Many people have reported the effectiveness of liver cancer natural treatments. These can be used as complementary and/or alternative measures to conventional medical treatments. Conventional medical treatments typically include drugs, chemotherapy and/or surgery. However, these types of treatments tend to produce plenty of side effects and risk complications. Liver cancer natural treatments can help alleviate symptoms and in some cases, do much to help reverse the situation.

The liver first needs to get repaired so that healing can take place. Cleansing the liver is an important step. You can begin by using water to help cleanse and flush the liver. Hence, make it a point to drink between one half to one gallon of water every day. Tea and fresh juices can also provide hydration while adding cancer fighting ingredients. Unhealthy drinks such as caffeine or drinks that are high in sugar and processed are best avoided.

A tea that has been found to be helpful is essiac tea. It is a herbal tea, comprising of burdock root, slippery elm inner bark, Indian rhubarb root, sheep sorrel, watercress, blessed thistle, red clover, and kelp. Although this liver cancer natural treatment has not been scientifically proven through official testing, some people have found good results from using this herbal tea. In addition, what is useful to know is that the herbs contained in the tea are found to contain cancer fighting properties in scientific studies. It is reported to strengthen the immune system, relieve pain, cleanse the blood, and promote cellular health. However, this tea must be brewed and consumed according to directions, as the active ingredients are potent. An overdose would be dangerous.

Grape diets have been recommended as cancer fighting diets. As a fruit, grapes are often used to treat cancer because they contain many anti-cancer nutrients. Hence, consider adding organic grapes and fresh grape juices to your diet for a much needed boost in your immune system. Do however take note that certain grape diets promote that only grapes be eaten and for an extended time. However, these can cause weight loss and possible deficiencies. Thus, some moderation may be required. If you would like to start on a grape diet, seek proper advice from your health care provider so that your health can be monitored.

Antioxidants, such as Coenzyme Q10, offer great protection for your tissues, including your liver. By controlling damaging free radicals, antioxidants protect cells and cellular components from damage. You can consume foods that are rich in antioxidants. For instance, beta carotene can be found in many foods with orange coloring, like sweet potatoes, apricots, mangos, squash and carrots,. Coenzyme Q10 is a supplement that comes recommended as it benefits liver health and should be consumed in a carrier oil, such as fish or flaxseed oil.

There are several other liver cancer natural treatments. What is good to realize is that you need not confine yourself to prescriptions and drug treatments of your medical doctor. Natural products tend to be more readily absorbed your body with minimal side effects when consumed. When you flush your liver with cleansing natural herbs and nutrients, you are allowing your body an opportunity for healing to take place.

Author's Bio: 

Sandra Kim Leong is the author to Detox Diet Secrets. She recommends liver cleansing to help improve digestive health. For free research and information, please sign up to her newsletter at