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What is the best natural treatment for colon cancer?

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Dr. Sidney Vinson
Gastroenterology 28 years experience
See your doctor: There are no natural treatments for colon cancer which are proven beneficial. Cure rates with surgery (and chemotherapy or radiation as needed) are very good except in advanced disease.
Dr. Richard Bensinger
Ophthalmology 53 years experience
None: Colon cancer does not respond to anything that a naturopath might advocate. You should be in the hands of an oncologist who can direct your course. Do not let a naturopath mislead you into ineffective remedies (like colonic enemas) which will do not good and allow your cancer to spread and be more difficult to treat.

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