Find out how Pete Richardson beat Stage IV cancer with natural treatments at a cancer center in Mexico. His inspiring story serves as a testament to life-saving therapies that don’t use use harmful chemicals or radiation. “My body wants to heal itself,” he insists. “Feed it properly, and it will do what it is supposed to.”
It’s old news that lifestyle–especially diet and exercise–are the largest cancer deterrents. In fact, roughly half of all cancer diagnoses could be avoided by maintaining your overall health. But what about exercise’s role in beating cancer and keeping it in remission? Physical activity plays a unique part in the cancer patient’s life, and it’s essential to design a workout plan that will bring strength and healing.
When developing your recovery diet, it’s important to know which nutrients deliver the most anti-cancer properties. Foods rich with ellagic acid, a plant polyphenol, are cancer diet all-stars. Ellagic acid isn’t currently used as an independent treatment, but it should play a central role in your food regimen.
Diana’s Story We all know that life can change in a heartbeat. It can happen as fast as a car skidding on a patch of ice, a sudden tumble from a ladder, or the delivery of a shocking medical diagnosis. In that very moment, life can seem to stand still. It’s as if we are offered a micro-second of respite before we are forced to respond to the new reality that is staring us in the face. On a day in January 2018, this is exactly what happened to Diana when her normal life was abruptly interrupted by three devastating words: metastatic malignant melanoma. What follows is a story of ineffable love, courage, and grace—three hallmarks of Diana’s character before,…
Fermented foods are having a major cultural moment. Yogurt aisles are more varied than ever, and the kombucha craze alone has made fermentation a buzz word in food and health circles. But despite its current trendiness, eating fermented items has long been regarded for its dynamic healing properties. Ancient civilizations used it medicinally, and understandably so. Fermented products, particularly those rich with probiotics, maximize a diet’s nutritional benefits, create balance in the body, and strengthen the immune system. Current research shows, too, that these foods stop cancer from growing. Fermentation and Probiotics When we talk about fermentation and its health benefits, we’re really talking about probiotics. Probiotics are microroganisms that function as sort of health enhancers, if you will….
As a year draws to a close, we want to look back and celebrate all of the brave cancer survivors who have touched our lives this year. For each type of cancer, a different color ribbon and a different reason to fight and win. We look forward to more stories of healing in 2019! See our success stories
Frankincense (also known as Boswellic acid) does a body a lot of good: it fights infections, supports the immune system, and combats many autoimmune disorders, such as Chron’s disease and rheumatoid arthritis. New research indicates this ancient oil may even hold anticancer properties, too–especially when it comes to ovarian cancer.
Obesity has been a hot topic in recent years, and with good reason. Roughly 38 percent of adults over the age of 19 in the U.S. are obese. What’s more staggering is that more than 70 percent of adults over the age of 19 are overweight or obese, suggesting that most people in this country have weight problems.
A cancer diagnosis often takes a hefty emotional toll. Many individuals report experiencing anxiety, depression, and other significant mental health side effects when they learn their well-being is at risk. If you’re facing cancer, consider the following suggestions for mitigating the emotional impact a diagnosis often brings.