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This online "Cancer Awareness Diploma Course" is a good source of support for someone who is experiencing this terrible disease or supporting someone who has it and for only 19€ it is worth every penny!
Whether it is you that has cancer or you're caring for someone who does, there is information on self-care and how to get the care you need, both during treatment and for life after cancer.
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The course begins by first considering ageing; the biggest risk factor in developing cancer. Chronologically, we cannot stop the process but if your lifestyle is healthy, then your biological age can be younger than your chronological age. From studying this course you’ll gain an understanding of what ageing is from a biological point of view, the differences between chronological and biological age, the various theories of ageing, how cells age and how DNA repairs itself.
What is cancer? It is often talked about as though it is a single disease, with one, all-encompassing cure, but it is not. It is actually over 200 different diseases and each type of cancer has subtypes, which themselves have further subtypes. The Cancer Awareness Diploma Course talks you through incident and mortality rates and explains what cancer really is.
From there you will take a closer look at the four most common cancers, focusing on the epidemiology, subtypes, risk factors, and prevention tips for each. With about 5-10% of all cancers being familial, the remaining 90-95% are potentially preventable. With this in mind, you’ll explore the causes and common risk factors for cancer. The course covers common and natural carcinogens and makes you aware of the negative or positive effects your day-to-day choices could be having on your health.
Daily, we are exposed to environmental chemicals that are linked to the development of chronic health issues, including various types of cancer. More and more research is pointing to reoccurring low dose exposure, as being a significant contributor. While we can’t do much about the pollutants, toxins and radiation we are surrounded by, we can change our immediate environment. The Cancer Awareness Diploma Course will guide you through the small changes you can make to detoxify and make your environment safer.
Following on from the environmental detox, you’ll learn the how to cleanse your body of toxins. The aim here is to gently and safely support and encourage your body’s natural ability to detoxify itself. You’ll learn about nutrition and how to go about losing weight and maintaining a healthy lifestyle. You’ll also be taken through the alkaline diet, which is filled with fresh veg and fruit and has several health benefits.
To live a long, happy and healthy life, it is important to properly nurture and nourish your body, mind and spirit. To this end you’ll be taken through the benefits of including holistic therapies as part of a prevention program or as a complement to cancer treatment. Meditation, yoga, acupuncture, massage, aromatherapy/essential oils, exercise and Gerson therapy are all covered in the course.
Our culture is immersed in the idea that it is selfish to put yourself first, but if you don’t care for yourself, how can you care for others? The Cancer Awareness Diploma Course covers simple self-care techniques that you can implement every day. You’ll be introduced to the concept of ‘agile care’ (also known as ‘agile delivery’) and how to use it when looking after someone with cancer or supporting a carer. The course concludes by providing information on where to seek support after having cancer or caring for someone who has had it.
Who would benefit from this course?
The Cancer Awareness Diploma Course is beneficial to anyone who wishes to educate themselves on the disease: what it is, common types and the causes and risks that can increase the likelihood of getting cancer.
While 2 or 3 in every 100 cancer cases are linked to inherited gene faults, experts estimate that around 4 in 10 cancer cases could be prevented, through lifestyle and environmental changes. While the are no certainties when it comes to cancer, the course provides actionable knowledge you can use to make positive changes towards a healthy future and help reduce the risk cancer occurring.
Module 1 – The Ageing Process
Part 1: What is Ageing?
Part 2: Central Dogma of Biology
Module 1 Assessment
Module 2 – What is Cancer?
Part 1: The Big C
Part 2: Lung Cancer
Module 2 Assessment
Module 3 – Common Cancers
Part 1: Lung Cancer
Part 2: Breast Cancer
Part 3: Colorectal Cancer
Part 4: Prostate Cancer
Module 3 Assessment
Module 4 - Risk Factors
Part 1: Causes of Cancer
Part 2: What are Carcinogens?
Part 3: Smoking
Part 4: Sex
Module 4 Assessment
Module 5 – Detox Your World
Part 1: Introduction to Environmental Toxins
Part 2: Core Concepts
Part 3: Pesticides
Part 4: Plastics
Part 5: Kitchen Cleaners
Part 6: The Next Step
Part 7: Antibacterials
Part 8: Fragrances
Part 9: How to Avoid Overwhelm
Module 5 Assessment
Module 6 – Detox Your Body
Part 1: Safe Detox or Cleanse for Your Body
Part 2: Safe Detox and Cleanse Methods
Module 6 Assessment
Module 7 – Healthy Weight
Part 1: Macronutrients
Part 2: Low-Carb Diet
Part 3: Benefits of a Low Carb Life
Part 4: Change is Good
Part 5: Vegetarian and Vegan Low Carb
Part 6: Don’t Forget Your Micros
Module 7 Assessment
Module 8 – Alkalise Your Body
Part 1: What is the Alkaline Diet?
Part 2: Alkaline Foods
Module 8 Assessment
Module 9 – Holistic Support
Part 1: Introduction to Holistic Therapies
Part 2: Yoga
Part 3: Aromatherapy/Essential Oils
Module 9 Assessment
Module 10 – Living With Cancer
Part 1: Make Yourself the Priority
Part 2: Agile Care
Module 10 Assessment
The Cancer Awareness Diploma Course will take you up to 150 hours to complete, working from home. There is no time limit for completing this course, it can be studied in your own time at your own pace. This is a Level 3 course and will give you 150 CPD (Continued Professional Development) points.
This course is registered with the CMA (Complementary Medical Association), which is internationally recognised as the elite force in professional, ethical complementary medicine by professional practitioners, doctors and, increasingly, by the general public. Upon completion of the course you can gain membership to the CMA, which in addition to supplying a professional accreditation, offers a number of benefits.
Upon completion of your course assessments, you receive 2 certificates. A certified Diploma certificate from the Centre of Excellence and a CPD certificate displaying the number of CPD points earned from the course.
Upon successful completion of this course, learners can also receive a certificate of achievement from ABC Awards and a Learner Unit Summary, which lists the details of all the units the learner has completed as part of the course. (This certificate is optional).
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