EPISODE 94 | RELEASED November 2, 2020

Fight Cancer & Disease Through the Gut – Nutrition, Fleas and More | Dr. Nick Thompson Deep Dive

Dr. Nick Thompson is a holistic veterinarian in the U.K. who has tons to teach all of us about gut health, immunity, nutrition, and supplements.


Holistic veterinarian Dr. Nick Thompson discusses a wide range of topics in this week’s episode of Dog Cancer Answers. Educating our listeners on everything from the microbiome, the science behind epigenetics and cancer gene expression, your dog’s immune system. And how you can help keep your dog flea, tick, and worm free without using all the harsh chemicals in traditional over the counter or prescription antiparasitic medications.

You will learn about your dog’s gut health. The importance of good nutrition in fighting cancer. The science behind the expression of cancer genes. A list of Dr. Nick’s favorite cancer-fighting supplements and herbs. And so much more!

Dr. Nick’s site—contains lots of other resources, recommendations, and contact info http://holisticvet.co.uk/

“Entangled Life” by Merlin Sheldrake—fungi and yeast may save us yet! https://www.merlinsheldrake.com/entangled-life

“Give Your Dog a Bone” by Dr. Ian Billinghurst, which helped Dr. Thompson turn to the raw food diet https://drianbillinghurst.com/product/give-your-dog-a-bone/

“Raw Meaty Bones” by Tom Lonsdale, precursor of the BARF diet  http://www.rawmeatybones.com/book.php

Dr. John Cryan’s TED talk “Food for thought: How gut microbes change your mind” https://www.tedmed.com/talks/show?id=293045

Dr. Cryan’s book on gut bugs influencing our brains “The Psychobiotic Revolution” http://psychobiotic-revolution.com/

Dr. Nick’s recommended books on herbs http://holisticvet.co.uk/index.php/reading/reading-herbal-medicine/

The 2018 French study linking processed food intake with cancer rates in humans https://www.bmj.com/content/360/bmj.k322

The Raw Feeding Veterinary Society https://rfvs.info/ (Click under “About Us” for info about the November 2020 conference)

Answers Pet Food (US based raw food company) https://www.answerspetfood.com/

KetoPet Sanctuary (free education on ketogenic pet diet) https://www.ketopetsanctuary.com/

The Raw Feeding Veterinary Society’s public Facebook forum  https://www.facebook.com/RawFeedingVets/

What is epigenetics?  https://www.livescience.com/37703-epigenetics.html

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