Tag Archives: prostate cancer

Making billions from prostate cancer

This week’s headlines read: Pfizer to Buy Medivation for $14 Billion! The drug manufacturer, Medivation, is the maker of still another questionable and health-wrecking prostate cancer drug. Why is Pfizer buying this company for $billions? Simple, because this company will … Continue reading

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Chemo on my mind and in my brain

Chemo brain is cognitive impairment that occurs in many cancer patients treated with Big Pharma interventions like radiation, hormone, and chemotherapy. This is technically brain damage that occurs during and shortly after cancer treatment that causes forgetfulness, inability to concentrate, … Continue reading

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Are you ready to try the Mediterranean Diet?

Greek women have a 50% lower breast cancer rate and Greek men have an 80% lower incidence of prostate cancer than Americans.

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What prostate cancer used to be:

Once upon a time, prostate cancer only occurred in men in their 70s and 80s. Once upon a time, prostate cancers were so slow-growing that early stage prostate cancer victims ended up dying from other causes. Once upon a time… Now … Continue reading

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Vasectomies for no one

Whenever you cut or drug the human body there are always consequences and vasectomy is no exception. Sterilization by vasectomy brings a greater risk for prostate cancer, and a stronger risk for advanced or lethal prostate cancer according to Harvard. This … Continue reading

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Gluten free fights breast cancer!

Who wants to be gluten-free? A recent medical study found that reducing carbohydrate intake can reduce the risk of breast cancer recurrence. Wheat, barley and rye are some of the worst carbohydrates that have strong associations between obesity, diabetes, and … Continue reading

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Fighting cancer with vitamin D

Cancer patients with higher levels of vitamin D have better survival rates and remain in remission longer than patients who are vitamin D-deficient. The body produces vitamin D in the skin with sun exposure – making the sun one of … Continue reading

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Why so much prostate trouble?

A really bad thing that happens to the prostate gland is it absorbs toxins. The more toxins you come in contact with, the more the prostate suffers. Let’s back that up one step; the more toxic the diet, the more … Continue reading

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Testing the PSA test

Just how inaccurate is a PSA test? Believe it or not, the New England Journal of Medicine published a study about “normal” PSA readings where they biopsied some 3,000 men with normal PSA scores and no other indications of trouble … Continue reading

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A kick in the ole prostate

The main problem with using a PSA test for prostate cancer screening is that they often result in over-diagnosis and over-treatment of benign cancers or treating inflammation in the prostate like is cancer. The over-diagnosed prostate cancer victim is quickly … Continue reading

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Prostate cancer treatment options

Prostate cancer is one of the most over-treated cancers in the US – right up there next to breast cancer over-treatment. According to a new Medscape Medical News article, the study published in the latest issue of Urology, treatments for … Continue reading

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A spice for cancer treatment

A recent Phase II clinical trial found turmeric is a prostate cancer treatment with results that are equal to or greater than all the Big Pharma FDA approved drugs – except that turmeric has NONE of the killer side effects. … Continue reading

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Real Health Talk News and Views broadcast 10/08/13

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Real Health Talk News and Views broadcast 10/03/13

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Chemo savvy

Which one is stronger: cancer, chemo or you? Medical studies show that cancer often wins that race against you because of the damage chemo does to healthy cells. In a series of experiments, researchers found that formerly-healthy fibroblast cells receive … Continue reading

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Ideas for chemotherapy

Many cancer chemotherapy drugs are discovered first in natural sources like broccoli and cabbage. A recent study found that how much raw cruciferous vegetables you eat in your diet correlates with your risk of bladder cancer. Sulforaphane is a dietary … Continue reading

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Milking the cancer rates

Pasteurized, commercially produced cow’s milk is a lose-lose. A study comparing diet and cancer rates in 42 countries found a significant correlation between cancer and dairy consumption. Switzerland and Denmark not only had the highest dairy intake but they also … Continue reading

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Docs who refuse to acknowledge truth

Study after study show that men with low-risk prostate cancer are being over-treated. There is also a wide disparity in the truth of information that doctors are telling men. Not many doctors actually tell their patients the truth of the … Continue reading

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PSA test? Never!

The American Urological Association (AUA) has back-pedaled on its position for PSA testing going from ALL to NONE. Until recently, the AUA recommended an annual PSA test for all men over 40, but now they are recommending none at all … Continue reading

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Still want to cook with corn oil?

Corn oils are NOT good for you! Not only are they GMO but they are made using high-heat processing, which wipes out the antioxidants, phytochemicals and other nutrients while causing polyunsaturated fats to spoil when exposed to oxygen. Then these … Continue reading

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