Prostate Cancer

Prostate Cancer : Understand, Prevent and Overcome Prostate Cancer

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Following the international success of Your Life in Your Hands, the groundbreaking book on breast cancer, Professor Jane Plant explains how her diet and lifestyle plan can be used to combat prostate cancer. This revised and updated edition includes new information to help those with other types of cancer, such as colorectal cancer and testicular cancer. In this groundbreaking book, Professor Plant illuminates the relationship between cancer and diet. The book explains the science behind the 'no dairy' diet and then gives useful advice on diet and lifestyle to maximise your health and avoid contracting cancer. For sufferers, their families and anyone who is concerned about the risk of cancer, this book is essential.show more

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  • Electronic book text | 384 pages
  • Ebury Publishing
  • Virgin Digital
  • London, United Kingdom
  • None
  • 0753521172
  • 9780753521175

About Jane Plant

Professor Jane Plant is a widely respected scientist, who was awarded a CBE for her work in relation to human health and in 2005 was made a Life Fellow of the Royal Society of Medicine for her books on cancer. She contracted breast cancer in 1987 at the age of 42: the disease recurred a further four times. She adopted the diet and lifestyle changes she advocates in her book, and has now been clear of breast cancer for fifteen years.show more

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"The real value of this book is that it empowers the reader with knowledge" * Science in Parliament *show more

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Prostate cancer is one of the most common cancers among men, yet research into the illness has been so underfunded it is years behind research into other cancers. Professor Jane Plant, an establishment scientist, reveals why the establishment has singularly failed to tell us the facts about what really causes cancer, and explains: What is cancer? The latest scientific evidence linking dairy produce with prostate cancerThe latest cancer therapies from high intensity ultrasound (HIFU) and photodynamic therapy (PDT) to gene therapiesThe food and lifestyle factors to cut your risk of developing prostate cancer This groundbreaking book has been completely revised and updated including the latest science-based advice on dietary and lifestyle factors that can help you prevent and overcome prostate cancer as well as other types of cancer, including pancreatic, colorectal and testicular cancer. Prostate cancer and its treatment can cause pain and discomfort, incontinence, sexual impotence and relationship and psychological problems. This book will tell you how to substantially cut your risk of ever having the disease. Praise for Professor Jane Plant's Your Life in Your Hands: Understand, Prevent and Overcome Breast Cancer: 'An astonishing book... it could save your life' Sunday People 'Amazing' Daily Mailshow more

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