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Cannabis oil helped cure my cancer, claims father who was given two years to live - Daily Mail

Fri, 2014-08-15 05:55

Daily Mail

Cannabis oil helped cure my cancer, claims father who was given two years to live
Daily Mail
Mrs Smith has since written a book called Taking Control: My Journey of Alternative Healing by Alyssia Sade. Research led by Dr Wai Liuat, at St George's University in London, suggests that cannabinoids possess anti-cancer properties which help to stem ...

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Calif. family raising money for alternative cancer treatment to save their toddler - New York Daily News

Thu, 2014-08-14 13:40

New York Daily News

Calif. family raising money for alternative cancer treatment to save their toddler
New York Daily News
A California family is seeking out a costly alternative treatment they hope will save their cancer-stricken daughter. Rose Hengehold, 3, was diagnosed with bilateral optic glioma a few months after she was born. This rare tumor has left her blind in ...

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Bee, Scorpion And Snake Venom May Hold Cancer Cure - WIBW

Thu, 2014-08-14 07:53

Bee, Scorpion And Snake Venom May Hold Cancer Cure
WIBW
Doctors used beestings to treat the Emperor Charlemagne's gout in the 700s. Traditional Chinese medicine has used frog venom to fight liver, lung, colon and pancreatic cancers. Alternative doctors in Cuba have used scorpion venom to fight brain tumors.

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The Myth of Alternative Care, Growth of Complex Care - General Surgery News

Wed, 2014-08-13 22:08

The Myth of Alternative Care, Growth of Complex Care
General Surgery News
A 2006 study in the American Journal of Surgery found that breast cancer patients who refused or delayed conventional therapy—surgery, chemotherapy, and/or radiation therapy—and opted for an alternative treatment significantly increased their risk of ...

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Bee, snake venom may hold cancer cure - WLWT Cincinnati

Wed, 2014-08-13 18:34

WLWT Cincinnati

Bee, snake venom may hold cancer cure
WLWT Cincinnati
Doctors used bee stings to treat the Emperor Charlemagne's gout in the 700s. Traditional Chinese medicine has used frog venom to fight liver, lung, colon and pancreatic cancers. Alternative doctors in Cuba have used scorpion venom to fight brain tumors.

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Complementary and alternative therapies use after breast cancer - Midhurst and Petworth Observer

Wed, 2014-08-13 09:45

Midhurst and Petworth Observer

Complementary and alternative therapies use after breast cancer
Midhurst and Petworth Observer
Study organisers are asking anyone in Sussex: “If you have finished treatment for breast cancer in the last five years, with a minimum of six months since your last active cancer treatment (chemotherapy, radiotherapy or surgery), are an internet user ...

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Complementary and alternative therapies use after breast cancer - West Sussex County Times

Wed, 2014-08-13 09:43

West Sussex County Times

Complementary and alternative therapies use after breast cancer
West Sussex County Times
Study organisers are asking anyone in Sussex: “If you have finished treatment for breast cancer in the last five years, with a minimum of six months since your last active cancer treatment (chemotherapy, radiotherapy or surgery), are an internet user ...

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Complementary and alternative therapies use after breast cancer - Worthing Herald

Wed, 2014-08-13 09:41

Worthing Herald

Complementary and alternative therapies use after breast cancer
Worthing Herald
Study organisers are asking anyone in Sussex: “If you have finished treatment for breast cancer in the last five years, with a minimum of six months since your last active cancer treatment (chemotherapy, radiotherapy or surgery), are an internet user ...

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Complementary and alternative therapies use after breast cancer - Hastings and St. Leonards Observer

Wed, 2014-08-13 09:41

Hastings and St. Leonards Observer

Complementary and alternative therapies use after breast cancer
Hastings and St. Leonards Observer
Study organisers are asking anyone in Sussex: “If you have finished treatment for breast cancer in the last five years, with a minimum of six months since your last active cancer treatment (chemotherapy, radiotherapy or surgery), are an internet user ...

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Parenting: Cannabis among tough choices in family's battle with cancer - The Cannabist

Tue, 2014-08-12 08:55

Parenting: Cannabis among tough choices in family's battle with cancer
The Cannabist
In the face of her son's extreme (read: extremely bad) reaction to his prescribed chemotherapy, Sierra Riddle sought an alternative treatment for Landon's cancer and found cannabis. Is it even legal to give a child medical marijuana? Could a parent go ...

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Bee, scorpion and snake venom might hold cancer cure - kdvr.com

Tue, 2014-08-12 07:51

kdvr.com

Bee, scorpion and snake venom might hold cancer cure
kdvr.com
Doctors used beestings to treat the Emperor Charlemagne's gout in the 700s. Traditional Chinese medicine has used frog venom to fight liver, lung, colon and pancreatic cancers. Alternative doctors in Cuba have used scorpion venom to fight brain tumors.

Categories: Cancer News

Bee, snake venom may hold cancer cure - WDIV Detroit

Tue, 2014-08-12 06:53

WDIV Detroit

Bee, snake venom may hold cancer cure
WDIV Detroit
Doctors used bee stings to treat the Emperor Charlemagne's gout in the 700s. Traditional Chinese medicine has used frog venom to fight liver, lung, colon and pancreatic cancers. Alternative doctors in Cuba have used scorpion venom to fight brain tumors.

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Bee, scorpion and snake venom may hold cancer cure - CNN

Tue, 2014-08-12 05:25

CNN

Bee, scorpion and snake venom may hold cancer cure
CNN
Doctors used beestings to treat the Emperor Charlemagne's gout in the 700s. Traditional Chinese medicine has used frog venom to fight liver, lung, colon and pancreatic cancers. Alternative doctors in Cuba have used scorpion venom to fight brain tumors.

Categories: Cancer News

Gel that could transform the lives of breast cancer patients: Many women stop ... - Daily Mail

Mon, 2014-08-11 20:29

Daily Mail

Gel that could transform the lives of breast cancer patients: Many women stop ...
Daily Mail
Cancer Research UK science information officer Dr Emma Smith said: 'Research looking at ways to make cancer treatment kinder is hugely important and this simple approach shows promise for this type of breast cancer. But the study only looked at a small ...

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Timmins man seeks alternative cancer treatment - Timmins Press

Sun, 2014-08-10 16:51

Timmins Press

Timmins man seeks alternative cancer treatment
Timmins Press
Timmins native Chris Johnson is fighting for his life against an aggressive form of cancer. He's seeking help to try and raise funds to pay for alternative treatment that's not covered by his employer or by the province.

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Complementary therapy risk to cancer children - Scotsman

Sun, 2014-08-10 08:50

Scotsman

Complementary therapy risk to cancer children
Scotsman
Professor David Wilson, from Edinburgh University, said cancer departments did not routinely ask patients about use of complementary and alternative medicine but should since they can affect treatment. Vitamin supplements containing selenium could ...

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Community health centers at heart of our well-being - The Tennessean

Sat, 2014-08-09 23:28

Community health centers at heart of our well-being
The Tennessean
A state's health-care system's ranking is based on five categories: access and affordability; prevention and treatment; avoidable hospital use and cost; healthy lives; and equity. The report takes a close look at the differences that a ... More than ...

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Alternative therapy risk to cancer children - Scotsman

Sat, 2014-08-09 17:02

Scotsman

Alternative therapy risk to cancer children
Scotsman
Professor David Wilson, from Edinburgh University, said cancer departments did not routinely ask patients about use of complementary and alternative medicine but should since they can affect treatment. Vitamin supplements containing selenium could ...

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Upcoming breast cancer forum to address 'tough topics' - Del Mar Times

Fri, 2014-08-08 09:52

Upcoming breast cancer forum to address 'tough topics'
Del Mar Times
Although some cancer patients turn to alternative therapies, all too often, unproven treatments provide false hope. As the leader of a local breast cancer support group, Lynn Flanagan has seen those grasping for hope reach for the wrong options. “It ...

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Don't judge every tumor by its tissue, scientists say - Los Angeles Times

Thu, 2014-08-07 16:12

Don't judge every tumor by its tissue, scientists say
Los Angeles Times
John Quackenbush, a computational biologist at the Dana-Farber Cancer Institute in Boston, agreed that the results have the potential to advance alternative interventions for hard-to-treat tumors. But, he added, they might gloss over important ...

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