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Can black seed oil cure colon cancer?

Can black seed oil cure  colon cancer?

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 your only treatment modality, proceed with caution. :-/. ...Read more

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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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Does cinnamon powder cure breast cancer?

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Does cinnamon powder cure breast cancer?

No.: No study has ever shown that cinnamon can cure breast cancer. Whether it can help fight or prevent breast cancer is an open question. A group at city of hope has found that an extract of cinnamon can interfere with a protein that helps tumors develop a blood supply which might make it help fight tumors such as breast cancer but this is far from seeing it work in patients, as with other studies. ...Read more

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Does cannibis oil cure everything?

Does cannibis oil cure everything?

Everything?Really?NO: For certain conditions and medical situations, TCH and canibanoids have been scientifically proven to be effective forms of treatment. More and more science is being published every week proving this. It can be a good form of treatment, but what we don't support is self medicating. Like any medicine, there are benefits and side effects. Use intelligently and in proper proportion ...Read more

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Is organic pumpkin seed oil & organic cranberry seed oil safe to take with metoprolol?

Is organic pumpkin seed oil & organic cranberry seed oil safe to take with metoprolol?

Pharmacist: I believe your pharmacist can help you with this type of question. I feel most physicians are unacquainted with those supplements. ...Read more

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Is rapeseed oil dangerous for seed allergy sufferers?

Is rapeseed oil dangerous for seed allergy sufferers?

No: It doesn't taste very good. Canola oil is a variety of the same plant. Only the "cold pressed" oils have enough protein to have reactions. ...Read more

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What are your thoughts on coconut oil, apple cider vinegar, and tumeric as cancer fighting supplements?

What are your thoughts on coconut oil, apple cider vinegar, and tumeric as cancer fighting supplements?

Not much data: I try to be open-minded, and i read about complementary therapies. There's very little good research to say these are effective. Exercise, lowering your fat intake, lowering your alcohol intake, and not smoking are far more effective ways to prevent cancer. ...Read more

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Can coconut oil help with liver cancer?

Can coconut oil help with liver cancer?

Very doubtful: No evidence to my knowledge that coconut oil will help with cancer. Be careful of purported "cures" with home remedies. Liver cancer is a very difficult one to treat. Best to follow the recommendations of a liver cancer specialist. ...Read more

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Do apricot seeds have any cancer fighting properties?

Do apricot seeds have any cancer fighting properties?

Not so much: If they did, oncologists would use them. We doctors are open to any treatment that demonstrates efficacy through research. Despite what the snake oil salesmen would have you believe! ...Read more

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Want wholistic treatment for digital mucus cyst. I neem oil good or castor oil. ?

Want wholistic treatment for digital mucus cyst.  I neem oil good or castor oil.  ?

Including praying: will not help , if it is not bothering levee it alone other wise will need removal by surgical procedure ,They spurt from digital joints , some times may recede or disappear spontaneously ...Read more

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Flax, fish, borage, evening primrose oils for very dry skin?

Flax, fish, borage, evening primrose oils for very dry skin?

Yes: You can try each of the above after a warm shower and use plastic wrap over the dry area doe 1 h-2 hours. ...Read more

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Is flax seed oil good for treating gout?

Is flax seed oil good for treating gout?

No: The vest treatments for gout are dietary and pharmacological measures to lower uric acid levels. ...Read more

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Could fish oil cause prostate cancer?

Could fish oil cause prostate cancer?

Possibly: There was an article published in 2012 that showed that men who took fish oil had a higher grade prostate cancer. Otherwise there is no other data on fish oil and cancer yet. Hope this helps. ...Read more

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Could cannabis really cures cancer?

Could cannabis really cures cancer?

No: Some people who have severe nausea related to cancer treatments may use cannabis for that side effect. But, cannabis is not a treatment or cure for cancer. ...Read more

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Does flax seed or green tea prevent colorectal cancer?

Does flax seed or green tea prevent colorectal cancer?

Not known: Though the supposed health benefits of these are touted, there is no definitively known knowledge that it will prevent any type of cancer. ...Read more

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Is it ok to take hemp oil if I take clopidogrel?

Is it ok to take hemp oil if I take clopidogrel?

Do not know: Clopigrogel is an important antiplatelet agent. We do not know interaction with any product not studied by FDA. Impossible to say if it is safe or not. I would not risk it. ...Read more

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What are the health effects of smoking hemp oil (not cannabis)?

What are the health effects of smoking hemp oil (not cannabis)?

Hard to say: There have been a number of recent reviews of potential effects from the higher levels of cannabidiol (not THC) in hemp oils, and how they might have anti-tumor effects, anti-convulsant effects particularly in some refractory childhood forms of epilepsy, as well as effects for treatment of neuropathic pain and muscle spasm. However as with THC there is uncertainty in dosing, purity, other issues. ...Read more

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On Banting LCHF diet, 40y/o male, bad cholesterol slightly elevated... No meds currently. What sources of good fat to use? Recently started hemp oil.

On Banting LCHF diet, 40y/o male, bad cholesterol slightly elevated... No meds currently. What sources of good fat to use? Recently started hemp oil.

Marine Fish Oil: Has a large amount of scientific studies to support its usefulness. It is often taken to lower triglycerides and for eyes, brain, joint, and mood. Make sure you get a good brand w/about 50% of the total mgs in epa ; dha. If you are on a blood thinner check w/doc first. Coconut oil is another excellent fat. ...Read more

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Is it safe to take olanzapine and cbd hemp oil?

Is it safe to take olanzapine and cbd hemp oil?

No data available: It is hard to trust the website that says that cbd hemp oil has no psycho active properties and then goes on to list a broad range of psycho active effects. Until there is adequate medical research done, i would discourage you from using this product if you are taking zyprexa (olanzapine) .Best wishes. Cbd-hemp-oil.Com high cannabidiol hemp oil (hcho) is a cutting edge hemp oil containing high concentrations. ...Read more

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Any supplements good for improving memory and concentration? Hemp oil or acetyl l cartinine any good?

Any supplements good for improving memory and concentration? Hemp oil or acetyl l cartinine any good?

From the us gov: Nccam.Nih.Gov/taxonomy/term/311 cognitive decline or impairment information. Alzheimer’s disease at a glance. ... National center for complementary and alternative medicine (nccam), ... www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/pmc2772166 complementary and alternative medicine use for treatment and prevention of ... Therapies in the treatment of depression or cognitive impairment is ...Best wishes. ...Read more

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I am wondering if you can get addicted to a product called Elixinol, it is a hemp oil and coconut extract combination made up of hemp seeds and stalks?

I am wondering if you can get addicted to a product called Elixinol, it is a hemp oil and coconut extract combination made up of hemp seeds and stalks?

Not very likely: at least from a physical dependency point of view. Hemp oil and similar products have a lot of CBD (cannabinodiol), which actually has actions which are pretty much the opposite of THC, and are not thought to be able to produce physical dependency. However, physical dependency is not a necessary component for having addiction (better termed now a severe substance use disorder). Why the concern? ...Read more

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Will hemp oil capsules make you test positive for marijuana on a drug screening?

If ingested, maybe: This is not impossible from the general rumors - disclose that you take this to the testers if you ingest it (not just a skin lotion) and let them know to look beyond that. Bring the oil w/ you for the test. Good luck. ...Read more

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Does CBD (Hemp) Oil Work with treating epilepsy?? Our daughter is having myoclonic seizures and is meds but looking for input on cannabis oil

Does CBD (Hemp) Oil Work with treating epilepsy??  Our daughter is having myoclonic seizures and is meds but looking for input on cannabis oil

Yes: It has been proven in some countries such as Isreal, that it works better with seizure patients than traditional meds. Esepcialy on children. But it has not yet been approved by the FDA. So we as doctors can not recommend it. Not Yet. If you use it you are doing it at your own risk. ...Read more

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Will putting hemp oil on my face letting it soak in for 30 minutes then put Retin a (tretinoin) on minimise redness and flaking?

Will putting hemp oil on my face letting it soak in for 30 minutes then put Retin a (tretinoin) on minimise redness and flaking?

Possibly: Products like Retin-A exfoliate the skin, and WILL cause some dryness and flaking in some people. If this is too bothersome, try applying every other night. A moisturizer can help with the flaking, but use caution. Some people have had acne breakouts using hemp oil in their face, so if your acne worsens, stop the oil. You can also ask your Dr what moisturizer he/she recommends! ...Read more

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What supplements should be taken for a vegan diet? Taking 1000 mcg b12, 4 grams omega 3 from hemp oil and ground flax and protein from lugumes. Thx.

What supplements should be taken for a vegan diet? Taking 1000 mcg b12, 4 grams  omega 3 from hemp oil and ground flax and protein from lugumes. Thx.

Minerals & vitamin D: Vegans are likely to become deficient in vitamin D, calcium, iodine, iron, vitamin A, zinc, and iodine. Even if you supplement, the diet is primarily a moral rather than a health-promoting decision; when you control for the fact that vegans have other healthy habits, the claimed benefits mostly vanish. It's your decision and I'm glad you've asked. ...Read more

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Met some people who used RSO (RickSimpson Oil) cannabis oil to cure their cancer, left out (cancer) last question. Thoughts on validity of claim?

Met some people who used RSO (RickSimpson Oil) cannabis oil to cure their cancer, left out (cancer) last question. Thoughts on validity of claim?

Cannabis oil: This oil has not been evaluated to FDA standards in order to determine its efficacy or safety. This does not mean it is not safe or effective, but up until now most research has been done by advocates. Do you think it plausible that a single oil could cure all cancer types as claimed? ...Read more

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Can black seed oil cure colon cancer?

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 your only treatment modality, proceed with caution. :-/. ...Read more

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Mayb not appropriate I apologise,bt does cannabis oil cure cancer, my sister has cancer, I'm from ireland,thinkn of goin to California to try it?

Mayb not appropriate I apologise,bt does cannabis oil cure cancer, my sister has cancer, I'm from ireland,thinkn of goin to California to try it?

No: Unfortunately, neither cannabis oil, peppermint oil, lemongrass oil, lavender oil, nor any other snake oil cures cancer. Cancer is not one disease, but a group of many diseases. Some cancers are curable, others are not. Treatment is almost always available, up to a point where treatment is no longer effective or where a patient no longer wants to be treated. ...Read more

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How to use cannabis oil to treat cancer?

I am aware of no: evidence that cannabis in any form can treat any kind of cancer. I will refer your question to the holistic medicine person. Certainly cannabis has other functions in improving appetite in people with cancer, reducing the wasting process often associated with it, and particularly reducing nausea. So, it may have distinct role, but am unaware of any proof that it has any chemotherapeutic effect. ...Read more