About the Author
Dr. Russell Blaylock is an internationally recognized, board-certified neurosurgeon, author, and lecturer. After attending medical school at Louisiana State University School of Medicine, where he attained his medical degree, he completed a surgical internship and his neurosurgical residency at the Medical University of South Carolina. Upon passing the neurosurgical board examination, he entered the private practice of neurosurgery in High Point, North Carolina, and later in Jackson, Mississippi. He now serves as an Associate Editor-in-Chief of the journal Surgical Neurology International and as the Editor-in-Chief for the Neuroinflammation section of the same journal. He has published over sixty scientific articles in medical journals, written chapters in six medical textbooks, and written four books on medical subjects. In addition, he has written the introduction or forward for six books on medical subjects. Dr. Blaylock has served as a peer reviewer for several medical journals.
Dr. Blaylock has been a lecturer for physicians seeking board certification in the Fellowship in Metabolic and Functional Medicine (FMNM) of the American Academy of Anti-Aging Medicine. He has also lectured widely on medical subjects, including cancer, to national and international audiences. He has appeared as a guest on a number of radio and television programs.
Dr. Blaylock has also made several health DVDs, health podcasts, and audio lectures. His Blaylock Wellness newsletter is read by over 100,000 subscribers. He was the 2004 recipient of the Integrity in Science Award granted by the Weston A. Price Foundation.
Dr. Blaylock lives in Ridgeland, Mississippi. Visit him at www.blaylockhealthchannel.com and www.blaylockreport.com.
THE BEST WAYS TO FIGHT CANCER AND HEAL YOUR BODY NATURALLY This revised, updated edition of Russell L. Blaylock’s revolutionary guide offers the latest cutting-edge information on how and why cancer develops, why conventional treatments fail, and the critical role inflammation plays in all stages of this deadly disease. Using the latest medical discoveries and most authoritative research, Blaylock reveals why essential natural compounds—vitamins, minerals, and phytochemicals—can halt the spread of cancer. With the right combination of diet and nutrition, patients can develop their built-in immune mechanisms to stop the growth of cancer cells and protect their bodies from the debilitating, sometimes lethal effects of chemotherapy. In this new edition, you’ll discover: *The remarkable role plant extracts play in killing and controlling cancer cells, reducing the side effects of treatment, and relieving treatment-related depression, anxiety, and stress *The vitamins, fruits, and over-the-counter special plant extracts that protect the heart and brain against toxic effects of chemotherapy *The powerful mushroom extract that stimulates anti-cancer immune cells selectively *Which commonly used cooking oils can battle cancer and those that stimulate cancer growth and spread *The truth about glutamine/glutamate and cancer *Natural compounds that protect cells, tissues, and organs from radiation damage and improve energy Plus: Why cancer becomes resistant to some therapies • How a ketogenic diet starves cancer cells • How to protect the heart against cardiac toxicity • How Vitamin C promotes the beneficial effects of chemotherapy • How to transform cancer stem cells back into regular stem cells • How flavonoids protect healthy cells • Cancer’s link to diabetes, hypertension, and heart disease . . . and much more!