Colon cancer is one of the most commonly diagnosed cancers in the world. Hundreds of thousands of new cases appear annually. Tens of thousands of people die from it every year.
The optimal thing men and women can do for their health is to prevent colon cancer. A special screening exists to detect this cancer at its early stages. If the problem is found in time, colon cancer treatment can be much simpler.
Colon Cancer Risk Factors
A proper diet and periodic screening are the keys to colon cancer prevention. The right diet can also help a patient fight the disease.
Age – Colon cancer is more often diagnosed in people who are over 50.
Descent – Due to gene mutations, African Americans and people of eastern European ancestry are more prone to colon cancer.
Bad diet – Eating too much red meat (especially processed) and the lack of fiber can lead to colon cancer.
Alcohol intake – Heavy drinkers are at more risk of developing colon cancer.
Excess weight – Overweight people have more risk of getting colon cancer.
Inflammatory bowel diseases – Chronic bowel-related diseases may lead to colon cancer.
Colon polyps – Polyps may increase colon cancer risk.
Diabetes – People with diabetes have a higher risk of developing colon cancer. Family history – People who have a family history of colon cancer are more prone to the disease.
Alternative Treatment for Colon cancer
Only the very early stages of colon cancer can be treated with surgery. Otherwise it is treated conventionally with chemotherapy and radiation. Chemotherapy, radiation therapy and other drugs used to treat colon cancer are often very toxic. They damage the immune system and prevent proper healing. Fortunately, there are many effective alternative colon cancer treatments. Among our colon cancer patients, they have shown impressive results.
Mind-body medicine, herbal medicine, homeopathy and other energy medicine disciplines. These treatments include meditation, hypnosis, yoga, etc. An effective way to improve patient’s mental status is to involve him or her in creative activities, such as dancing, singing, drawing, etc.
Herbal Treatment for Colon Cancer
This approach includes Chinese Traditional Medicine that uses herbal medicine coupled with physical therapy. Each patient has his or her own special nutrition requirements. Our doctors provide specific recommendations regarding the most suitable diet, herbs and vitamins for each particular case.
Another approach to the herbal treatment of colon cancer is Ayurvedic medicine. It uses a variety of herbs to deal with the condition. The main goal is to boost the immune system and destroy cancerous cells.
Garlic - Garlic is a powerful remedy used for the treatment of various types of cancer. Herbalists have been using garlic in its many forms to treat cancer for decades. Garlic is believed to be powerful enough to kill cancer cells without damaging healthy cells.
Green Tea – Green tea can help prevent colon cancer formation. It contains catechin and polyphenols, which can fight cancerous cells.
Celandine – This herb boosts the immune system, keeping cancer at bay. It’s recommended as a prevention remedy.
Ginger Root – This herb reduces inflammation and heals the digestive tract. The root can is believed to destroy cancerous cells in the colon, ovaries and prostate.
Turmeric – Another anti-inflammatory herb that helps in the treatment of colon cancer.
Homeopathic Alternative Colon Cancer Treatment
Homeopathy is widely used to treat different types of cancer, including colon cancer. This holistic approach allows people to avoid much of the pain and suffering associated with conventional chemo and radiation therapy. In addition to other homeopathic remedies used, EuroMed Foundation prepares a homeopathic remedy from the patient’s pathology slides, and uses the specific remedy to attack the patient’s cancer.
Homeopathic remedies are aimed at improving the immune system and helping the body combat cancer. Holistic colon cancer treatment involves using herbal, natural, and homeopathic remedies to deal with the disease. Using treatments that trigger the immune system and taking advantage of remedies that can help fight cancer is becoming a new trend. More and more patients rely on using alternative treatments for colon cancer to lead a healthy life.
If you want to learn more about alternative colon cancer treatments and other therapies, please contact our office in Phoenix at (602) 404-0400. Schedule a consultation with one of our specialists to get answers to many of your questions.