23 01, 2018

You are what you eat

2018-01-23T14:45:35+00:00 January 23rd, 2018|Blog|

Food additives, safety, and organic foods If you’ve been treated for cancer or any disease where the immune system may be compromised by treatment, organic foods are best when available and affordable. There are many reasons to choose organic, the main one being eating the purest foods without chemical residue.  There may never be an

23 01, 2018

Poor diet during teens increase breast cancer

2018-01-23T14:39:21+00:00 January 23rd, 2018|Blog|

Poor diet during teens, early adulthood may raise breast cancer risk? As a fifth-grade teacher, something which concerned me and my fellow teachers was how 4th and 5th grade girls were already showing signs of maturity. Adolescents in my generation (I am 61), typically did not mature until the period from 7th-9th grade, and even

23 01, 2018

Ketogenic Diet

2018-01-23T14:30:14+00:00 January 23rd, 2018|Blog|

Quite simply, the ketogenic diet is a high fat, low carbohydrate, protein-restricted diet. The goal is to simulate a fasting state. There are many theories that periods of fasting are effective in reducing tumor growth by “starving” cancer cells. Cancer loves glucose, aka sugar, and uses it for energy and growth. Since the average American diet