There is a terrific book, documentry and website/blog www.crazysexycancer.com The author Kris Carr got diagnosed with stage IV cancer in 2003 and it is all about her journey and particularly her experience on what to do from a health perspective. It is all about pH balance and alkalining the body, detox and green veggies. Definitely worth a look.
So many positive reports about the high-alkaline diet have come out since Robert O. Young wrote his book about his discoveries of implementing an alkaline diet in his life and others as well. I love the diet myself, although, I am not strict with the diet.