Supplements (nutraceuticals) can help and have helped dogs with cancer. They can improve survival time and quality of life in some dogs, whether used alone (palliative) or as an adjunct to conventional cancer treatment.
Natural substances exert anti-cancer effects via:
– direct cytotoxic effect: killing cancer cells directly, and/or
– immunomodulatory action: enhancing the immune system to destroy cancer cells
Chemotherapy can cause debilitating side effects such as bone marrow suppression (significant drop in white blood cells) and impaired liver function,… [Read more →]