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Dr. Randy Baker
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Supplements (Definition)

A dietary supplement, also known as food supplement or nutritional supplement, is a preparation intended to supplement the diet and provide nutrients, such as vitamins, minerals, fiber, fatty acids, or amino acids, that may be missing or may not be consumed in sufficient quantities in a person's diet. Some countries define dietary supplements as foods, while ...Read more


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Are there any good vitamins that treat dysplasia and prevent cervical cancer?

Are there any good vitamins that treat dysplasia and prevent cervical cancer?

No.: There are no vitamins that treat dysplasia. The best things to prevent cervical cancer are getting regular pap smears. Also, not smoking will lower your risk of cervical cancer. ...Read more

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Which vaccines are there to help protect men from getting cancers?

Which vaccines are there to help protect men from getting cancers?

HPV and HepatitisB: There are two vaccines that help prevent cancers, hepatitis B vaccine and human papilloma virus (HPV) vaccine. Hepatitis B vaccine helps to prevent liver cancer. HPV vaccine helps to prevent rectal and oral cancers. ...Read more

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Are there any ways to protect myself from endometrial (uterine) cancer?

Are there any ways to protect myself from endometrial (uterine) cancer?

Estrogen & Weight: Avoid unopposed Estrogens (endometrial hyperplasia -which transforms in cáncer- commonly results from chronic estrogen stimulation unopposed by the counterbalancing effects of progesterone. [14]) be careful with the old bcpills. Avoid obesity or overweight. Get screening with pelvic ultrasound to check the thickness of the endometrium if you have being exposed to Estrogens x many years. ...Read more

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Are there any vitamins/foods that are proven (or recommended) to boost/strengthen immune system in a person with immunodeficiency?

Are there any vitamins/foods that are proven (or recommended) to boost/strengthen immune system in a person with immunodeficiency?

It depends: Western medical doctors typically look for a deficiency (such as Vit D) or conditions which impacts the immune system. Therapy is then directed accordingly. In Washington State Naturopaths might have some other ideas and if you have a good Chinese Medicine Herbalist nearby check them out. Hopefully, there are biomarkers which can be followed to better assure effective therapy. ...Read more

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Is there anything that can prevent cervical cancer all together?

Is there anything that can prevent cervical cancer all together?

No, but...: Almost all cervical cancers are caused by one or another strain of the hpv virus. Lifelong abstinence or being with only one man who has never been with any other woman are the most reliable. The new hpv vaccine is very promising. Most deaths from cervical cancer are preventable even if the disease is found while developing or in the early stages. ...Read more

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Are there good ways to avoid cervical spondylosis?

Cannot avoid: Cervical spine spondylosis or arthritis is unavoidable. Traumatic incidents increase the severity of the arthritis. Genetics and strenuous activity contribute as well. Flexibility exercises, range of motion exercises, good health and exercise help all arthritic conditions. ...Read more

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What are some proven foods to prevent cancer?

What are some proven foods to prevent cancer?

Pop sub-science: Epidemiology, especially based on people's recollection and studies in which it's impossible to rule out confounding variables (i.e., folks who like a lot of vegetables are less likely to smoke), generates a huge amount of worthless correlations. Despite hypes, even the link with low-meat high-fiber diet and colon ca seems weak; others are even weaker. Diet's not the key to cancer prevention. ...Read more

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Are there natural medicines to cure penile cancer?

Are there natural medicines to cure penile cancer?

Unfortunately, no: The standard treatments for cancers of the penis include: surgery, radiation therapy, chemotherapy, cryotherapy. Natural medicines fall into the category of "complementary and alternative medicine" (cam) and are typically use in combination with conventional treatments. To learn more about "integrative oncology" check out: www.Integrativeoncology-essentials.Com. ...Read more

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Are there any ways to prevent skin cancer in baby?

Are there any ways to prevent skin cancer in baby?

Lifelong sunblock: Keep your child free from excessive sun exposure. She should wear long sleeves, hats, and use spf liberally. If family history is strong, regular skin exams by your pcp and/or dermatologist is a good idea. ...Read more

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Are there any alternatives to getting a cervical smear test done?

Not really...: A cervical pap smear is the best way known for screening (and then preventing!) cervical cancer. There isn't really an alternative that has been proven to save lives in the same way. ...Read more

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Are there proven ways to help prevent endometrial cancer?

Are there proven ways to help prevent endometrial cancer?

Possibly: There are no proven ways to prevent endometrial cancer, but there may be ways to decrease risk. Estrogen-only pills and being overweight increase risk. There are also hereditary factors. Weight loss (if you are overweight) combination contraceptives, increased physical activity, low fat, high fiber diet may lower risk. See http://www.Cancer.Gov/cancertopics/pdq/prevention/endometrial/patient. ...Read more

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Are there natural drugs to take to treat atypical ductal hyperplasia?

Are there natural drugs to take to treat atypical ductal hyperplasia?

I'd choose not to.: A diagnosis of atypical ductal hyperplasia on a biopsy means we need to do surgery to remove the area out. If in case that diagnosis was made on a surgically removed specimen and if it was completely removed then it does not need any additional surgery. Sometimes tamoxifen can be used to follow up as a medical treatment but i would not recommend natural drugs for this diagnosis. ...Read more

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Are there treatments to boost immunity in immunocompromised people? Or are there only treatments for the potential opportunistic infections?

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Are there treatments to boost immunity in immunocompromised people? Or are there only treatments for the potential opportunistic infections?

Depends: On the cause for immune compromise, primary or secondary, replacement therapy with immunoglobulins is given if low, stopping the offending drug or titrating if it is the cause, Antiretroviral therapy in HIV, bone marrow transplant if bone marrow failure either 1ry or 2ry, otherwise good sleep, fresh air, exercise, lots of fruits and vegetables and healthy lifestyle, wish you wellness, ...Read more

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Are there any topical suggestions for areas of concern on skin to promote healthy cells to win over pre cancer &/or basal cells?

Are there any topical suggestions for areas of concern on skin to promote healthy cells to win over pre cancer &/or basal cells?

Nothing proven: There aren't any medicines that can reliably help with this. My advice is to avoid sun exposure to the area, to consume a healthy, well-balanced diet, and to avoid unnecessary skin products. ...Read more

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Are there vitamins that can be taken to boost your resistance against bacterial infections. Is there a lifestyle?

Are there vitamins that can be taken to boost your resistance against bacterial infections. Is there a lifestyle?

Nutrtion, herbs, etc: A good multivitamin & healthy diet helps. Many vitamins & minerals like vit a & d & zinc boost immunity. Avoid sweets and fried food. Many herbs like astragalus & ashwagandha help, as do medicinal mushrooms like reishi & shiitake. Reducing stress & getting adequate rest is crucial. Homeopathy & acupuncture help.The road to immunity by kenneth bock md is a wonderful book on how to boost immunity. ...Read more

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Are there any natural ways to induce labor that are safe and medically proven?

Are there any natural ways to induce labor that are safe and medically proven?

Hospital: Labor can be induced at the hospital with Oxytocin or a few different Prostaglandin medications. There are no proven ways to induce labor on your own. Increasing activity levels such as walking can be helpful. Intercourse is sometimes thought to soften the cervix. ...Read more

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What are some future genetic ways that can treat and possibly cure breast cancer?

What are some future genetic ways that can treat and possibly cure breast cancer?

Breast Cancer: More and more genetic tests for mutations are becoming available all if the time. There have been several promising discoveries but each time a tumor is switched off by one medicine it seems another avenue develops so tumors can continue to grow. ...Read more

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Are there any medicines that can increase metabolic rates in obese? Some doctors claim there are! What are they? Can they help with diet & exercise?

Are there any medicines that can increase metabolic rates in obese? Some doctors claim there are! What are they? Can they help with diet & exercise?

Below: Yes there are medications that can be used to supplement diet and exercise for Wt loss. Suggest you discuss this with your health care provider for full information, side effects, and then decide on the most appropriate course of action for youj. ...Read more

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Cervical Dysplasia (Definition)

Also known as cervical intraepithelial neoplasia, cervical dysplasia is a precancerous disease where abnormal mutant cells penetrate the surface lining of the cervix and the endocerical canal, which is the opening between the ...Read more


Cervical (Definition)

Cervical relates to the first seven vertebra of the spine. It is related it the neck. Also it refers to the muscular opening/exit of ...Read more