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can essiac tea cure lung cancer

A 39-year-old member asked:
Dr. Jekwon Yeh
12 years experience Radiation Oncology
Depends: This depends on the stage and performance status of the patients. Most of the time surgery is recommended. However certain early forms of lung cancer ... Read More
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A 55-year-old female asked:
Dr. Ryan Polselli
14 years experience Radiology
Depends : The prognosis of primary lung cancer is determined by the staging which depends on the type of lung cancer (small versus non-small cell). Lung cancer ... Read More
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A 43-year-old member asked:
Dr. Craig Carter
39 years experience Thoracic Surgery
Surgery: All things considered, surgery gives the best results for cure. This is dependent on stage at the time of presentation, with earlier stage cancers mor ... Read More
A 45-year-old member asked:
Dr. Loki Skylizard
19 years experience Thoracic Surgery
Yes: Early stage survival can range from 60% to as high as 90+%. Survival is individual. Depends on cancer type, treatment, and general health at time of d ... Read More
A 53-year-old member asked:
Dr. Carlos Encarnacion
34 years experience Medical Oncology
Not sure ? you mean: ...But garlic will neither make lung cancer spread (metastasize) nor treat metastatic lung cancer.
A 26-year-old male asked:
Dr. Steve Martinez
27 years experience Breast Surgery
No: No it can't.
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A 37-year-old member asked:
Dr. Devon Webster
21 years experience Medical Oncology
No: I wish peppermint could cure cancer! but no, it can't.
A 55-year-old member asked:
Dr. Barry Rosen
33 years experience General Surgery
Never.: Never ever.
A 54-year-old member asked:
Dr. Tri Nguyen
45 years experience Radiation Oncology
You mean pranayama?: Pranayama is a yoga routine. It may enhance well-being and enhance personal strength but I am not aware of any proof that it cures cancer.
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A 39-year-old male asked:
Dr. Ed Friedlander
43 years experience Pathology
Of course not: Apples are great but anyone telling you the apples in general, or a particular apple offered for sale, will cure cancer is self-deceived or bent on de ... Read More
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A 50-year-old male asked:
Dr. Erik Borncamp
24 years experience Wound care
Proven vs unproven: By definition, "alternative" is different than modern western medicine. Generally any drug, herb, treatment, or procedure that stands up to rigorous ... Read More
A 44-year-old member asked:
Dr. Paul Harper
51 years experience General Surgery
No: I am familiar with alternative medicine. Some is bogus. Some we don't understand. However we do understand stage 4 pancreatic cancer. It is a terminal ... Read More
A 41-year-old member asked:
Dr. Gurmukh Singh
48 years experience Pathology
No: There are no "natural" remedies for the treatment of cancer.
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A 39-year-old male asked:
Dr. Myron Arlen
63 years experience Surgical Oncology
No: Reiki is a form of relaxation that reduces stress. Obviously reducing adrenal cortisol output allows the immune system to be optimized but this in of ... Read More
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A 47-year-old member asked:
Dr. Addagada Rao
55 years experience General Surgery
No alternatives: Unfortunately stage IV lung cancer , with 10% 5 year survival rate , with life expectancy of 10 months, should be on proven methods, to be i ... Read More
A 53-year-old member asked:
Dr. David Cooke
21 years experience Thoracic Surgery
No: Although herbal and homepathic medicine may help with some of the symptoms of the disease and the treatment, there is no evidence to support a herbal ... Read More
A 45-year-old member asked:
Dr. James Gulley
25 years experience Hematology and Oncology
It depends: Esophageal cancer can be cured if it is caught early. The prognosis depends largely on the stage of disease. Lower stage disease which is more locali ... Read More
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A 55-year-old member asked:
Dr. Hung Khong
26 years experience Medical Oncology
No: There is no evidence that coffee is bad for lung cancer patients. However, please bear in mind that coffee is a natural diuretic (make people urinate ... Read More
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A 44-year-old male asked:
Dr. Shabbir Hossain
15 years experience Internal Medicine
Would be great but..: Not aware of any scientific evidence in this regard. If you or someone you know has colon cancer and are proceeding with this treatment option as y ... Read More
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A 44-year-old member asked:
Dr. Creighton Wright
55 years experience General Surgery
None: Natural for most would be to prevent: non smoker.
A 41-year-old member asked:
Dr. Marco Paliotta
29 years experience Thoracic Surgery
Multidisciplinary. : Several specialties are involved with treating a patient with lung cancer. A pulmonologist, oncologist, surgeon, radiation oncologist. Hence, lung can ... Read More
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A 39-year-old member asked:
Dr. Gurmukh Singh
48 years experience Pathology
No such viitamin: There is no medically recognized vitamin b17. An extract from aprocot pits, laetrile, has been touted as b17 and promoted as cure for cancer with no ... Read More
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A 46-year-old member asked:
Dr. Ed Friedlander
43 years experience Pathology
No: Tamoxifen has uses in some breast cancers. No medication cures lung cancer. Cancer is serious business and if you have questions about whether you or ... Read More
A female asked:
Dr. Eric Chevlen
46 years experience Medical Oncology
No.: Ginger tea is neither beneficial nor harmful for people with prostate cancer.
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