Published in Cancer Weekly, October 17th, 2006
"People diagnosed with cancer often self-administer complementary and alternative medicines (CAMs) to supplement their conventional treatments, improve health, or prevent recurrence. Flor-Essence and Essiac Herbal Tonics are commercially available complex mixtures of herbal extracts sold as dietary supplements and used by cancer patients based on anecdotal evidence that they can treat or prevent disease," scientists in the United States reported.
"In this study, we evaluated Flor-Essence and Essiac for their effects on the growth of human tumor cells in culture," explained...
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