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12 August 2016

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Good subject, and food for thought, Bomai, and Daniel.
I have heard how the late President Ronald Reagan benefited in his cancer treatment from Oxygen therapy.
I was reading an article from Newsmax this morning along the lines of:"Why Aren’t More Doctors Prescribing Oxygen?
Back in 1931, a man named Dr. Otto Warburg won the Nobel
Prize for work proving cancer is caused by a lack of oxygen
in your cells.
In fact, he stated in his book, “The Prime Cause and
prevention of cancer” that…
“The cause of cancer is no longer a mystery, we know it
occurs whenever any cell is denied 60% of its oxygen..."

A bit of googling may yield more info on this theme:eg;
Here is what Dr. Mercola had said:
“Without a doubt the most powerful essential strategy I know of to treat cancer is to starve the cells by depriving them of their food source. Unlike your body cells, which can burn carbs or fat for fuel, cancer cells have lost that metabolic flexibility. Dr. Otto Warburg was actually given a Nobel Prize over 75 years ago for figuring this out but virtually no oncologist actually uses this information.

Cancer is such a vile disease. It certainly begs the question as to why a more effective and simple therapy has not been explored and tested.. or has it?

Bomai, I have a cancer patient in my house. The doctor who finally diagnosed the condition told me just yesterday it was cancer in the food pipe which had forced this poor man to vomit his food and growing weaker by the day.

This patient had been referred to a hospital by a Health Extension officer in early 2015 after he had been suffering from it.

At the hospital in Wabag he had been given tablets which didn’t help. He kept coming to the Wabag General Hospital at huge expense when his condition did not improve.

Last month, I felt sorry for him since he is a wantok and asked him to stay with us until doctors found out what was causing it.

Finally after ex-rays, the doctor diagnosed it as cancer but advised against an operation because the mortality rate was high.

He suggested chemotherapy and a tube be inserted in his throat for food to travel straight to the stomach. The doctor told me he was recommending this form of treatment so he could live a little longer.

But the tube is not available in Wabag or Mt Hagen General Hospital and he would find out from Dr Jan Jaworsky at Kundiawa General Hospital in Simbu if it is available there.

I know Dr Jan Jaworsky is a Roman Catholic priest. This major fund raising initiative is by the Catholic Church. I went to a Catholic school. I know churches provide better services in terms of health and education in this country.

In this instance, I fall into the individual category and I strongly feel, I must contribute something towards this important cause.

My wantok’s days are numbered but countless others will be saved if the right equipment is made available for early detection and treatment.

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