Posted by vigilante
on May 01, 2000 at 20:12:31:
In Reply to: A low carbohydrate diet to treat cancer? Comments? posted by Alan on April 22, 2000 at 11:19:26:
: Just a little info that I found while cruising the net.
: "Sugar consumption is positively associated with cancer in humans and test animals.*
: Tumors are know to be enormous sugar absorbers."
: —Sally Fallon, Nourishing Traditions 1995 Promotion Publishing
: *Reference: Beasley, Joseph D, MD and Jerry J Swift, MA The Kellogg Report, 1989
: The Institute of Health Policy and Practice, Annandale-on-Hudson, New York, 129.
: "Johns Hopkins researchers have found evidence that some cancer cells are such
: incredible sugar junkies that they'll self-destruct when deprived of glucose, their
: biological sweet of choice"..."Scientists have long suspected that the cancer cell's
: heavy reliance on glucose, its main source of strength and vitality, also could be one of
: its great weaknesses, and Dang's new results are among the most direct proofs yet of
: the idea."*
: —Johns Hopkins Medical Institutions' news release
: *Reference: Shim H, Dang C, Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences
: USA, 1998 Feb 17; 95(4): 1511-1516.
check out Robert Atkins 'Health Revolution." He of the protein diet fame. he puts his cancer patients on the meat and millet diet, and supplements, along with raw vegetables, and they get better. also the diabetic drug rezulin (dont worry about the liver problems, that's irrelevant here!) along with phenretinide and celebrex stopas the malignant process.