T     Articles by natural health author Tony Isaacs    

Home Article Directory Healthy Recipes Natural Remedies  The TBYIL Supplement & Health Catalog Beating/Avoiding Cancer Pets/Animals  Humor Diets/Weight Loss Natural Living Anti-Aging/Longevity Inspiration Contact Us

Share

 

Mainstream Medicine Raves about New Breast Cancer Treatment Which Only Extends Life Less Than 16 Months

by Tony Isaacs

(The Best Years in Life) Mainstream medicine and the mainstream media has been raving over a new drug treatment combo that has been found to buy an average of almost 16 additional months of life for aggressive breast cancer. Although mainstream doctors and researchers are applauding the new treatment, others note that increasing life by less than a year with drugs is less than exciting news.

Details of the New Treatment

The new combination is intended to help patients with advanced HER-2 positive breast cancer, a type of cancer which accounts for about 20 percent of breast cancer cases. Most often, this form of cancer is given a death sentence by mainstream medicine.

The new chemical cocktail, which is being "fast-tracked" for early FDA approval, includes two monoclonal antibodies – Hercepetin and pertuzumab (brand name Perjeta) – which target tumor cells plus the standard chemo drug docetaxel.

In a study of about 800 patients due to be published this month in the New England Journal of Medicine, the triple drug combo slowed the tumors and kept the women alive am average of almost 16 months longer than treatment with Herceptin and docetaxel alone.

Dr. Jennifer Keating Litton of the University of Texas MD Anderson Cancer Center gushed "I can't think of something that improves survival by this much. Often, we debate over changing practice for something that extends survival by a few months, so 15.7 months that is so impressive."

Litton also told NBC News that "I can't think of something that improves survival by this much. Quite frankly, this is even becoming standard of care in the early cancers."

Quite frankly, from this author's viewpoint getting excited about buying less than 16 months of life while undergoing harsh chemo seems more like an admission of just how powerless mainstream medicine often is when it comes to treating aggressive cancers. As sadly true for many forms of cancer, actually curing the patient is not even considered a possibility. And it should be noted that those extra months of decreasing quality of life usually come at a hefty price. For example, the new treatment combo costs $10,000 per month.

 

Nature Versus Mainstream Medicine in Treating Cancer

Despite almost half a century of losing the war on cancer, mainstream medicine continues to cling to the tried and failed cancer treatment paradigm of trying to cut out, poison out or burn out the mere symptoms of cancer instead of treating and eliminating the root causes which enabled cancer to gain a foothold in the first place.

Cancer surgery is often unable to remove all of the cancer and the surgery itself often results in the spread of cancer. Chemo does not - and cannot - cure cancer. Instead, chemo most often buys only scant months, weakens the critical natural immune system that is essential for beating cancer and keeping it at bay. In the process, it paves the way for the return of the cancer or other cancers. See:

http://www.tbyil.com/Chemo_Does_Not_Cure.htm

Radiation is even worse. Besides failing to eliminate the cancer entirely, radiation creates dangerous cancer stem cells that are 30 times more potent than regular cancer cells. See:

http://www.tbyil.com/Radiation_Treatments_Create_Cancer_Stem_Cells.htm

By comparison, there are a number of natural and alternative cancer treatment protocols which completely eliminate the cancer and keep it from returning.  Besides being more effective, the best natural and alternative treatments most often improve the quality of life and are far, far less expensive. Many of the best of these protocols and other natural news about cancer can be found at this page:

http://www.tbyil.com/Cancer_Alternatives.htm

See also:

Chemo Does Not Cure: Often It Inflicts Damage and Spreads Cancer

Does Chemo & Radiation Actually Make Cancer More Malignant?

Breast Cancer Deception – Hiding the Truth beneath a Sea of Pink

Sources included:

http://www.nbcnews.com/health/cancer/breast-cancer-cocktail-buys-more-year-life-n308426
http://www.mycentraloregon.com/2015/02/19/promising-new-treatment-for-advanced-breast-cancer/
http://www.tbyil.com/Chemo_Does_Not_Cure.htm
http://www.tbyil.com/Radiation_Treatments_Create_Cancer_Stem_Cells.htm

 

About the author

Tony Isaacs is a member of the National Health Federation who is a natural health advocate and researcher and the author of books and articles about natural health including Cancer's Natural Enemy.  Mr. Isaacs articles are featured at Natural News, the Health Science Institute's Healthiertalk website, CureZone, the Crusador, AlignLife, the Cancer Tutor, the New Zealand Journal of Natural Health and several other venues. Mr. Isaacs also has The Best Years in Life website for anyone wishing to avoid prescription drugs and mainstream managed illness and live longer, healthier and happier lives naturally. In addition, he hosts the Yahoo Oleandersoup Health group of over 3500 members and the CureZone Ask Tony Isaacs - Featuring Luella May forum.

You can also find articles by Tony Isaacs at:

Natural News - http://www.naturalnews.com/author396.html

AlignLife - http://alignlife.com/author/tisaacs/

     

Your website hosts Tony Isaacs and Luella May

Click here to visit our CureZone Health Forum: Ask Tony Isaacs: Featuring Luella May – Natural Health, Cancer, Longevity and Home & Herbal Remedies.

         

Misty, My Buddy, Little Rascal & Lady the "found dogs" - Official Mascots of The Best Years in Life

   

Mountain Rose Herbs. A Herbs, Health & Harmony Com   

For the best in health information, subscribe to The Best Years in Life Newsletter featuring articles by Tony M. Isaacs

Subscribe to The Best Years in Life and The Oleandersoup Forum - Free Subscription
Powered by health.groups.yahoo.com

Available Now!
Click on the image for more information



Sutherlandia OPC

The ultimate immune booster and modulator from South Africa

Rose Laurel OPC Plus

From the makers of Sutherlandia OPC with 100 mg of pure oleander extract

 

intraMAX

intraMAX™

100% Organic MicroComplexed™ IntraCELL™ Level IV Technology ~ 415 Nutrients All-In-One, Perfect Whole Foods & Phyto Nutrition ~ Super Energizing ~ All Natural Defense The Most Scientifically Advanced, Clinically Proven, Health Promoting Organic Nutritional Supplement Available Today!

The Best Colloidal Silver on the Planet!

If you would like to donate to help us keep this web site active and growing, click on the button above.   Much thanks! - Tony & Luella

The Best Years in Life
P O Box 121 Cooper TX  75432  Phone: 903-886-2436  Fax: 801-926-4273  Email: Dquixote1217[at]gmail.com- (replace [at] with @)

Disclaimer: The information on this page and on this website has not been evaluated by the FDA.  We do not diagnose, treat, cure or prevent illness or disease - instead, we try to help people learn how to do so themselves.  Anyone who believes they have a serious medical condition or health issue should seek diagnoses from a qualified medical professional before making any decisions on how to best address their health. We do not sell or advocate drugs, nor do we make any claims that anything advocated or sold on this website is a drug.  Furthermore, anyone contemplating using any products or information on this website must accept such use as experimental and voluntary.  No claims are made regarding the therapeutic use of the products or information on this website and all products featured or sold on this website must be considered nutritional supplements only.