Posts Tagged "chemotherapy"

Breakthrough Study: Modified Citrus Pectin Boosts Chemo’s Power against Ovarian Cancer

Posted on Feb 7, 2014 | 1 comment

Breakthrough Study: Modified Citrus Pectin Boosts Chemo’s Power against Ovarian Cancer

New Breakthrough Study: Modified Citrus Pectin Boosts Chemo’s Power against Ovarian Cancer Ovarian cancer is one of the deadliest cancers because it’s often detected at a late stage, with higher risk of resistance to frontline chemotherapy drugs such as paclitaxel (commonly sold as Taxol). However, a new preclinical study from the University of Tehran and the Neuroscience Research Center, Shahid Beheshti University of Medical Sciences, Tehran, Iran, published in the Asian Pacific Journal of Cancer Prevention showed that Modified Citrus Pectin (MCP) increased the effectiveness of paclitaxel against ovarian cancer cells.

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Treatment for Chemo-Induced Nausea – Alternative and Complementary Therapies Magazine June 2012

Posted on Nov 14, 2012 | 0 comments

Treatment for Chemo-Induced Nausea – Alternative and Complementary Therapies Magazine June 2012

The Natural Standard Research Collaboration systemically reviews data on complementary and alternative medicine (CAM). Natural standard does not practice or recommend specific therapies, but uses comprehensive and reproducible methodologies to create objective and reliable information for patients and health care professionals. Based on an evaluation of the literature, CAM modalities that may be beneficial for chemotherapy-induced nausea and vomiting (CINV) include (but are not limited to) acupressure, acupuncture, ginger and massage.

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Study: MCP Makes Chemo Safer and Stronger

Posted on Aug 13, 2012 | 30 comments

Study: MCP Makes Chemo Safer and Stronger

A new study shows Modified Citrus Pectin makes safer, lower chemotherapy doses possible. This is important news for cancer treatment and prevention.

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