I know this is an equine massage blog, but I have a great interest in all forms of natural healing.
If the immune system is healthy and alert, our bodies and those of our animals will eliminate toxins, infections, and other invaders quickly. If cancer cells are able to evade the immune system, they can grow into a tumor. Cancer is ultimately a failure of the immune system. In a study (Russian Oncology Research Center, Academy of Medical Sciences) transfer factor was shown to have no direct, drug-like effect on leukemia cells, but was found to greatly enhance the ability of natural killer cells to destroy these cancer cells. By strengthening the immune system, transfer factor wages a “war on cancer.”