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Integrative Hyperthermia

Hyperthermia (HT) is a useful treatment to use alongside most chemotherapy (CT) regimens, as well as radiotherapy (RT) schedules, in the management of most solid tumours. I will summarize some of the best evidence available today, in support of Loco-Regional HT and it’s sensitizing effects on both these crucial standard of care treatments. In most…

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Hyperthermia and the Immune System

Hyperthermia (HT) makes the immune system become actively engaged against tumours. Yes, HT actually induces anti-tumour immunity, creating a type of “personalized” treatment approach. One of the most eloquent papers summarizing the known immune responses to HT was just accepted for publication March 2012 (Frey B, Weiss EM, et al. Old and new facts about…

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Fever Therapy to Immunotherapy

Health Masters Live Oncology Update Webinar Series for 2021. Fever Therapy to Modern Immunotherapy April 15th, 2021 (stay tuned for details) Dr. Parmar will take the listener on a journey into the use of fever as a therapy. From an historical perspective all the way to modern day immunotherapy, Dr. Parmar will draw a line…

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Answers to Your Questions About the Covid-19 Vaccine

The COVID-19 vaccine clinical trials completed so far enrolled very few people with cancer, so there is not definitive data on the safety or effectiveness of the currently authorized vaccines in people with cancer. However, in most cases, people with cancer and cancer survivors are recommended to receive the COVID-19 vaccine when it becomes available to them. If you are…

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Integrative Oncology Clinical Pearlz

www.drgurdevparmar.com Dear friends, patients, colleagues and anyone interested in the topic of cancer! We are confident that you will find critical clinical information via the articles, blogs, videos and other media housed on the www.drgurdevparmar.com site. This website brings updated naturopathic and integrative oncology to those living with cancer and their providers. Our goal is…

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Oncology Update Webinar Series-2021-Fever Therapy

I would like to introduce the  Health Masters Live Oncology Update Webinar Series for 2021.  It is my pleasure to be presenting:

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Dr. Gurdev Parmar-Introduction

“Dr. Gurdev Parmar has brought naturopathic oncology into the 21st century” Ralh W. Moss, PhD, Author of 10 books including The Cancer Industry Hello, and thank you for taking the time to read this. I would like to invite you into my world. My name is Gurdev Parmar and I am the co-founder and medical…

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How the Textbook Information is Organized

As mentioned in a previous post highlighting the content of the Textbook of Naturopathic Medicine, much of the most pertinent information summarized through tables. These provide incredibly valuable snapshot references. Here are a couple of these tables, to give you a sample of how the information is organized: Chart in Chapter 3 outlining natural agents shown…

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Join the Revolution

The Textbook of Naturopathic Oncology was created with the intention of furthering the field of integrative naturopathic oncology. Over his two decades of practice, Dr. Gurdev Parmar, ND, FABNO realized that there was a lack of a well-researched, up-to-date reference for naturopathic oncology. He also came to recognize a real need for trustworthy information for patients seeking…

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Hallmarks of Cancer

Our current understanding of cancer is largely informed by biologists Douglas Hanahan and Robert Weinberg, who published “Hallmarks of Cancer: The Next Generation”, one of the most often cited papers in the field of oncology. The paper outlines the ten hallmarks of cancer that are now widely accepted and utilized by researchers around the world…

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