This article provides an overview of the relevant studies mentioning intermittent fasting and ketogenic diets within cancer prevention and treatment context. My aim is to create further visibility on the possibilities of using these natural practices that can be confirmed with new studies.
We know that environment, genetics, and lifestyle have an impact on the manifestation of the disease. Unfortunately, we cannot do much about genetics. However, we can make changes related to the environment and lifestyle leading to epigenetics. For example, learning about carcinogens (e.g., toxins and cigarette smoke) and taking precautions have saved many lives.
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