Written by Luc Geeraert and the CAM-Cancer Consortium.
Updated February 8, 2017

Budwig diet

Does it work?

No clinical trials or case reports about the effects of the Budwig diet on cancer prevention or treatment have been published in the scientific literature.

Citation

Luc Geeraert, CAM-Cancer Consortium. Budwig diet [online document]. http://www.cam-cancer.org/The-Summaries/Dietary-approaches/Budwig-diet. February 8, 2017.

Document history

Assessed as up to date in February 2017 by Barbara Wider.
Fully revised and updated in January 2016 by Markus Horneber.
Assessed as up to date in January 2015 by Barbara Wider.
Assessed as up to date in August 2013 by Barbara Wider.
Summary first published in May 2012 by Luc Geeraert.

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