The Most Complete
Source for Information about Paw Paw on the Internet
Thank you for visiting
us. As the incidence of cancer increases, it seems that there is a
corresponding increased interest in alternative methods as a
course of treatment. One of these treatments that seems to be
growing in popularity is that of paw paw (pawpaw). If you
are interested in this topic, our goal is that
you and your physician will be able to find the answers to your
questions on paw paw here.
The purpose of this site is to
compile and document all
available information on the research done by Dr. Jerry McLaughlin and
others about pawpaw and its powerful acetogenins. If you
are aware of information that would be useful to the general
public that is not listed on this site, please use our contact
form to let us know so that we can consider posting it.
If you have any constructive suggestions for this site that will
help the public, we hope that you will let us know that as
well. Unfortunately, until now, most information about
this substance has been available only in technical or scholastic
publications--out of the reach of the general public.
However, the relative recent manufacture of a standardized
pawpaw product and an increase of information available seems to
be resulting in the greater use of pawpaw as a cancer treatment.
Again, it is our hope that you and your physician will find the
information that you need to make the best informed decision for
your treatments. This site will always be a work in
progress. Many of the most important technical articles are
copyrighted by scientific journals organizations who are reluctant
to release them for online publication. We are attempting to
reach a satisfactory agreement with these parties, and we are
hopeful that they will be gracious in the interest of helping to
What is Available
on this Site
this is an informational site only, so we try to provide as much
educational material as possible. Before use, please look at
our disclaimer since neither this site,
nor the owners or contributors, give medical advice.
On this site, you will
find an introduction to pawpaw and
its uses, along with an explanation of how
the pawpaw works. There is also reprinting of the text of
published articles, as well as a list of
published articles that we have not obtained permission to actually
reprint. We hope to offer more visual
resources, including videos and Powerpoint presentations with
audio. Finally, we have listed good informative pawpaw
sites and other helpful
materials about the application of pawpaw. We hope that
you will find what you are looking for, and if you know of anything
we can add, please contact us.
2006. Under no conditions may the contents of this site be copied
without express written consent of the owners of this website.