Even if tumors do go into
remission, these treatments will have damaged other cells, which may turn cancerous. The immune system, unless it is supported by
supplements and diet to help it recover, will be in worse shape than
In 2004, the Journal of Clinical Oncology published a study about
chemotherapy’s success rates when looking at how many cancer patients were
still alive after 5 years. It states:
RESULTS: The overall contribution of curative and adjuvant cytotoxic
chemotherapy to 5-year survival in adults was estimated to be 2.1% in the USA.
For stage 4 cancers the rate is less than half of one
chemotherapy and radiation therapy, and do not also support their body's
fight against cancer in other ways. All too often, the cancer is not
destroyed, or comes back a short while later. It makes sense to
support your body and actually help it be much more effective in fighting
Natural supplements and the right nutrition won't hurt you. They can only
help. They won't make chemotherapy or radiation therapy less effective.
Instead they amplify the power of whatever cancer treatments you may be
doing by attacking cancer in other ways, or supporting the health of the
body and immune system.
Nutritional supplements are quite useful when used in conjunction with
chemotherapy, radiation therapy and surgery. The best ones work to support
the body so that radiation and chemo will actually work better. In addition,
the immune system will be stronger, and better able to keep cancer from
But always research into
the correct supplements and ask your doctor about them.
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purposes only. Nutritional benefits may vary from one person to another.