Current Research

Ari was diagnosed in December with a cerebellar medulloblastoma, which despite having been treated with surgery,radiation and several doses of chemotherapy, has recently recurred in two places in the brain.

We are constantly considering new and alternative treatment options for Ari in addition to his treatment at Children's Hospital.  Here are some articles on a promising new herbal treatment that Ari is currently receiving.  The test results are promising, but there has not been a lot of human research.

Ancient Chinese folk remedy may hold key to non-toxic cancer treatment
Dr. Singh's article on Artemisinin
USA Weekend: Ancient Remedies, New Hope
Wormwood is the Basis for a Cancer-Fighting Pill

Your recommendations regarding treatment
Know of a new treatment that may interest us?  Email Rick Eskenazi at