Dr. Marcy C. Purnell, Director of Nursing Research, is revolutionizing medicine through research on a bio-electric field enhancement technology (BEFE) that could benefit cancer patients. She began her research on a BEFE footbath in 2008 after learning about its health benefits. Users of the technology, which was invented in Australia, have reported improvements in diabetes, wound care, cancer, autism and Alzheimer's disease.
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