Cancer: Nutritional support before, during and after treatment and beyond

19 – 21 May 2015, at the Institute of Optimum Nutrition, TW9 2JY Cancer is not one disease but a group of many and the risk factors and underlying biochemical imbalances contributing to cancer pathogenesis and development can be complex and varied. Safe, practical and evidence-informed nutritional support for people affected by cancer can support … Continue reading Cancer: Nutritional support before, during and after treatment and beyond

BSIO Event: The Ketogenic Diet in practice – 11th May 2015, London

Speaker: Dr Damien Downing Dr Downing is a pioneer of ecological medicine, which is a systems approach to health. He specialises in unravelling complex health challenges, where toxicity interacts with nutrition and human individuality. Dr Downing will explore the emerging evidence for the use of a high fat, very low carbohydrate diet as the corner … Continue reading BSIO Event: The Ketogenic Diet in practice – 11th May 2015, London

BSIO Event: Detecting Cancer – 2nd February 2015, London

Speakers: Xandria Williams PhD and Dr Marie Polley Cancer is not a tumour. Cancer is a process, a process of cellular change that leads in time, often a long time, to the formation of a tumour. The sooner you detect the beginning of this process the sooner you can take steps to reverse out of … Continue reading BSIO Event: Detecting Cancer – 2nd February 2015, London

BSIO Event Review: Medicinal Mushrooms as Adjuvant Cancer Therapy – 29th September 2014

Last Monday evening saw the BSIO host its first education and networking event. The evening involved 42 BSIO members and colleagues, and began with the BSIO committee introducing themselves before heading into our main feature for the evening. This was a talk on medicinal mushrooms – their molecular and physiological effects on the body – … Continue reading BSIO Event Review: Medicinal Mushrooms as Adjuvant Cancer Therapy – 29th September 2014