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Ep 83: Naturopathic Care for Breast Cancer Treatment and Prevention with Dr. Aliza Cicerone, ND

Birth Kweens

Release Date: 05/02/2019

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Dr. Aliza Cicerone, ND FABNO is a naturopathic doctor with a practice in San Diego, CA. She specializes in oncology and came on the show to talk with us about using naturopathic/holistic treatments for breast cancer. Here’s an overview of what’s covered in this interview:

  • Cicerone’s background and how she became an ND and decided to specialize in oncology
  • The difference between an MD and an ND
  • The risk profile for breast cancer – how many women will develop it in their lifetime and how risk increases with age
  • Risk factors for developing breast cancer and how to mitigate that risk
  • Breast cancer prevention and early diagnosis. The importance of doing self-breast exams and some other lifestyle factors to consider.
  • How naturopathic treatment can be used alongside western medicine to treat breast cancer
  • Preventative screenings, including info about mammograms.
  • Click here to visit the website for the Oncology Association of Naturopathic Physicians
  • Click here to contact/work with Dr. Cicerone

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