Cancer

Doctors warn breast cancer treatment increases risk of heart disease

Posted on Feb 6, 2018 in Cancer, Chronic Disease

MEMPHIS, Tenn. – Patients who undergo breast cancer treatment are at a greater risk of heart disease, according to a recent warning from the American Heart Association. The warning was published Thursday, ahead of Friday’s “National Wear Red Day,” which encourages people to wear red to raise awareness about women’s risk of heart disease. Dr. Dharmesh Patel is a cardiologist at the Stern Cardiovascular Foundation in Southaven Miss., and board president of the Mid-South American Heart Association. “It’s very important we treat breast cancer,” Patel said. “But we have to understand that...

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Consumers being poisoned to death from “cumulative risk” of pesticide and chemical exposure, warns legal expert

Posted on Jan 30, 2018 in Cancer, Chronic Disease, Medical Rewind

Hear what Dr. Buttar and Robert Scott Bell have to say about this article on the October 2, 2017 Medical Rewind Show With more information constantly coming to light about the toxic chemicals we use in our daily lives, it can be enough to make you want to live inside a bubble. You can grow your own food and make natural cleaning supplies, but what about the flame retardants in your clothes or the pesticides on the playground? If you’ve reached the point where you’re doing the best you can and telling yourself that a few questionable products here and there are inevitable, you might be doing...

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Medical Rewind – October 2, 2017

Posted on Jan 29, 2018 in Cancer, Chronic Disease

If you missed Medical Rewind with Dr. Rashid A. Buttar and Robert Scott Bell, be sure to go to www.MedicalRewind.com to listen to the show replay.   ..   Consumers being poisoned to death from “cumulative risk” of pesticide and chemical exposure, warns legal expert With more information constantly coming to light about the toxic chemicals we use in our daily lives, it can be enough to make you want to live inside a bubble. You can grow your own food and make natural cleaning supplies, but what about the flame retardants in your clothes or the pesticides on the playground? If you’ve reached...

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One-Quarter of Cancer Patients Use Medical Marijuana, Study Finds

Posted on Nov 29, 2017 in Cancer, Chronic Disease

One of the most well-known purported uses for medical marijuana is to alleviate symptoms related to cancer treatment, and a new study finds that use of the drug among cancer patients is not uncommon. In the study, which included more than 900 cancer patients in Seattle, nearly one-quarter reported using medical marijuana in the past year. In addition, almost all the participants said they wanted to learn more about medical marijuana, according to the study, published today (Sept. 25) in the journal Cancer. But existing research on marijuana’s effects on cancer-related symptoms is...

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Is there a conflict of interest behind your cancer diagnosis?

Posted on Nov 7, 2017 in Cancer

My mother was astonished when I told her about the national Open Payments database that was launched by the Affordable Care Act. “You mean I can see all the money drug companies have given to a doctor? Even my doctor?” We plugged her doctor’s name into the database and up it popped, associated with a number of payments. He had recently prescribed an expensive, brand-name drug for my mother; she had questioned whether a cheaper, older alternative might be just as good. It turned out that her doctor had received payments from the company producing that brand-name drug. I don’t know, of course,...

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Truth About Cancer Live – October 5th – 7th, 2017 – Orlando FL

Posted on Sep 26, 2017 in Announcements, Cancer

  It’s Not An Event. It’s A Homecoming. For Health Seekers, Cancer Fighters, Survivors, and Family. Join us this October to be inspired, encouraged, and reunited with each other once again. It’s an experience you’ll never forget. 3-day event, October 5-7, 2017 in Orlando, FL.   You’ll be awed by the depth and wide range of healing secrets our impressive list of 40 speakers are eager to discuss with you to help you prevent, treat and heal cancer. Last October, as you know, The Truth About Cancer held one of the biggest events of the year in the natural health industry....

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