A Metabolic Approach to Cancer – Bridging the Gap with Alternative Therapies

I recently listened to an inspirational podcast on the Diet Doctor podcast by Dr. Nasha Winters. She is a naturopathic physician and author of the popular book, “Metabolic Approach to Cancer”. Her story is remarkable – she was diagnosed with end-stage ovarian cancer at the tender age of 19 and through her experience, transformed her life and in the process, became a clinician to help navigate people through cancer. Her approach to medicine is aligned with Wholistics’ principles which I embrace; she understands the importance of bridging the gap between alternative/natural and conventional therapies. And for cancer, her belief is that both chemotherapy and radiation treatments have their place but we need to utilize these modalities in conjunction with complementary therapies to maximize effectiveness and minimize recurrence and devastating side effects. 

Here are some of the salient points from the podcast:

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