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Forum: Complementary and Holistic Medicine and Treatment — Complementary medicine refers to treatments that are used WITH standard treatment. Holistic medicine is a term used to describe therapies that attempt to treat the patient as a whole person.

Posted on: Mar 3, 2012 01:37AM, edited Oct 23, 2014 08:09AM by alain23

alain23 wrote:

Hi,

IF your immune system is weak, ask your oncologist which precautions you have to take (for food preparation and other precautions ). This is important in order to avoid infections. Furthermore I don't know what is the best way of cooking in order to kill bacterias and preserve the anticancer properties of the food.

If your imune system is not weak, I read the situation is different. I read some vegetables have more anticancer properties if consumed raw, other cooked (but we have to choose the best way of cooking in order to have the most  anticancer properties of the food) and some other both cooked and raw. But I am not a specialist.

Al

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Mar 3, 2012 06:34PM dunesleeper wrote:

Thanks for the heads up!

Dx 2/7/2012, IDC, 4cm, Stage IIB, Grade 3, 1/31 nodes, ER+/PR+, HER2- Surgery 03/06/2012 Mastectomy of one or both breasts: Mastectomy of my right breast; Reconstruction of my right breast: Tissue expander placement Surgery 09/03/2012 Reconstruction of my right breast Hormonal Therapy 08/19/2014 Arimidex (chemical name: anastrozole, class: aromatase inhibitor) Dx 8/20/2014, IDC, Stage IV, Grade 3, mets, ER+/PR+, HER2- Radiation Therapy 02/28/2015 External radiation to another part of my body (not my breast) Dx 4/17/2015, IDC, Stage IV, Grade 3, ER+/PR+, HER2- Chemotherapy 05/03/2015 Taxol (chemical name: paclitaxel)
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Mar 3, 2012 06:35PM dunesleeper wrote:

I am hoping that I will discipline myself to proper diet and exercise. I will be more careful about washing fruits and veggies from now on.

Dx 2/7/2012, IDC, 4cm, Stage IIB, Grade 3, 1/31 nodes, ER+/PR+, HER2- Surgery 03/06/2012 Mastectomy of one or both breasts: Mastectomy of my right breast; Reconstruction of my right breast: Tissue expander placement Surgery 09/03/2012 Reconstruction of my right breast Hormonal Therapy 08/19/2014 Arimidex (chemical name: anastrozole, class: aromatase inhibitor) Dx 8/20/2014, IDC, Stage IV, Grade 3, mets, ER+/PR+, HER2- Radiation Therapy 02/28/2015 External radiation to another part of my body (not my breast) Dx 4/17/2015, IDC, Stage IV, Grade 3, ER+/PR+, HER2- Chemotherapy 05/03/2015 Taxol (chemical name: paclitaxel)
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Mar 21, 2012 05:42AM , edited Mar 26, 2012 12:41PM by alain23

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Mar 21, 2012 08:27AM Ruby- wrote:

Hi Alain, thanks !

I've also read that steaming is highly recommended both for killing bacteria and to preserve nutrients and that raw food is hard on the spleen.  Actually, very lightly cooking food releases loads of vits and minerals which otherwise remain locked and not absorbed

“The cell’s intracellular cytoplasmic sea is an ocean of symphonic motion awash with incomprehensible complexity.” Howes, M.D., Ph.D Dx 2010, IDC, 2cm, Stage IIB, Grade 1, 3/5 nodes, ER+/PR+, HER2-
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Jul 4, 2012 12:25PM , edited Aug 30, 2012 10:23AM by alain23

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