Radiation Therapy

Medical Radiation Increases Cancer Risk Factors

…environmental breast cancer risk factors and came up with two proven culprits. Known Breast Cancer Risk Factors * Conventional hormone replacement therapy with conjugated estrogen and progestin (not bioidentical hormones). * Exposure to ionizing (including medical) radiation—especially CT scans, which…

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Reap the Benefits of Glutathione

radiation, metabolic wastes, and other toxins and carcinogens. Given this broad range of activities, it makes sense that glutathione depletion is associated with disease and aging—and that increasing glutathione levels is not only a smart move for health maintenance but also an effective therapy

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Nutrient Spotlight: 3 Primary Antioxidants

…also by heavy metals, environmental toxins, drugs, and radiation. By decreasing LDL cholesterol and plaque deposits on artery walls, vitamin E reduces the probability of heart attack, stroke, and atherosclerosis. It is also an effective therapy for preventing Alzheimer’s disease and Parkinson’s disease…

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Health Benefits of L-Carnitine

…people who undergo chemotherapy and/or radiation report significant fatigue. In addition, advanced disease is associated with cachexia, or muscle wasting and weight loss, and low carnitine levels may well contribute to this. L-carnitine is not a cancer therapy, but it has been reported to improve fatigue…

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Heal Your Body With Thermotherapy

…medical devices at Whitaker Wellness that safely and comfortably deliver heat where it’s really needed. High-intensity laser and infrared light therapy radiate specific wavelengths of light through the skin and into the underlying tissues, where they increase tissue temperatures, dilate blood vessels,…

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Prolotherapy: Pain Relief That Lasts

…vertebrae) and nerves exiting the spinal cord. This results not only in pain in the lower back, but also, depending on which nerves are pinched, pain radiating into the buttocks or legs. Loose ligaments can cause problems anywhere in the spine. When the ligaments supporting the vertebral segments weaken,…

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