Tuesday, November 30, 2010; 7:30 to 8:30 pm EST; 4:30 to 5:30 PST
Dr. Aileen Burford-Mason, immunologist, cell biologist and orthomolecular nutritionist, Holistic Health Research Foundation of Canada.
After the initial shock of diagnosis, cancer patients as well as family and friends want to know what changes they can make to their diet to support their recovery and prevent recurrence. Drawing on fascinating recent research on the role of diet in the prevention and treatment of cancer, Dr Aileen Burford-Mason describes five steps anyone can take to improve health and survival, whether they are currently a cancer patient, or cancer-free and want to improve the odds of staying that way. Topics include:
• Why weight control is important
• Which diet helps prevent cancer and reduce the risk of recurrence
• Certain key supplements to add to a healthy diet.
Dr. Aileen Burford-Mason is an independent research analyst, healthcare writer, lecturer and educator, with a special interest in the biological basis of complementary medical practices, and the scientific evidence for their use. Her many research papers published in leading medical and scientific journals cover such diverse medical and scientific areas as immunology, pathology, gastroenterology, cancer, AIDS, microbiology, and nutrition.
This on-line lecture is designed for both the public and health professionals. It’s easy to sign up, listen, and post questions. There is no cost to register. Registration link: https://www2.gotomeeting.com/register/991559587.