Category Archives for pediatric cancer

Pediatric Brain Cancer- Burzynski and Antineoplaston Therapy

The results of the present study are favourable in comparison with radiation therapy and chemotherapy for pediatric brain cancer Full disclosure- After three years of unsuccessful conventional therapy

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Reduce Liver Toxicity In Pediatric Acute Lymphoblastic Leukemia (ALL)

“In children with Acute Lymphoblastic Leukemia and liver toxicity, Milk Thistle was associated with a trend toward significant reductions in liver toxicity.” While great strides against acute

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Sibling Cord Blood May Offer Best Chance For Bone Marrow Transplant

“Children needing a bone marrow transplant may find their best chance in umbilical cord blood from a sibling, even if the transplant is only partially matched to the recipient’s blood type…” Blood

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Radiation and the Brain for pediatric cancer- late stage side effects

If your child undergoes aggressive therapies for pediatric cancer including chemo or radiation, he/she may experience a lifetime of late stage side effects. The good news is that there are therapies to

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Breakthrough Against Acute lymphoblastic leukemia (ALL)

Acute lymphoblastic leukemia (ALL) is the most common childhood cancer…”We have now shown that with the removal of this carbohydrate alteration the cells die.” The article linked and

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New Cancer Researcher Challenges Conventional Retinoblastoma Thinking

the predisposition to this type of retinoblastoma (ret) can be inherited, so the other eye of the child and those of infant relatives are at risk to develop tumours… One of the key questions in any

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Childhood Cancer Survivor? Plan for the worst, hope for the best…

“More than 99% of childhood cancer survivors experienced an average of 17 chronic health conditions by age 50 years, suggesting a high burden of health complications during adulthood..” I am

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Intraarterial Chemotherapy for Retinoblastoma-Pros and Cons

This article reviews the potential benefits and risks related to intra-arterial chemotherapy for retinoblastoma. While the treatment minimizes systemic toxicity as the chemotherapy is administered directly

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Pediatric Cancer-Prevent/Reduce Late Stage Side Effects-

Aggressive Therapies for Pediatric Cancer Will Result in Long-term and Late Stage Side Effects-  Conventional oncology has come along way in improving the survival of pediatric cancer patients. Many cancers

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