Herbal Medicine, Healing & Cancer: A Comprehensive Program for Prevention and Treatment by Donald Yance, C.N., M.H.
Donald Yance, a Master Medical Herbalist and Clinical Nutritionist is one of the most knowledgeable and experienced experts on Collaborative and Integrative Cancer Care. This book is an invaluable resource for learning how to use foods, herbs and nutrients in the context of cancer prevention and cancer care. Donald Yance deeply understands the causes and the terrain of cancer. This book is a comprehensive introduction to understanding cancer and how to alter its course using natural medicines and nutrients. This book includes sections on Diet, Herbs, Supplements, Lifestyle Guidelines and the emotional and spiritual challenges of cancer. There are specific chapters on Breast Cancer and Prostate Cancer. There is also an excellent and detailed chapter on managing side effects of chemotherapy and radiation. There is also an excellent discussion on conventional cancer therapies and how to make decisions about choosing a course of treatment. Finally, there are recipes so that you can start eating a cancer healthy diet right now. I recommend this book to every one of my patients who is concerned about cancer prevention and cancer care.