Nutrition

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Low white blood cell count

Roseart
  • By Roseart · New reply April 2, 2014
  • 8 replies
  • Is there anything you can eat to raise your white blood cell count ...

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hinsopa
  • By hinsopa · New reply April 1, 2014
  • 3 replies
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What do You Eat?

John_Cervini
  • By John_Cervini · New reply March 28, 2014
  • 24 replies
  • This is one week of nutrition I receive from a local organic food co-op, called Affordable Organics (in Florida). Not shown in the photo are 15 large cucumbers. I juice 16 fluid ounces of the Kale, Cucumber ...

Tying a new protocol

Didierphmartin
  • By Didierphmartin · New reply March 9, 2014
  • 11 replies
  • Hello, Even if my wife dos not have lung cancer, I tought this could be useful for others having lung cancer. We know that cancer from different organs my be more similar that even cancer from the same ...

High Calcitrol, Low Vitamin D25

Lally1 (Inactive)
  • By Lally1 (Inactive) · New reply February 23, 2014
  • 3 replies
  • I'm a bit confused with the results of my recent blood work. Does anyone know why Calcitrol is so high and my Vitamin D 25 is low? CALCITRIOL(1, 25 DI-OH VIT D) 117.9 10.0 - 75.0 pg/mL H **Results verified ...

Lung Tumorigenesis stimulated by either High or Low Inorganic Phosphosphate

hain
  • By hain · New reply January 23, 2014
  • 7 replies
  • Hello everyone, I just wanted to start a new discussion on a topic that was discussed a few years ago in light of a 2009 study that was done in Korea by a group of scientists who supposedly found a link ...

Cisplatin and Vinorelbine dietary info

jarl69
  • By jarl69 · New reply January 20, 2014
  • 18 replies
  • Hello everyone I am on my 3rd day after my first half of my first course of this Chemotherapy, as well as the drugs in the title i have been given 2 doses of Aprepitant 80mg and 6 doses of Dexamethsone ...

"Foods That Help Ease Cancer Related Nausea"

Dwindle
  • By Dwindle · New reply January 7, 2014
  • 11 replies
  • Dear Inspire Friends, From the Dana Farber Cancer Institute: "Cancer treatments such as chemotherapy, radiation, and certain medications can take a toll on patients, with side effects such as nausea ...

Green Tea Extract

redwine
  • By redwine · Posted December 22, 2013
  • 0 replies
  • I don't know if this has been posted previously somewhere else, but we came across this article in today's NY Times about green tea extract. http://www.nytimes.com/2013/12/22/us/spi ke-in-harm-to-liver-is-tied-to-dietary-a ...

sensitive taste buds

patn936
  • By patn936 · New reply December 11, 2013
  • 8 replies
  • Has anyone had any problems with sensitive taste buds? Lately I notice some foods have a strong taste. This morning I was having cereal for breakfast for the second day in a row and thought the milk tasted ...

repeat cancer after chemotharay

smp1972
  • By smp1972 · New reply December 2, 2013
  • 2 replies
  • my brother in law had squamous cell carcinoma of toungue. operated in august 2012, surgery was successful, chemo, radiation all done, but again after one year he during scan he has been diagnised with ...

Weight gain without high sugar intake

Mss42
  • By Mss42 · New reply November 23, 2013
  • 33 replies
  • How does a person gain weight while limiting sugar?I like boost drinks but they are high in sugar.I also really do not enjoy eating tons of food when I am not really hungry. I do not eat breakfast but ...

s Cancer An Ancient Survival Program Unmasked

hhoratius
  • By hhoratius · New reply October 23, 2013
  • 15 replies
  • http://www.greenmedinfo.com/blog/cancer- ancient-survival-program-unmasked?page=2 ...

Major Progress with Ketogenic diet!!!

hhoratius
  • By hhoratius · New reply October 23, 2013
  • 27 replies
  • I learned about the ketogenic diet a couple months ago. After 2-3 weeks I was coughing noticeably less and my cough has been getting better and better! Now I'm coughing just a few times a day. If I don't ...

Great article on overcoming eating challenges during treatment.

Denzie
  • By Denzie · New reply October 10, 2013
  • 1 reply
  • From Mayo Clinic- helpful suggestions http://www.mayoclinic.com/health/cancer/ HQ01135/?utm_source=newsletter&utm_mediu m=email&utm_campaign=living-with-cancer& pubDate=10/10/2013 ...

Cancer fighting diet?

mrsmatwiiw
  • By mrsmatwiiw · New reply October 9, 2013
  • 8 replies
  • Can someone please recommend a cancer fighting diet book? Or cancer fighting light style change ...

lumps in chest

dautter
  • By dautter · New reply September 30, 2013
  • 2 replies
  • My father 84 years old was found having lumps in his chest in an x ray after he complained of chest pain. Biopsy couldnt detect anything. But doctors said these are secondaries, and gave us a few months ...

Chemotherapy Side Effects

RosesAreRed7
  • By RosesAreRed7 · New reply September 16, 2013
  • 6 replies
  • My grandmother recently started chemotherapy for cancer in her esophagus. She hasn't been feeling well and the past few days have been the hardest so far. She feels very weak, is losing weight and has ...

Sash urea

Sashura
  • By Sashura · New reply September 8, 2013
  • 2 replies
  • Hello, my brother in law was recently diagnosed with stage Iv LC. Our concern is that he is not eating well. Someone recommended ProSure, manufactured by Abbot Laboratories, however this product is not ...

Chemo and soft cheese?

testrider
  • By testrider · New reply September 4, 2013
  • 5 replies
  • HI all, I'm receiving chemo treatment for my NSCLC. The brochure that I was given listed a lot of foods that I'm not supposed to eat during the chemo treatment. Among them is 'soft cheese', raw vegetable ...
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