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Is radiation therapy for cancer the right choice?

September 20th, 2015 by Dr. Keith Nemec

Radiation as a cancer treatment has been used for decades. It is promoted to cancer patients as either a primary or secondary treatment of necessity for killing malignant tumors. One must be educated on the possible negative effects of radiation and the increase risk of death from radiation-induced causes so that a properly informed decision Read the entire post…


Microwave Ovens – Trading Convenience for Cancer Risk?

June 25th, 2014 by Dr. Keith Nemec

For quite some time many have heard of the dangers of microwave ovens. Specifically, that the use of microwave ovens may be linked to an increased risk for cancer. Understandably, this has caused a fair bit of consternation amongst people who are trying to live healthily, and who actively take steps to protect themselves from Read the entire post…


Sweet Wormwood – Scientists (Re)Discover an Herbal Ally in the Fight Against Cancer

June 18th, 2014 by Dr. Keith Nemec

It’s no secret that the natural world holds many surprises, and this has never been more true than in the ongoing fight against cancer. As scientists and researchers study the underlying causes of cancer, searching for treatments and cures for this dreaded disease, they often find themselves turning to the very foundation of life itself Read the entire post…


Recognizing the Signs and Symptoms of Skin Cancer

April 16th, 2014 by Dr. Keith Nemec

Now that spring is here, we are all looking forward to getting back out in the new sunshine. But the sun, in all it’s glory, can pose health risks for some people. Skin cancer is the most common form of cancer affecting people in the United States, with more than one million Americans being diagnosed Read the entire post…


Chronic High Blood Sugar May Lead to Increased Risk For Cancer

January 23rd, 2014 by Dr. Keith Nemec

We all know, or should know by now, that high blood sugar is one of the most significant enemies of good health. It can lead to a number of chronic and debilitating health disorders, including kidney disease, heart disease and diabetes. But ongoing research in the United States and Europe is showing that elevated blood Read the entire post…


All Natural Techniques for Coping With Lymphocytic Leukemia

December 5th, 2013 by Dr. Keith Nemec

Lymphocytic leukemia, more commonly referred to simply as leukemia, is a cancer that attacks the blood and the bone marrow. While the direct causes of leukemia are still unclear, what is known is that it occurs because of a genetic mutation of the blood producing cells within the body. This mutation leads to the production Read the entire post…


The All Natural Path to Preventing Esophageal Cancer

November 28th, 2013 by Dr. Keith Nemec

Nearly 18,000 new cases of esophageal cancer are diagnosed each year, and while those numbers have remained relatively stable over the last few decades cancer of the esophagus remains one of the most difficult cancers to treat. It is estimated that 1 in 125 men, and 1 in every 435 women, in the United States Read the entire post…


Epigenetics Controls Cancer Formation, Growth, and Spread

October 31st, 2013 by Dr. Keith Nemec

Epigenetics control is a new field of scientific research to explore in order to stop the growth, spread and relapse of cancer. Epigenetics means “above the gene” and the ability of something above or outside of the gene itself to turn the gene on or off. The researchers found that epigenetic changes control the development Read the entire post…


Naturally Reducing Your Risk for Skin Cancer

October 28th, 2013 by Dr. Keith Nemec

Skin cancer is the single most common form of cancer in the United States today, affecting one out of every five people in the country. In fact, this cancer has become so prevalent in the United States that there are more cases of skin cancer being diagnosed each year than breast cancer, lung cancer, prostate Read the entire post…


pH Levels and the Fight Against Cancer

July 22nd, 2013 by Dr. Keith Nemec

The Lord designed the human body to heal itself, and when we are able to return our bodies to their natural balance they have the innate ability to ward off, and to eliminate, disease. That balance is exemplified by the body’s natural pH levels, or, in other words, it’s tendency toward acidity or alkalinity. Recent Read the entire post…