International Association of Cancer Victors and Friends, Inc
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International Association of Cancer Victors and Friends, IncFringe medicine
A nonprofit organisation founded in 1962 by Cecile Hoffman, a woman who had been treated for breast cancer with amygdalin (Laetrile). The IACVF’s purpose is to inform the general public about specific humane and effective cancer therapies that might be considered as therapeutic options for those seeking alternatives to mainstream oncology.