Category Archives for cancer

Immunotherapy, Antibiotics and Cancer

“They (oncologists) have some of the first evidence that in some of the newest therapies, the effect of antibiotics is definitely mixed. Infections are typically the biggest complication of chemotherapy,

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The Galen Foundation dba PeopleBeatingCancer is a 501C3 nonprofit organization providing cancer coaching, research and advocacy to cancer patients and caregivers. Both my personal experience as a long-term

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How to Be the Best Caregiver 

Whether you happen to be a paid professional or a family member, being a caregiver is a big responsibility. You’re in charge of looking after someone who is likely vulnerable and unable to do many things

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Supplements, Nutrition and Multiple Myeloma- A How-To Guide

Many studies confirm that a majority of patients undergoing cancer therapy use non-conventional therapies such as the supplements discussed below-  Experience and years of research have taught me that

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Hepatocellular Carcinoma

Hepatocellular Carcinoma, known as HCC in short, is a kind of primary liver cancer. It is common in patients suffering from cirrhosis of liver or other chronic liver diseases. If the cancer is diagnosed

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Curcumin vs. cancer: The scientific evidence continues to pile up

Dr. Saraswati Sukumar, from Johns Hopkins, has been studying curcumin for many years. The primary active ingredient in the spice turmeric, says Dr. Sukumar, is arguably the most potent anti-cancer nutrient

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Chemotherapy-induced Cardiomyopathy- How long have I got?

“Chemotherapy-induced cardiomyopathy (CI-CM) is the most frequent complication of cytotoxic drugs cardiotoxicity and portends a poor prognosis” According to the study below, Chemotherapy-induced

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How to Deal with Anxiety and Cancer

A cancer diagnosis can have a huge impact on most patients, families, and caregivers. Feelings of depression, anxiety, and fear are very common and are normal responses to this life-changing experience. Lately,

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Cancer Coaching- Nutrition = anti-inflammation, angiogenesis, antioxidation

In 15 human studies, 3,738 patients who took non-prescription antioxidants and other nutrition actually had increased survival. Dear Cancer Coach- Is there any research about whether nutrition in general,

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Sorafenib for Heptocellular/Liver Cancer- Less is More

Patients with the most common type of liver cancer who are taking the chemotherapy drug sorafenib can begin their treatment with a lower dose than is currently considered standard, and it will not affect

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