A New Approach to Improve Effectiveness of Cancer Therapies

Dear Friends, Today is October 18th 2018. That is exactly two years since my dear wife became an angel and exactly one year since the incorporation of MCS Foundation for Life with the aim of helping advanced cancer patients to live a better and longer life. I promised I am going to share with you some
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A Method of Treating Triple Negative Breast Cancer

This is a short post to share with you a method for treating triple negative breast cancer, and potentially other cancers, involving: one or more checkpoint inhibitors in low dose hyperthermia treatment low dose chemotherapy lnterleukin-2 (IL-2) taurolidine [I discussed taurolidine in another post on this website (Ref.)] As you probably know, at this point
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Case Report Stage IV Pancreatic Cancer: Good News from Jess

During this summer, on August 10, 2018, Jess was informing us (here) regarding the fact that her dad, dealing with Pancreatic Cancer Stage IV, will start a similar treatment approach as that successfully used by Marcos, and shortly discussed on this website (here). Jess and I have exchanged a large amount of e-mails this year and
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A Drug Made for Animals and Taken by Humans to Treat Cancer: Fenbendazole

From anti-worms to anti-cancer Previously, we discussed on this website the anti-worm drug Mebendazole (Ref.), which based on a good amount of scientific and clinical evidence, shows relevant anti cancer potential. Indeed, there are case reports published in peer review papers showing that Mebendazole can induce anti-cancer response in some aggressive cancers. In the same
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Case Report: Hepatocellular Carcinoma (HCC) Successfully Managed with TACE

Dear Friends, Below is a case report I recently received from Stefan, a visitor of this website. The case report is related to his sister-in-law, a 74-years lady, who has successfully managed a Hepatocellular Carcinoma (HCC) with a transarterial chemoembolization (TACE) performed at a hospital in Romania, Cluj. My purpose in sharing this with you
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A List of Mitochondria Inhibitors, Disrupting Cancer Cell Function

When looking at cancer as a metabolic disease, mitochondria (the engine of the cell) plays a key role in tumor development (Ref.). As a result, mitochondria inhibitors are important tools to be included in an anticancer treatment strategy. There is vast amount of information available on the web on this subject, so I am not
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Case Report Stage IV Endometrial Cancer: Good News from Marcos

During this holiday, I was very happy to read good news from Marcos (a visitor of this website) regarding the treatment outcomes of his wife, suffering from stage IV endometrial cancer. Here is a short summary extracted from the e-mails Marcos sent to me: Status before the treatment, before May 28: –  My wife’s tumors
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Avoiding Adverse Events Associated With Some Intravenous Cancer Treatments

Today, I came across this article that one year ago was posted on FDA’s webpage: FDA investigates two serious adverse events associated with ImprimisRx’s compounded curcumin emulsion product for injection With this, FDA reports on an investigation related to serious adverse events following the treatment with intravenous Curcumin. Specifically, a 30-year-old female patient experienced cardiac arrest
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How Caffeine Makes Chemo- Radio- & Immunotherapy More Effective

Caffeine is so well know by all of us, and this is why I will not discuss anything about it’s background. Instead, I will jump directly to discuss the aspects I find the most relevant for the potential of caffeine in cancer treatments. However, before that, I would like to make the point that Caffeine
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For patients in US: A way that may help to overcome the Medical Insurance Denial

Recently, I came across a discussion in the Brain Tumor Treatments Yahoo group, regarding a way that may help to overcome the typical insurance company denial on cancer treatments. I thought this could be very valuable for some of you, so here it is the information shared by one of the members from the above
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Chronotherapy: Taking the Treatment at the Right Time Has Major Impact on the Outcome

Dear Friends, Chronotherapy (timing of drug delivery with the appropriate phase of the circadian rhythm to achieve optimal efficacy) is a subject I intended to write about since some years ago. But somehow I never found the time as I gave priority to other subjects. However, today I’ve got an alert on a new patent
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Drug cocktail could double the average survival time

Dear Friends, This is a short post to bring to your attention a result that was recently made public by Care Oncology Clinic www.careoncologyclinic.com in London. (Thank you Carl for sharing these news with me). The Care Oncology Clinic is undertaking a study and providing treatments that may complement and enhance standard of care therapy but also used as stand
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Mistletoe: from Christmas Tradition to Cancer Fighting Tool

Background info: Mistletoe is a plant that grows as a parasite in various trees. It is well known as a Christmas decoration, under which lovers are kissing each other. There are various types of Mistletoe species but the name mistletoe typically refers to the Viscum album species. Mistletoe extracts are among the most widely used in
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A Visitor Story: Healing from Stage 4 Prostate Cancer with Fasting

Dear Friends, I am happy to be able to share with you a very positive story that arrived today from Don, a friend from US who with a strong determination and perseverance is successfully fighting stage 4 prostate cancer. Don constantly shared with me his results after trying several types of treatments. I was always
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Gluconeogenesis & How Hydrazine Could Help Fight Cancer and Cachexia

First I will start with the conclusion of this post, also added at the end of the post: Conclusion: Gluconeogenesis is a mechanism that needs to be addressed specifically in advanced cancer patients that are seeing fast loss of body mass. One major way to reduce Gluconeogenesis is via oral administration of Hydrazine. This is a
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