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Anticancer – A DOCTOR TREATING HIS OWN CANCER

THIS BOOK IS WRITTEN BY A DOCTOR WHO GOT CANCER!  READ THIS BOOK TO FIND OUT WHY HE IS AGAINST CONVENTIONAL AND ADVOCATES ALTERNATIVE TREATMENT.

THE ONE THING HE DISCOVERED – DIET CHANGE IS A MUST (in other words, the USDA food pyramid thing is WRONG!)

Book-Anticancer-StephenSchreiberWe came across this in our personal research.  A wonderful book with excellent information.

“From Publishers Weekly
After undergoing chemotherapy and surgery for brain cancer, Servan-Schreiber, a clinical professor of psychiatry at the University of Pittsburgh School of Medicine, asked his oncologist if any lifestyle changes would prevent a relapse; the answer was no. Certain this was wrong, Servan-Schreiber spent months researching a mass of scientific data on natural defenses against cancer. After a lucid introduction to cancer and its causes, he points out studies indicating that a poor diet, unhealthy habits (like smoking), some hormones, and environmental toxins increase risk. But as his advice grows more specific, evidence dwindles that these steps work. Eating organic foods, avoiding red meat and processed food, and eliminating household chemicals seem reasonable, but readers curious about how much turmeric or garlic to consume and how much it lowers their cancer risk will find no answers. Servan-Schreiber also advocates a positive, life-affirming attitude, illustrating with anecdotes of patients whose cancers disappeared when they attained inner peace. Servan-Schreiber underscores that his advice should be an adjunct to, not a replacement for, conventional treatments like surgery and chemotherapy, in this spirited mixture of good medical information, helpful suggestions and alternative medicine. (Sept. 22)

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August 17, 2009 - Posted by | Important Books Movies Websites

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