Does Sugar Feed Cancer?
Dr. Jessica Moore, ND A “sticky” and common, question from patients and their family members is about sugar and cancer – Does sugar feed cancer? The short answer is: “yes, but it’s a little bit more complicated than that.” *Vocabulary note to the reader: “Glucose” is one type of dietary sugar. Dietary sugars […]
Sugar, Cancer and Testing
Dr. Erin Crossman, ND Let’s briefly discuss the relationship between sugar and cancer and then touch on tests for how sugar may be impacting your body. Most sugars consumed are converted into glucose sugar in our bodies. Glucose is a primary fuel source for most cells of the body. Compared to a […]
The Ketogenic Diet
Dr. Adam McLeod, ND, BSc The ketogenic diet is commonly used to treat epilepsy and it also appears to have applications in an integrative cancer setting as well. The concept behind the diet is that by changing the composition of the foods you eat it will fundamentally change the energy metabolism in your nervous […]