Natural Cancer Care

Articles on Natural Cancer Care by Dr. Heather Paulson

What is the best way to take care of yourself while undergoing cancer treatment? Below, please find Dr. Paulson’s best tips on natural cancer care based on her expert experience as a naturopathic oncologist. Perhaps you or a loved one has just been diagnosed. Or maybe you are dealing with the after-effects of treatment. You want to learn more about fighting cancer naturally? This is the place. Here you can read about dealing with taste changes and hair loss, how to help a loved one, and the connections between clutter and cancer.

Hair Growth After Chemo: 5 Natural Things You Can Do

One of the most common bummers of chemotherapy is hair loss! And when it grows back, it can be a different texture, color, and look. That’s why I get so many questions about what can be done for hair growth after chemo. So here are some of my top tips: […]

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Honey and Cancer: the shocking truth!

Can I eat Honey if I have cancer? Is Honey bad for cancer? These some of the questions I get most frequently in my office, at dinner parties, and just about everywhere I go. When I was interviewed for Sugar Free Summer (you can still view it by clicking the link) I dug a little [...]

Book Report: Radical Remission

I love the book Radical Remisson. Why? Because in cancer care, sometimes it can be difficult to maintain hope. That’s why I love Radical Remissions by Kelly Turner, PhD. It is one of my all time favorite books! In this book Dr. Turner reviews the 9 Key Factors that she identified in her research to [...]

Call a Truce to The “War On Cancer”

I am so struck by the idea that there was a war declared against cancer in the 70’s. A war conjures up imagery of destruction, fighting, and competition. In it’s very definition a war is a state of hostility or conflict. So here we are, declaring a war on cancer. Marching in walks and parades [...]

Dealing with Taste Changes During Cancer Treatment

While undergoing treatment for cancer, your tastes can change for several reasons. The actual biochemistry of your taste buds can change, you might find the smell of food appealing, or maybe it’s just not as pleasurable to eat. If this is happening to you, here are a couple of tips to help you out: [...]

Relieve Cancer Treatment Fatigue with Natural Medicine

Treatment related fatigue could be a long term and far reaching side effect from chemotherapy, radiation, and surgery. Naturopathic medicine can help reduce fatigue and get your body back on track. […]