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2017 Breast Cancer Rehabilitation and Wellness Summit – FREE Access to 45 International Expert Speakers

I am pleased to be able to share a year FREE access to a program of 45 international specialists speak about solutions to breast cancer recovery and wellness. I was honored to participate twice in this Breast Cancer Rehabilitation & Wellness Summit, joining a panel of experts who you can find more about here....
  • Camwell Impact of Herb to Soothe

CamWell Oncology-Specific Products to Support Skin Care for Cancer Patients

Cancer treatments, while often life-saving, can also bring an array of side-effects that range from uncomfortable to life-threatening. One of the least talked about areas of side effects are those that affect the skin...
By |December 17th, 2017|Oncology Skin Care|
  • Todd Fink, CADC

Inner Calm: The Science of Mindfulness with Todd Fink, CADC

Recently, we were privileged to have mindfulness educator Todd Fink, CADC, present an incredible workshop for the Cancer Care class that I teach at Prana Yoga Center in Geneva, Illinois. Todd had come highly recommended by those who had attended his lectures, so we were thrilled to have him visit our class in November, 2017 to talk about mindfulness...
By |December 10th, 2017|Meditation & Mindfulness|
  • Dr. Gregory Maguire

Keys to Healthy Skin for the Oncology Patient: An Interview with Gregory Maguire, Ph.D., Founder of NeoGenesis™

Q and A with the founder of NeoGenesis, Dr. Gregory Maguire, with a look at what goes into the development of a potentially game-changing skin care product for oncology patients...
By |November 11th, 2017|Oncology Skin Care, Research|
  • Dr Kelly Turner PhD - Radical Remission

An Interview with Radical Remission Author Dr. Kelly Turner: The Nine Key Factors that Make a Real Difference for Cancer Patients

Why do some people heal from dire diagnoses, despite all odds? Ten years ago, that was a question that Kelly Turner wanted an answer to, and she set out to answer it. By now, you have likely heard about the results of her research and the phenomena known as Radical Remission that is sweeping the country and world...
  • Radical Remission, Ayurveda and Personalized Medicine

Part 2 of Our Interview: Author Kelly Turner, PhD on Cancer, Ayurveda, Personalized Medicine and Radical Remission

Cancer is a complex group of illnesses with costly and difficult treatments. Increasingly, research supports the use of integrative and complementary care for people diagnosed with cancer.  Yoga, and its sister science, Ayurveda, are both ancient systems developed in India at least 5,000 years ago, but are increasing in popularity and use as complementary or integrative care modalities throughout the world today. Understanding their benefits and uses can add to the potential pool of healing modalities that can be of use for people diagnosed with cancer...
  • Book Review of Radical Remission

Book Review of Radical Remission: The Nine Key Factors that Make a Real Difference for Cancer Patients

In her New York Times bestselling book, Radical Remission: Surviving Cancer Against All Odds, Kelly Turner, PhD, summarizes the results of her dissertation research: interviews with one hundred cancer survivors and analysis of over one thousand cases of people who experienced a “radical remission” from “incurable” illnesses...
  • Hynotherapy for Healing after Cancer with Norman Plotkin, CHt

Hypnotherapy for Healing after Cancer with Norman Plotkin, CHt

Navigating My Cancer Diagnosis: When I was diagnosed in 2011 with papillary carcinoma, a form of thyroid cancer, I had a team of skilled and competent medical professionals. My team started with my primary care physician, who skillfully figured out what was wrong with me over a period of several years through a series of forensic tests. Later, my endocrinologist coordinated with a pathologist and surgeon, and then began my post-surgical therapy...
By |June 19th, 2017|Guided Imagery & Hypnotherapy, Integrative Care|
  • Developing a Clinical Practice in Integrative Oncology with Mark Rosenburg, MD

Developing a Clinical Practice in Integrative Oncology with Mark Rosenburg, M.D.

My own experience with integrative cancer therapies began on a very personal level. After attending medical school at Georgetown University, and doing my residency at the University of Pennsylvania, I started my career as an ER doctor, becoming the Director of a local ER department. Shortly afterward, my mother was admitted to my emergency room with pain and weakness. Sadly, I diagnosed my own mother with metastatic non-small cell lung cancer...
  • The Cancer Revolution: A Groundbreaking Program to Reverse and Prevent Cancer by Leigh Erin Connealy, MD

The Cancer Revolution: A Groundbreaking Program to Reverse and Prevent Cancer by Leigh Erin Connealy, MD

A Book Review by Marianne W. Cirone, MS, MFA, CYT-500: The Cancer Revolution: A Groundbreaking Program to Reverse and Prevent Cancer, a new book by Leigh Erin Connealy, MD, released in January of 2017, is a comprehensive guide to the many integrative and complementary modalities and strategies which individuals can incorporate into their lives to reduce the risk of cancer and to support healing once cancer is diagnosed...