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Cancer as a Metabolic Disease: On the Origin, Management, and Prevention of Cancer

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The book addresses controversies related to the origins of cancer and provides solutions to cancer management and prevention. It expands upon Otto Warburg's well-known theory that all cancer is a disease of energy metabolism. However, Warburg did not link his theory to the "hallmarks of cancer" and thus his theory was discredited. This book aims to provide evidence, throug ...more
Hardcover, 421 pages
Published June 26th 2012 by John Wiley & Sons (first published June 19th 2012)
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Greg Nigh
Mar 03, 2013 Greg Nigh rated it it was amazing
It is rare these days to read a new idea within the field of cancer, its causes and its treatment. There is no absence of old ideas, to be sure, but they are remarkably underwhelming in their explanatory power, and even less impressive in their ability to generate new and useful therapies.

Seyfried enters this field not only with some new ideas about causes, but some most excellent new ideas about therapeutics. And most surprising, he does it all in the context of a writing style that is both rea
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William Nist
Apr 27, 2013 William Nist rated it it was amazing
A controversial exploration into the biochemistry of cancer. Seyfried rejects genetics as the origin of cancer, and instead believes that a failure in cell respiration caused by excessive glucose in our blood cells is the central problem.

This book is a science book (Cost is over $75.00) and is meant to present his case to fellow scientists.

The final two chapters give a practical treatment plan to those diagnosed with cancer, and those that want to prevent cancer.

Actually, I am on a large part
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