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Posted by: 1596 (Guest), Thursday, October 25, 2007, 4:47pm
Hi- I'm new here. I am in remission from stage 3c colon cancer. After my surgery and chemo I went on a so called "healthy" diet heavy on whole grains and gained 14 lbs! I also stopped eating meat. Anyone else out there with colon cancer who is following the type diet?
Posted by: Lola, Thursday, October 25, 2007, 5:21pm; Reply: 1
imabpositive,
Welcome!

Click on 'Member Center' at the top of this page, then on 'Avatar Settings' on the left, to select an avatar, to share your blood type with us.

Add information below your avatar setting, in the 'Profile Information' section, typing in the 'Personal Message box': (Rh+/-, secretor status; subtype A1 or A2, MN blood typing information)

Create a Signature that will appear at the bottom of every message you post.

Indicate your gender, age, and location in the 'Personal Information' section.

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read the threads in the Reference Section.
Posted by: Rodney, Thursday, October 25, 2007, 6:33pm; Reply: 2
Greetings Imabpositive,
are you an A or AB blood type?
I have not had colon cancer but have had a lot of pain an problems down there for years but after following the BTD things are so much better. It's simply great to know I am now doing the right thing for my body.
Do you have any of Dr. D's books?
glad to have you aboard :)
Posted by: Victoria, Thursday, October 25, 2007, 6:34pm; Reply: 3
Hello B Positive,
I don't have colon cancer, but am a breast cancer survivor.  I find that closely following my B diet has really made a difference in my general state of well being, digestion health and immune functioning.  Dr. D has a great product for colon health, called ARA6.  Gotta run right now, so I can't link the page for you.  Go to the NAP store link at the top of the page.

And getting your secretor status tested would be an additional tool for your continued health and healing.   :K)
Posted by: NewHampshireGirl, Thursday, October 25, 2007, 10:35pm; Reply: 4
Welcome, imabpositive.  Nice to have another B join the forum.  I agree heartily that meat and vegetables are slimming foods.  (I'm thinking of lamb and beneficial vegetables, particularly.)  Let us know how you progress with the blood type way of eating.
Posted by: 1583 (Guest), Friday, October 26, 2007, 2:13am; Reply: 5
Hi, imabpositive--I'm B-positive, and new here, like you (though I've had Dr. D'Adamo's books for five years, I've just restarted the diet). Thanks for beginning this interesting thread. Grandma always said that starches were fattening, and that hasn't changed. I gained weight after stopping the Atkins lifestyle. I think I'm a protein type. Luckily, we Bs can eat dairy foods, meat, and vegetables. There's a wide range of possibilities. I sincerely hope that you find a way to eat on the B-type diet, that your condition allows. Best of luck and health to you, and greetings to the fellow Bs in here. :)
Posted by: 1596 (Guest), Friday, October 26, 2007, 12:38pm; Reply: 6
Thank you for all the comments. They have been very helpful. I just bought the book and started the diet yesterday. My original concern was with eating meat. But the weight gain should have been a bigger one regarding cancer and remission. I'm going to keep it simple and stay on the diet and will include lamb.
Posted by: Debra+, Friday, October 26, 2007, 12:49pm; Reply: 7
Hey bpositive...welcome to the forum and the BTD way of life.  When you say you bought the book...which book did you buy?  Eat Right 4 Your Type (white hard cover)...Live Right 4 Your Type (red hard cover)...or the Cancer book (white soft cover) that Dr. D has out?

Debra :)
Posted by: Rodney, Friday, October 26, 2007, 12:56pm; Reply: 8
Quoted from 1596
  I'm going to keep it simple and stay on the diet and will include lamb.


(clap)(dance)(dance)(clap)
your on your way  :)
Posted by: NewHampshireGirl, Friday, October 26, 2007, 1:14pm; Reply: 9
MJeanne, our mothers and grandmothers had a lot of wisdom, didn't they?  They were right about starches.  ;)
Posted by: 1596 (Guest), Friday, October 26, 2007, 1:19pm; Reply: 10
Thanks! I didn't know about "the Cancer book (white soft cover) that Dr. D has out" Is there another title? I will buy it today if I can find it. I have a Borders near by. It sounds promising.
Posted by: Lola, Friday, October 26, 2007, 2:52pm; Reply: 11
http://www.dadamo.com/books.htm
here, scroll down to the cancer book and read all the other titles available from the health series.
Posted by: 1583 (Guest), Friday, October 26, 2007, 3:55pm; Reply: 12
Hey, New Hampshire girl, fellow B--right! That pasta-loading diet, and the low-fat diet that the 1980s produced really just produced a lot of fat people!

Now, I see that there's Live Right for Your Type by Dr. D'Adamo, and I've already PRE-ordered on Amazon.com Dr. D'Adamo's The Genotype Diet.
Posted by: Henriette Bsec, Friday, October 26, 2007, 4:04pm; Reply: 13
Quoted from 1583
Hey, New Hampshire girl, fellow B--right! That pasta-loading diet, and the low-fat diet that the 1980s produced really just produced a lot of fat people!


(clap) couldnīt have said it better !
Posted by: Lola, Saturday, October 27, 2007, 3:36am; Reply: 14
so true! ;)
Posted by: 1596 (Guest), Saturday, October 27, 2007, 3:51pm; Reply: 15
lost two pounds! ::) ::) ::) ::) :P
Posted by: NewHampshireGirl, Sunday, October 28, 2007, 1:59am; Reply: 16
Two pounds lost is good, bpositive!!  Every little bit is definitely progress.

Jeanne de Berenguer, I haven't read The Genotype Diet.  Let us know what you think.  So far, my favorite is Live Right 4 Your Type.  I bought the arthritis book for a relative but read it first and was impressed.  I also have the encyclopedia.  I guess you can't have too much of a good thing! ;)
Posted by: Henriette Bsec, Sunday, October 28, 2007, 7:04am; Reply: 17
Quoted from 1596
lost two pounds! ::) ::) ::) ::) :P


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Posted by: Lola, Sunday, October 28, 2007, 4:07pm; Reply: 18
good for you bp! ;D
Posted by: 1596 (Guest), Tuesday, October 30, 2007, 2:08pm; Reply: 19
are soy sauce and whorchestershire sauce of for B's?
Posted by: 1596 (Guest), Tuesday, October 30, 2007, 2:09pm; Reply: 20
ment to say OK for B's
Posted by: girly, Tuesday, October 30, 2007, 2:42pm; Reply: 21
If you can..try to eat organic meat and dairy. When my Dad had prostate cancer his specialist told him meat and dairy have so many hormones that trigger cancer cells to multipy. That was 8 yrs ago and he has never eaten any meat or dairy that wasn't organic..I really find the price is coming down.
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