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Category: Clinical Treatments

Chelation (pronounced key-LAY-shun) therapy is an approved treatment by theU.S. Food and Drug Administration for the effective and safe removal of toxic heavy metals from the body. It involves intravenous injections of a chelating agent, EDTA (ethylene diamine tetra-acetic acid), a synthetic amino acid. EDTA is a remarkable arterial cleansing agent with the ability to effectively […]

Dichloroacetate sodium (DCA) is an inexpensive and simple chemical compound similar to combining vinegar and salt. It was originally used in cases of a rare disease called “congenital lactic acidosis.” This means it is not a “new” drug and has been used safely in humans for decades. Studies from this application of DCA indicate mild […]

Top Five Facts about Gerson Therapy Gerson Therapy is suggested to be a metabolic therapy, using a special diet, plus supplements and a coffee enema, to fight cancer. The Gerson diet is naturally high in vitamins, minerals, enzymes, micro-nutrients, and extremely low in sodium, fats, and proteins. The Gerson diet is more than just what […]

The lymphatic system is a vital but often ignored aspect which is essential for the body’s function. The primary components of the lymphatic system are the spleen, thymus, and lymph nodes. Together, these components serve to train and direct the body’s immune system cells to sites where they are needed. Lymph vessels form the channels […]

Hyperthermia, also called thermal therapy or thermotherapy, is a type of treatment during which body tissue is exposed to high temperatures of up to 113ºF. It is theorized to damage and kill cancer cells or to make cancer cells more sensitive to the effects of radiation and certain anticancer drugs. By killing cancer cells and […]

According to a study on hyperbaric oxygen (HBO) published by the National Center for Biotechnology Information (NCBI), solid tumors often contain areas subjected to acute or chronic hypoxia, though with variable severity in patients both within and among different tumor types. [1] Although severe or prolonged hypoxia is deleterious, adaptation to the hypoxic microenvironment has […]

Naltrexone is a pharmaceutical drug which has long been used at high doses in the treatment of alcohol and opiate medication addictions. Although it has been approved by the FDA for this purpose, research has shown that it might also be an effective off-label cancer treatment. Low dose naltrexone, referred to as LDN, is given as a […]

Photodynamic therapy (PDT) is a treatment that uses a drug, called a photosensitizer or photosensitizing agent, and a particular type of light. When photosensitizers are exposed to a specific wavelength of light, it is theorized they produce a form of oxygen that kills nearby cells. [1] Each photosensitizer is activated by light of a specific […]

The use of hot air baths for relaxation, healing, and ceremonial use dates back into distant history. The tradition of the sauna is found around the world in most all advanced cultures to some degree.  Most of the time, the older saunas were powered by building a fire under the sauna, or heating rocks in […]

Psychoneuroimmunology explores the connection between the mind, body and immune system. There have been several studies that support the idea that the connection between the brain and immune system affect the quality of life, and possibly the morbidity and mortality rates of cancer patients. According to one study, considerable work over the past decade has […]