Antioxidants vs Anticancer Why we should avoid a high antioxidant load during radiotherapy. You don’t know what you don’t know. One area of our practice that often comes as a surprise to people undergoing cancer treatment is the recommendation to avoid high doses of antioxidants during radiotherapy and some types of chemotherapy. [...]
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What the fruc-tose? It cops a lot of hate. But what’s the actual deal with fructose and is it really the enemy? What the fruc is fructose? Fructose is a simple sugar. When buddied up with glucose they combine to become sucrose, or table sugar. While glucose is the main [...]
We're here to give the humble Vitamin D the praise it deserves... Vitamin D Last night I saw a client who had quite a number of questions about the wonderful Vitamin D. Many of us are unaware of the huge health benefits that this humble vitamin offers. I'm here to help [...]
Why phytonutrients should be everyone’s best friend. Since starting this business my mind has been running wild trying to find new and innovative ways to provide nutrition care and information to our oncology patients. And it got me thinking… What about everyday people, like you and me, who want to improve their [...]
We need to shrink the stats. The numbers are frightening. In 2017, it was estimated that 1 in 2 people will be diagnosed with cancer by their 85th birthday (1-3). That means either Batman or Robin, Bert or Ernie, Bonnie or Clyde, you or me. Perhaps of even more horrifying is that [...]
Want to cure cancer, obesity, and never feel tired or hungry again? Ummmmm YES PLEASE! Well a quick Google search will tell you that the alkaline diet is your ticket. Reduce acidity in your body, i.e. become more basic, and you prevent illness. Sign me up right? Hold up there cowboy, don’t get too [...]
Our last post highlighted some of the creatively marketed "superfoods" that were more style than substance! Now it's time to shine the light on some of the unsung heroes from your grocery shop. Read on for 5 of the OnCore A-Team unsung heroes...drum roll please... Berries Not just goji and [...]