Want powerful nutritional references with minimal searching? They exist. There is no need to reinvent the wheel. My motto: find those who are getting good results, and then do what they do. Here they are: some of aggressive vitamin therapy's greatest hits.
RESEARCH HALL OF FAME:
Padayatty et al. Intravenously administered vitamin C as cancer therapy: three cases. Canadian Medical Association Journal, 2006. 174(7), March 28, p 937-942. http://www.cmaj.ca/cgi/reprint/174/7/937
Neil H. Riordan, Hugh D. Riordan, Ronald E. Hunninghake, M.D. Intravenous Ascorbate as a Chemotherapeutic and Biologic Response Modifying Agent. http://www.doctoryourself.com/riordan1.html (More of the work of Riordan HD: http://www.doctoryourself.com/biblio_riordan.html )
Cameron, Ewan and Baird, G. (1973) "Ascorbic Acid and Dependence on Opiates in Patients with Advanced and Disseminated Cancer," Journal of International Research Communications, 1:38
Cathcart, Robert F. III (1981) "The Method of Determining Proper Doses of Vitamin C for the Treatment of Disease by Titrating to Bowel Tolerance," Journal of Orthomolecular Psychiatry, 10:125-132
Cathcart, Robert F. III (1984) "Vitamin C in the Treatment of Acquired Immune Deficiency Syndrome (AIDS)," Medical Hypotheses, 14:423-433
Harrell, Ruth F. et al
(1981) "Can Nutritional Supplements Help Mentally Retarded
Children? An Exploratory Study," Proceedings of the National
Hoffer, A., Osmond, H.,
Callbeck, J.M., and Kahan,
Hoffer, Abram (1971) Use of ascorbic acid with niacin in schizophrenia. Canadian Medical Journal, November 6.
Hoffer, Abram (1974) Treatment of schizophrenia. Orthomolecular Psychiatry 3:4, 280-290.
Jungeblut, C. W. (1935) Inactivation of poliomyelitis virus by crystallin vitamin C (ascorbic acid). Journal of Experimental Medicine. 62:517-521.
Klenner, Frederick R. (1949) "The Treatment of Poliomyelitis and Other Virus Diseases with Vitamin C," Journal of Southern Medicine and Surgery, 113:101-107
Klenner, Frederick R. (1953) The use of vitamin C as an antibiotic. Journal of Applied Nutrition. 6:274-278.
Klenner, Frederick R. (1973) Response of peripheral and central nerve pathology to megadoses of the vitamin B complex and other metabolites. Journal of Applied Nutrition. 25:16.
McCormick, W. J. (1957) Coronary thrombosis: a new concept of mechanism and etiology. Clinical Medicine. 4:7, July.
McCormick, W. J. (1962) Have we forgotten the lesson of scurvy? Journal of Applied Nutrition. 15(1,2) p 4-12.
Murata, A. (1975)
Virucidal activity of vitamin C: Vitamin C for the prevention and treatment
of viral diseases. Proceedings of the First Intersectional Congress of
Microbiological Societies, Science Council of
Murata, A., Morishige, F.
and Yamaguchi, H. (1982) Prolongation of survival times of terminal
cancer patients by administration of large doses of ascorbate. International
Journal of Vitamin and Nutrition Research Suppl., 23, 1982, p. 103-113. Also
in Hanck, A., ed. (1982) Vitamin C: New Clinical Applications.
Osmond, Humphrey and Hoffer, Abram (1962) Massive niacin treatment in schizophrenia: review of a nine-year study. Lancet 1:316-319.
Pauling, Linus (1968) "Orthomolecular Psychiatry," Science, 160:265-271
Pauling, L. and Rath, M. (1991) An orthomolecular theory of human health and disease. Journal of Orthomolecular Medicine. 6: 3 and 4, pp 135-138.
Rinse, Jacobus (1975) Atherosclerosis: prevention and cure (parts 1 and 2). Prevention. November and December.
Scher, J. (1976) et al. Massive vitamin C as an adjunct in methadone maintenence and detoxification of narcotic addicts. Journal of Orthomolecular Psychiatry. 5:3, 191-198.
Williams, Roger J. (1974) The neglect of nutritional science in cancer research. Congressional Record, Wednesday, October 16. p. S.19204.
Zuskin, E., Lewis, A.J.,
Bouhuys, A. (1973) Inhibition of histamine-induced airway
constriction by ascorbic acid. Journal of Allergy and Clinical
All works by these
authors, including their books, are exceptionally valuable. I offer my
highest recommendation in hopes that you will share in their knowledge.
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