COMPREHENSIVE NUTRITIONAL APPROACHES TO CANCER Saturday, September 16: 10:10AM - 11:10AM
ABOUT THE LECTURE: This presentation will focus on evidence-based nutritional therapies used in the prevention, treatment and management of cancer. The scientific evidence addressing the issues of using antioxidants with chemotherapy and radiation will be presented and protocol and condition-specific guidance offered. An evidence-based approach to using nutrients as adjunctive treatments for both antineoplastic as well as for co-management of common side effects and complications from frequently used chemotherapy and radiation regimens will also be discussed.
Lise Alschuler, ND
ABOUT DR. ALSCHULER: Dr. Lise Alschuler, ND, FABNO practices naturopathic oncology out of Naturopathic Specialists, LLC. Dr. Alschuler is the Executive Director of TAP Integrative, a nonprofit educational resource for integrative practitioners. She co-hosts a radio show, Five To Thrive Live! and is co-founder of the iTHRIVE Plan, a mobile web application that creates customized wellness plans for cancer survivors. Dr. Alschuler works as an independent consultant in the area of practitioner and consumer health education. She has been an invited speaker to more than 100 scientific/medical conferences, published 16 peer-reviewed articles, a co-investigator on 5 research studies, written 6 chapters for medical textbooks, and has co-authored two books, Definitive Guide to Cancer, now in its 3rd edition, and Definitive Guide to Thriving After Cancer.
DISCLOSURE STATEMENT Dr. Alschuler has indicated that she has no financial relationships with any commercial supporters.
A COMPLIMENTARY TOPIC VIDEO, COURTESY OF LISE ALSCHULER, ND & TAP INTEGRATIVE