The Cancer Prevention Book: A Complete Mind/Body Approach to Stopping Cancer Before It Starts

The Cancer Prevention Book: A Complete Mind/Body Approach to Stopping Cancer Before It Starts

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Overview

The Cancer Prevention Book: A Complete Mind/Body Approach to Stopping Cancer Before It Starts by Rosy Daniel M.D.

The Cancer Prevention Book urges a proactive, holistic approach to cancer prevention, guiding readers step by step in removing the risk factors from their lives. The author explains how to ward off cancer through stress reduction, diet, energy medicines, and a healthy state of mind.

Product Details

ISBN-13: 9780897933605
Publisher: Turner Publishing Company
Publication date: 04/28/2002
Edition description: 1ST
Pages: 288
Sales rank: 647,952
Product dimensions: 5.50(w) x 8.50(h) x (d)

Table of Contents

Forewordvii
Prefacex
Acknowledgmentsxii
Introduction1
Chapter 1The Big Picture6
The Cancer Problem6
What Is Cancer?11
Genetic Predisposition to Cancer15
The Growth of a Cancer18
What Causes Cancer?19
Risk Factors for Specific Cancers60
Conventional Cancer Treatment64
The State of Cancer Research65
Cancer Politics67
Chapter 2Cleaning Up Your Act69
Obesity69
Foods and Food Additives That Increase Cancer Risk79
Cooking Methods That Increase Cancer Risk82
Smoking and Tobacco Products84
Alcohol93
Hormone Replacement Therapy and the Pill99
Infections101
Sunlight102
Electromagnetic Radiation104
Environmental Pollution106
Medical Causes107
Chapter 3Early Detection of Cancer108
Investigating Early Symptoms108
Self-Examination117
Screening118
Chapter 4How to Revolutionize Your Physical Health122
The Holistic Approach to Health124
Creating Your Own Cancer-Prevention Plan136
Chapter 5Working with the Mind/Body/Spirit Connection181
Attending to the State of Your Spirit184
Developing a Healthy Relationship with Yourself185
Unburdening the Spirit189
Reorienting to Your True Self196
Spiritual Nourishment200
Chapter 6Getting Started207
Appendix 1Chemicals in the Environment Known to Disrupt the Endocrine System209
Appendix 2Chemicals Found in Household Products and Their Effects211
Appendix 3Occupational Cancer-Risk Factors215
Appendix 4Risk Factors for Specific Cancers218
Appendix 5Anticancer Foods and the Phytochemicals They Contain230
Glossary233
Resources236
Index247

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