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Using Bee Products for the Prevention and Treatment of Oral Mucositis Induced by Cancer Treatment
Oral mucositis is one of the most frequent complications after chemotherapy or radiotherapy or a combination of both. There is no standard therapy for its prevention or treatment. Considering thatExpand
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Vitamin D and selenium blood levels and acute skin toxicity during radiotherapy for breast cancer.
OBJECTIVES Vitamin D blood levels have been shown to influence acute chemotherapy toxicities. Therefore, it was investigated whether it is an intrinsic factor influencing acute skin toxicity inExpand
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Bee products and their role in cancer prevention and treatment.
OBJECTIVES Apitherapy, a method from the field of complementary and alternative medicine, promises better survival and even cure in cases of cancer. DESIGN 129 books on apitherapy in English,Expand
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Apitherapeutic means and patients willingness to accept them
Aim: Studies show that patients’ acceptance of bee products as a remedy for various illnesses is rather low. For example, honey is often perceived as being too sweet. Since there is good evidenceExpand
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Impact of patients’ refusal to undergo adjuvant treatment measures on survival
Purpose Breast cancer patients receive treatment recommendations from multidisciplinary tumour boards. To determine the consequences of patients’ refusal of such recommendations, we analysed theExpand
Application of Bee Products for Dermatological Problems
Context: Bee products are frequently suggested as possible treatments for dermatological problems by protagonists of apitherapy, which is a discipline within the field of complementary andExpand
Grüner Tee zur primären und tertiären Prophylaxe des Mammakarzinoms
Gruner Tee ist ein Getrank mit vielen gesundheitlich interessanten Inhaltsstoffen. In praklinischen Untersuchungen haben diese Wirkungen gezeigt, die bei der Entstehung von malignen ProzessenExpand
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What is wrong with the meta-analyses on honey and oral mucositis due to cancer therapies?
OBJECTIVES The results of meta-analyses currently represent the highest level of evidence in modern medicine. Taking the example of radiotherapy and radiochemotherapy-induced oral mucositis and theExpand
Apitherapy for menopausal problems
Apitherapy, a method from the field of complementary and alternative medicine, claims that all health problems including menopausal problems can be cured using bee products, especially honey,Expand
Zervixkarzinom – komplementäre und alternative Medizin (KAM) bei der Strahlentherapie des Beckens
Hintergrund Das Zervixkarzinom ist weltweit die vierthäufigste Krebserkrankung bei Frauen. Die Therapie erfolgt stadienadaptiert. Hierbei spielt die Strahlentherapie bzw. die Radiochemotherapie inExpand