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please explain why people shun natural cancer treatments?

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Dr. Ed Friedlander
43 years experience Pathology
More are frauds: Please forgive my frankness. The glitzy, pretty internet page by the person who is offering to cure cancer in defiance of a conspiracy by the wicked scientific-medical establishment is a cynical fraud. You are being played for a fool on the basis of your love for humankind, trust and caring for others. The world is full of evil masquerading as good. The sooner you learn this, the better.
Answered on Dec 9, 2013
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Dr. Ed Friedlander
43 years experience Pathology
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This is not to say that good nutrition, touch and physical therapy, and perhaps some well-chosen supplements won't improve the lives of cancer patients. But "natural healing", if chosen instead of surgery / radiation / and chemotherapy turns an uncertain outcome into a certain death.
Jun 15, 2013
Dr. Mark Kuhnke
39 years experience General Surgery
Not really effective: ..If there were, your oncologist would be applying them appropriately. Now, you can help yourself during your cancer treatments by eating a healthy diet, getting your rest, living a healthy lifestyle, and having a positive attitude. Don't let your cancer define you. Surround yourself with helpful and positive people. Don't fall victim to those who prey on the desperate. Good luck.
Answered on Dec 9, 2013

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