria, and the Chinese formula PHY906 discussed below) that are commonly used for treating cancer and reducing the toxicity induced by chemotherapy, radiation, or targeted therapy have a significant effect on reducing cancer-related side effects.

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Author: Janet Maker, Ph.D.
Publication Date: February, 2017
Distributor: Ingram
Trim: 6×9
Format: Hardcover, Paperback, eBook
ISBN (Hardcover) 978-0-9976619-0-3
ISBN (Paperback) 978-0-9976619-1-0
ISBN (eBook) 978-0-9976619-2-7
Published by Jane Thomas Press

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