skin cancer

  1. BearWithMe

    People who sunbathe often have much higher exposure to environmental toxins -> skin cancer

    Our species evolved for hundreds of thousands of years in Africa, spending most of our lives under direct sunlight. At times, there was much more UV radiation reaching Earth than today (magnetic field fluctuations, changes in solar activity...) Nowadays, air is full of garbage ranging from...
  2. haidut

    Anti-histamines May Prevent, Treat Melanoma

    About 2 years ago I did a post discussing the hypothesis that melanoma is an endocrine tumor, similar to breast cancer - i.e. driven by estrogen. In fact, if one has the time to dig into the published literature on all known malignancies, it quickly becomes apparent that virtually all cancers...
  3. haidut

    PUFA Increases Risks Of Skin Cancers

    As the study says - not total fat but its composition in the diet is what drives (skin) cancer risk. And as expected, PUFA "shines" once again. What is particular good about this study is that it exposes both omega-6 and omega-3 as cancer-promoting. Omega-3 has been the defense of last resort...
  4. Soren

    Uncle Has Cancer Help With Treatment Advice

    He has a very "mild" form of b-cell lymphoma that is going to require 3 very small doses of chemo. He has a lot of confidence in me and my suggestions and is listening to my advice. He has a heart condition (prosthetic valve) which means he cannot take Aspirin or Vitamin K which is a shame...
  5. haidut

    PUFA/Statins Promote UV Damage & Skin Cancer (melanoma), Cholesterol Is Protective

    Several people asked Peat over email about the dangers of sun exposure. He responded by saying that the main danger is the lipid (PUFA) perodixation caused by the UV lights and that taking some aspirin, vitamin E, or niacinamide greatly reduces the damage. The study below confirms that PUFA may...
  6. Dan W

    KMUD: 12-21-2018 Skin Cancer Part 2

    Direct MP3 link | Podcast setup This one continues the skin cancer topic, but also has a lot on candida, and a bunch of caller questions. Donate to support KMUD Community Radio
  7. haidut

    Niacinamide May Prevent Melanoma

    About 2 years ago an Australian study hit frontpage news. It found that ingesting 1g niacinamide daily significantly reduced the risk of non-melanoma skin cancers. Vitamin B3 Prevents And Reverses Skin Cancer Now, a new study and a review found that the same dose of niacinamide may work for...
  8. Ideonaut

    Baking Soda And Coconut Oil For Skin Cancer?

    Here Eye-Opening Evidence: Baking Soda & Coconut Oil Can Kill Cancer is a claim that baking soda plus coconut oil works for skin cancer. Any comments from a Peat perspective?
  9. F

    Why Is There So Much Skin Cancer? Should Sun Be Avoided?

    I read in the newspaper today, its just shocking. If you take the USA for example, it has 2 million diagnosed cases every year, around 50,000 are deadly. That is a shocking number. Number on killer among all the cancers. Thats one in 150 has one. But skin cancer are much higher in northern...
  10. G

    Vitamin B3 Prevents And Reverses Skin Cancer

    This was in the news today: Peat explains the protective effects of niacinamide: ... acinamide/
  11. haidut

    Caffeine acts like a sunscreen and may prevent skin cancer

    In combination with aspirin and niacinamide it has no equal in the commercial sunscreen world. "...Mechanism studies indicate that caffeine has a sunscreen effect that inhibits UVB-induced formation of thymine dimers and sunburn lesions in the...