Cancer Care

Pearlz Blog Series-Introduction-Cancer Types

PEARLZ INTRODUCTION – Cancer Types The Clinical Pearlz eBook Series also includes eBooks on various cancer types, including their overview, causative factors, presentation, conventional management and integrative naturopathic interventions. For each conventional or naturopathic treatment recommendation, at least one clinical study is cited that supports the usage described. Each cancer is divided into two sections:…

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Pearlz Blog Series-Preface (cont.)

PEARLZ PREFACE (cont.) The decisions that patients make immediately following a cancer diagnosis have a significant and measurable effect on their outcomes. The scientific medical literature provides a wealth of information on various naturopathic modalities with benefit; including nutrition, lifestyle modification, exercise, stress management, nutraceuticals, medicinal herbs and mushrooms, acupuncture, intravenous and injection therapies, hyperthermia,…

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Pearlz Blog Series-Preface

PEARLZ PREFACE It is clear that people diagnosed with cancer regularly integrate naturopathic therapies into their treatment plans. Surveys have shown that up to 90% of people being treated for cancer are using other therapies. Unfortunately, these same surveys show that those people often do not inform their conventional providers and seldom use the guidance…

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8-Year Observational Study

There is a considerable amount of research supporting the use of hyperthermia a treatment in oncology, and on the use of naturopathic treatment methods to complement therapy. This investigation examines survival outcomes in cases of advanced, metastatic solid tumor entities in patients with distant disease and a poor prognosis. Our objective is to present the…

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Testicular Cancer Awareness

Testicular cancer awareness can be a sensitive topic for men, however, it’s something we need to talk about openly. If we all encouraged the men in our lives to bring their concerns about their testicular health to the attention of their doctors sooner rather than later, we could reduce the number of lives taken from…

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Fever Therapy to Immunotherapy

Health Masters Live Oncology Update Webinar Series for 2021. Dr. Gurdev Parmar ND just presented an online lecture for the Health Masters Live on Monday, April 5, 2021. He lectured on the topic of Immunity Summoned: Fever’s Journey to Immunotherapy. This was one not to miss, for all interested in how the immune system works,…

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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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