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Could cancer treatments cure cancer?

Could cancer treatments cure cancer?

Heck yea!: Otherwise i'd be out of a job... Many cancers are curable if detected early (thus the importance of screening). Others, like testicular cancer or lymphoma can be cured even in advanced stages. Of course, it is best to reduce the risk of ever getting it by living a healthy lifestyle. Look at the american cancer society and see their statistics of survival, you will be surprised. ...Read more

Dr. Barry Rosen
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Cancer (Definition)

Cancer is a group of diseases that is characterized by uncontrolled cell growth leading to invasion of surrounding tissues that spread to other parts of the body. Cancer can begin anywhere in the body and is usually related to one or more genetic mutations that allow normal cells to become malignant by interfering with internal cellular control mechanisms, such as programmed cell death or by preventing ...Read more


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Can prayanam cure cancer?

Can prayanam cure cancer?

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. ...Read more

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The throat cancer treatment soursop and cancer cure?

The throat cancer treatment
soursop and cancer cure?

Proven vs unproven: By definition, "alternative" is different than modern western medicine. Generally any drug, herb, treatment, or procedure that stands up to rigorous scientific scrutiny is included in modern medicine. The problem is that many alternative practices, herbs etc do not stand up to scientific scrutiny and cannot be shown to work. They therefore remain "alternative". Soup may comfort but not cure. ...Read more

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Could antineoplastons really cure cancer?

No: In today's scientific world, truth can't be suppressed, and an easy cure would be known almost at once. There is nothing that any of us can do about a promotion by a self-styled persecuted genius and good, simple people who want easy, wrong answers. A politically-driven public study just caused cancer patients to get brain damage from the stuff also. ...Read more

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How is lung cancer cured?

How is lung cancer cured?

Multidisciplinary. : Several specialties are involved with treating a patient with lung cancer. A pulmonologist, oncologist, surgeon, radiation oncologist. Hence, lung cancer is treated and potentially cured by early detection, surgical removal of the tumor and appropriate treatment with chemotherapy and radiation. Not all cancers can be cured but they can be treated. ...Read more

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Could chemotherapy really cure cancer?

Could chemotherapy really cure cancer?

Yes!: Chemo by itself can cure cancers like lymphoma and testicular. It can also be part of a multidisciplinary treatment together with surgery and/or radiation that can achieve a cure in several kinds of early stage cancers including breast, colon, head and neck, and others. ...Read more

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What cures colon cancer ?

What cures colon cancer
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Early detection!: The best thing that improves the chances of curing colon cancer is early detection. So preventive health care and screening are key. All adults should have a colonoscopy at age 50 to look for cancers or early cancers, usually as polyps. If you have a strong family history or certain conditions it is recommended you get earlier screening.Once detected, colon ca usually is cured by surgery, or drugs. ...Read more

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Is metastatic colon cancer curable?

Possible: But less than 20% survive 5 years. Depends on where the metastases are and how numerous and size. Solitary liver mets without evidence elsewhere in the body can be cured with a liver resection. Diffuse mets to numerous body parts rarelyare curable. ...Read more

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Is skin cancer curable?

Is skin cancer curable?

Usually: In general, yes. There are many different types of skin cancer, and they all behave differently. As mentioned above, if caught early, all cancers are very curable. The speed with which they spread is very different from tumor to tumor. If you have any skin lesions which are changing, bleeding, or are otherwise concerning to you, have it evaluated by your doctor as soon as possible. ...Read more

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Is colon cancer curable?

Is colon cancer curable?

Yes: Yes. Many people are cured with colon cancer. If found early surgery alone may be curable. If more advanced (eg, lymph node involvement or metastatic = spread to areas outside of colon), then chemotherapy may be needed. While less likely, even a few % of people with metastatic colon ca may be cured. ...Read more

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Is prostate cancer preventable?

Is prostate cancer preventable?

Maybe: There have been numerous studies on prostate cancer prevention. There are two related drugs, Finasteride and dutasteride, which were shown in large trials, to reduce the risk of developing prostate cancer by about 25%. The fda did not approve these drugs for cancer prevention because a higher percentage of the cancers which did develop were high grade, or more aggressive. ...Read more

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Is pancreatic cancer curable?

Is pancreatic cancer curable?

Sometimes: Typical pancreatic cancer (adenocarcinoma) is sometimes, but only rarely, curable. It is usually diagnosed in an advanced state making cure with surgery less likely. If relatively localized, chemotherapy and radiation therapy can improve survival time. ...Read more

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Is pancreatic cancer curable?

Is pancreatic cancer curable?

Yes/no: It's one of the worst cancers and the cure rates are low. It also depends on the stage and location of the tumor. Some early detected cancers with a tumor location away from the duodenum and biliary pathways carry better prognosis than other types. Also, the longer the tumor doesn't give out metastasis, the higher the chance of cure. ...Read more

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Is lunga cancer completely curable?

This depends: All this depends on the type of lung cancer, the size of the lesion, and if it has spread or not. If lung cancer is caught early enough, it can be cured. ...Read more

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Is there any cure for stage IV colon cancer?

Is there any cure for stage IV colon cancer?

Cancer management: Short of a miracle (always possible), there is no 'cure' of stage IV colon cancer by man. However, management of the symptoms and sequelae can increase your quality and enjoyment of life, and increase disease free intervals so that you might have more 'good days.' i cannot stress enough the importance of rest, proper nutrition, positive outlook and attitude, and surround with supportive people! ...Read more

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Does the graviola tree treat any cancer?

No.: There have been zero studies in humans regarding graviola fruit extract efficacy in the treatment of cancer. There was one study published in 2011 that showed promising results in vitro (i.e. Plastic dishes) and in vivo (i.e. Mice), but this was a very limited study with a small number of samples. Overall, the data regarding gfe as a cancer treatment is exceedingly limited. ...Read more

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Could graviola(sour soup) really kill cancer?

Could graviola(sour soup) really kill cancer?

Of course not: This is one of the most vicious cancer frauds being promoted. Unlike laetrile, the plant is actually a deadly poison and causes brain damage in the guadeloupe islanders who eat it. There is nothing "spiritual" or "open-minded" about believing obvious lies. Don't reward these people for lying to you by buying their product "because it doesn't cost that much.". ...Read more

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Is it safe for graviola/ramphal to be taken by people without cancer?

Is it safe for graviola/ramphal to be taken by people without cancer?

Absolutely: Yes, absolutely you can eat soursop fruit. It is yummy actually. ...Read more

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What to do if I have read a lot about graviola and zeolite for treating cancer.?

What to do if I have read a lot about graviola and zeolite for treating cancer.?

Cruel frauds: I was actually the guy who blew the whistle on the zeolite fraud. It's the clay used in water softeners, now sold for $100/drop. Graviola is a poisonous plant that's promoted by the hate-mongering charlatans for gullible cancer victims. Don't let these people have a penny -- they are maliciously deceiving you. ...Read more

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What's your opinion on graviola as an alternative cancer treatment?

What's your opinion on graviola as an alternative cancer treatment?

Not Effective: Graviola or soursop is a fruit grown in rain forests in s.America, africa & se asia. The fruit contains substances known as annonaceous acetogenins which may be able to kill certain cancer cells in a test tube (according to a perdue u study). No studies in humans have been done so there's no evidence that it can work to kill cancer in your body. It can also cause parkinson's like symptoms. ...Read more

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My friend has leukemia and i heard about the new cancer fighting properties of graviola. Is it safe to give her dynamic health graviola juice blend in?

My friend has leukemia and i heard about the new cancer fighting properties of graviola. Is it safe to give her dynamic health graviola juice blend in?

Cruel fraud: This is the thorn-apple, a semi-poisonous plant. The hateful language that many of its salespeople use about a "conspiracy to suppress a cure" should be enough to tell you that it's phony. I'm sorry about your friend, but don't give a penny to the people who are seeking to make a fast buck by smearing the physicians who've tried to save her -- and still may. ...Read more

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Is there any interaction between tamoxin and graviola?

Is there any interaction between tamoxin and graviola?

Graviola: I have searched and can find no data with any human research performed with this supplement. I would advise against using it, regardless of the tamoxifen. ...Read more

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Is it okay to take graviola and arimidex (anastrozole) at the same time?

Is it okay to take graviola and arimidex (anastrozole) at the same time?

Ask Your Oncologist: 1) take your Arimidex (anastrozole) faithfully this will reduce your risk of recurrence 2) there are no human studies looking at graviola in breast cancer risk reduction 3) graviola is a supplement so it should be ok 4) be aware that one major side effect of graviola is neuromuscular damage and can lead to something similar to parkinson's 5) most importantly talk to your oncologist. ...Read more

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What effect does graviola have on blood platelets?

What effect does graviola have on blood platelets?

No one knows: As best as i can tell, there has not been a single research study published on graviola. Many people have tried this for cancer and other conditions, but without any scientists studying the safety and effects of graviola in humans there is absolutely no way to know if graviola has any effect on platelets. See http://www.Raysahelian.Com/graviola.Html. ...Read more

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Is graviola (custard apple) a treatment for hep c?

Is graviola (custard apple) a treatment for hep c?

No: None of these herbal therapies will cure hcv. I worry about people who have severe liver damage and are not considering curative treatment. Talk to your doctor. ...Read more

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My friend has stage 4 leukemia and it has started to attack her heart and lungs. Nothing has worked. Is it safe to try the graviola juice?

My friend has stage 4 leukemia and it has started to attack her heart and lungs. Nothing has worked. Is it safe to try the graviola juice?

Sad: So sorry to hear about your friend. I'd say, "what does she have to lose?" the most important thing for her now is that you're there - which tells her that you care. ...Read more

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Stage4Cancer(started in breast mid-late 50s female)do u think "Biotech nutritions-Pure Graviola 1300mg"gelatin free dietary supplement would help her?

Stage4Cancer(started in breast mid-late 50s female)do u think "Biotech nutritions-Pure Graviola 1300mg"gelatin free dietary supplement would help her?

Probably not: Stage 4 breast cancer requires a lot more than just a dietary supplement. Its very important that she follow her oncologists recommendations. If she wants to to try a nutritional adjunct, there are total immersion programs for cancer. Some examples are Dr Lorraine Day's 10 Step Program for Cancer Treatment and Eden Valley Institute of Wellness. These are both great adjunctw. Best wishes! ...Read more

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Can prayanam cure cancer?

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. ...Read more

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Will cancer ever be cured?

Will cancer ever be cured?

Yes and no: Cancer is not "other", it is the inevitable result of accumulated mutations in our own genes and will eventually arise and kill any multicellular organism that does not die of something else first. However, we now cure 4 out of 6 cancers mostly due to early detection. Fear cancer, but fear it rationally and with knowledge as an advocate for your own health. ...Read more

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Is there any cure medicine for cancer?

Sometimes: Cancer is a few thousand different diseases that have in common destabilization of the genome, making it very tough to cure once it's no longer localized enough to remove surgically. When I was a kid, we cured 2 in 6; a med student 3 in 6, now 4 in 6. Some meds often cure certain disseminated cancers. There will never be a single medicine to cure this, and some will remain intractable. ...Read more

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Will cancer ever be cured or completely eradicated?

Will cancer ever be cured or completely eradicated?

Hard to say.: I'm sure the future of medicine holds promise for lots of people and many medical conditions. One of the basic issues is that a cancer cell's metabolic processes are so similar to those in a regular cell, so how do we differentiate between the two to target the cancer cells and not the regular cells? ...Read more

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Please suggest what foods are believed to cure cancer?

Please suggest what foods are believed to cure cancer?

None: Websites promoting particular foods as curing, or even really benefitting, cancer patients are cruel hoaxes. They may look authentic, or you may not be willing to believe that people will lie so shamelessly while claiming to be "spiritual" or "on your side against the wicked medical establishment." It all bunk. Opt for scientific medicine, or any cancer that you may have will kill you. ...Read more

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