Researcher Discovers a New Non-toxic Approach to Cancer Management

Dr. Bramhall commented: The ketogenic diet as a potential non-toxic cancer treatment.

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Anna Hunt, Staff Writer
Waking Times

Dr. Dominic D’Agostino did not set out to find a treatment for cancer. Yet, during his research into the treatment of seizures, he found a possible non-toxic alternative approach to cancer management. D’Agostino discovered that eliminating carbohydrates from the diet could starve cancer cells.

An Unexpected Discovery

Dr. D’Agostino is an Assistant Professor at the University of South Florida College of Medicine, Molecular Pharmacology & Physiology. He was commissioned by the Navy Seals to help solve the problem of unexpected seizures that occur in a high-oxygen and high-pressure environment (ie. such as deep-sea diving).

His research led D’Agostino to compare the brain to a hybrid engine. It typically uses glucose as its primary source of energy. When glucose is limited, it can use ketones as an alternative fuel source. This why the ketogenic diet is effective in treating seizures in individuals suffering…

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2 thoughts on “Researcher Discovers a New Non-toxic Approach to Cancer Management

  1. If sugar is the catalyst for cancer to grow, we should have been kept free. Both of us never have sugar in our diets, nor ever drink sugary liquids. At most a spoonful in a cup of coffee.
    I do believe though that sugar is a killer and certainly ought to be avoided.

  2. At least three members of my family are ketogenic enthusiasts, and living proof of the healthy effects of this diet. Not only have they lost (excess) weight, but also feel fitter, more energetic and have lower blood sugar levels.

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