Cardiff

Human-Grade Diets Are Better for Cancer Patients Than Feed-Grade Diets – Here’s Why

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What to feed a pet with cancer is a question capable of producing a variety of answers depending on the perspective of the person answering the query andone’s training and experience—even amongst veterinarians. Since my dog Cardiff has endured four bouts of Immune Mediated Hemolytic Anemia(IMHA) and two occurrences of T-Cell Lymphoma in his ten years […]

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Natural Approaches for Treating Cancer in Pets – Chinese Medicine and Whole Foods for Energy

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This article was originally see on PetMD.com as Natural Approaches for Treating Cancer in Pets – Chinese Medicine and Whole Foods for Energy. When treating my dog Cardiff’s cancer and addressing his day-to-day wellness, I take a multimodal approach where I combine different perspectives in veterinary medicine. My primary perspective is Western (conventional), as I have always […]

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Supplements Used to Treat Symptoms of Cancer in Dogs

Now that you’ve read The Integrative Approach to Canine Cancer Treatment, you have a better understanding of why I choose to integrate multiple veterinary medical treatment perspectives in managing Cardiff’s T-Cell Lymphoma. I’m now going to get into more specifics of the nutraceuticals (supplements), herbs, and foods that are part of Cardiff’s integrative health care […]

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The Integrative Approach to Canine Cancer Treatment

I take an integrative approach to my dog Cardiff’s health care during both bouts of sickness and for his general wellness. In 2007, Cardiff’s first of four episodes (so far) of Immune Mediated Hemolytic Anemia (IMHA) prompted me to investigate deeper into how to manage his condition besides solely using immunosuppressive drugs.  That’s where whole-foods diet, nutraceuticals (supplements), […]

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The Use of Novel Therapeutics to Treat Lymphoma in a Dog

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Cardiff’s last update covered his commencement of chemotherapy  (After Cancer Remission, Using Chemotherapy to Prevent Recurrence ), so in this episode I’ll delve into one of the novel aspects of his cancer treatment. When Cardiff first went through chemotherapy, from January to July 2014, he received a well-established and proven protocol called the University of […]

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