Why Prebiotics Might Help During & After Cancer Treatment
“Healing is a matter of time, but it is sometimes also a matter of opportunity.” – Hippocrates
Carefully Considering What You Eat May Help You Through Cancer Treatment and Beyond
With National Breast Cancer Awareness Month in full swing, there’s no better time to take a hard look at how treatment techniques during and after cancer have evolved and, in particular, how prebiotics may help.
Cancer-related deaths are estimated to reach 609,880 people this year (2019), while an estimated 1,762,450 new cases of cancer will be diagnosed in the United States, according to the American Cancer Society. The most common cancers are (in order): breast cancer, lung and bronchus cancer, prostate cancer, colon and rectum cancer, melanoma of the skin, bladder cancer, non-Hodgkin lymphoma, kidney cancers.