You knew roses, dahlias and hibiscus were ornamental flowers, but these and many other blooms are also wonderful additions in foods such as soups, casseroles, salads, roasts, desserts and jellies, and as a garnish for fresh, cold drinks or other items. Surprisingly, many bring nutritional value to the table as well, such as antioxidants, phenolics, flavonoids, linolenic acid and potassium. Continue Reading
Prevention Should Be Important, Even in Healthy Patients
To overcome the multiple nutritional deficiencies, changing diet and including supplements should strengthen the immune system.
Chemotherapy involves poisoning the rapidly-growing cancer cells and also can destroy rapidly-growing healthy cells in the bone marrow, gastro-intestinal tract etc, and can cause organ damage, to the liver, kidneys, heart, lungs etc. Radiation while destroying cancer cells also can burn, scar and damage the healthy cells, tissues, and organs.
Initial treatment with chemotherapy and radiation will often reduce tumor size. However, prolonged use of chemotherapy and radiation does not result in more tumor destruction. Continue Reading