Can You Afford To Have Breast Cancer?

Can You Afford To Have Breast Cancer?

I was shocked to learn that the largest portion of the cost of healthcare is now borne by patients.  Not the insurance companies.  Not the employers.  Not the government.  The largest portion of all healthcare costs lands with a splat on the wallets, checking...

Can A Vaccine Prevent Breast Cancer In Men?

Good question! Thanks for asking it, Stephie Zimmerman of the Anti-cancer Club. Stephie is an oncology nurse and a childhood cancer survivor, and a razor-sharp interviewer. She asked me this question yesterday when we were discussing the preventive breast cancer...

Fast Track To Survival – Day Four

I’m feeling better but not yet well. I ate frequently, all small meals, all ketogenic. The switch to a ketogenic diet is not easy. It’s certainly easier than a fast, but by no means is it a breeze. I am now in the full throws of a “ketogenic...
Fast Track To Survival – Day Three

Fast Track To Survival – Day Three

It was brutal.  As the day progressed I became increasingly fatigued.  Then I began to feel awful.  The rule of thumb when you attempt a water fast is if you begin to feel ill you must stop.  So I did.  I was too uncomfortable to feel ‘defeated’.  I was...
Fast Track To Survival – Day Two

Fast Track To Survival – Day Two

Day 2 got more difficult as the day wore on. Weakness and dehydration (symptom:  heart pounding) set in by evening. Drinking more water, and alternating glasses with plain and slightly salted water, helped considerably. Went to bed at 9 pm feeling very fatigued. Slept...