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Alive & Well: One Doctor's Experience with Nutrition in the Treatment of Cancer Patients

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Here are the success stories of cancer patients who have used nutritional therapy. Many of them have been told by their doctors that their condition was terminal. Now, years later, they are Alive and Well! Dr. Binzel has been using Laetrile and other nutritional therapies in the treatment of cancer patients since the mid 1970s. His record of success is astounding. He tells ...more
Paperback, 144 pages
Published October 28th 1994 by American Media (CA) (first published October 1994)
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Mary Karpel-Jergic
Nov 28, 2017 rated it really liked it
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This book was first published in 1994. I read the fourth printing which was May 2000. Although the book is clearly dated and Philip Binzel died in 2003 aged 77, the book remains interesting and controversial. As with all treatments that fall outside the medical standard care of surgery, radiation and chemotherapy, Binzel's claim that B17 (Laetrile) can cure cancer is considered beyond the pale. However, the standard medical treatment often doesn't work and desperate people are often prepared to ...more
Phil Henderson
Jul 14, 2010 rated it it was amazing
Here are the latest success stories of cancer patients who have used nutritional therapy. Many of them have been told by their doctors that their condition was terminal. Now, years later, they are alive and well!


Dr. Binzel has been using Laetrile and other nutritional therapies in the treatment of cancer patients since the mid 1970s. His record of success is astounding. He tells of his ongoing battle with the medical establishment, but this is primarily the story of his alive-and-well patients,
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Ashleigh
Aug 15, 2009 rated it it was amazing
I would HIGHLY recommend this book to anyone battling cancer or who has a family member with cancer. It's a great book to read period. I actually have a whole new philosophy on cancer treatment after reading this. I wish med schools required this book.
His premise: What if the tumor is a symptom, not the disease?
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