First Steps In Your Fight
2. Must Read Books
Radical Remission. The Nine Key Factors That Can Make a Real Difference by Dr. Kelly Turner, Ph.D. This is a MUST read! As a researcher, lecturer, and counselor in integrative oncology, Dr. Turner who specializes in integrative oncology, gives the results of Radical Remission–people who have defied a serious or even terminal cancer diagnosis with a complete reversal of the disease. The results of this 10 year study, include astounding insights of the nine key factors that Dr. Turner found among nearly every Radical Remission survivor she has studied and an explanation of how the reader can put these practices to work in his or her own life.
Radical Hope: 10 Key Healing Factors from Exceptional Survivors of Cancer & Other Diseases by Kelly Turner, Ph.D.
Each chapter shares a survivor’s in-depth story and their use of one of the ten key Radical Remission healing factors. Turner provides updated scientific research and new tips for each factor, and unveils a tenth key factor for integration into your healing approach. Male and female, young and old, these survivors recognize that by taking ownership of their approach to healing, they are giving themselves the best chance for a longer and healthier life, with the ultimate goal of achieving remission.
The Metabolic Approach to Cancer: Integrating Deep Nutrition, the Ketogenic Diet, and Nontoxic Bio-Individualized Therapies
by Dr. Nasha Winters ND FABNO and Jess Higgins Kelley, MNT
The Optimal Terrain Ten Protocol to Reboot Cellular Health
Since the beginning of the twentieth century, cancer rates have increased exponentially―now affecting almost 50 percent of the American population. Conventional treatment continues to rely on chemotherapy, surgery, and radiation to attack cancer cells. Yet research has repeatedly shown that 95 percent of cancer cases are directly linked to diet and lifestyle. The Metabolic Approach to Cancer is the book we have been waiting for―it offers an innovative, metabolic-focused nutrition protocol that actually works. Naturopathic, integrative oncologist and cancer survivor Dr. Nasha Winters and nutrition therapist Jess Higgins Kelley have identified the ten key elements of a person’s “terrain” (think of it as a topographical map of our body) that are crucial to preventing and managing cancer. Each of the terrain ten elements―including epigenetics, the microbiome, the immune system, toxin exposures, and blood sugar balance―is illuminated as it relates to the cancer process, then given a heavily researched and tested, non-toxic and metabolic, focused nutrition prescription
How to Starve Cancer: Without Starving Yourself
by Jane McLelland
After being given a terminal diagnosis with only a few weeks to live, Jane threw herself into research. Already
medically knowledgeable as a Chartered Physiotherapist, Jane dug up research, some decades old, in her
quest to survive. Rather than aiming to cure cancer, which in many cases is unachievable, Jane’s approach
was to stop it growing. Remarkably her approach not only stopped it growing, it disappeared altogether.
There are now clinics following her protocol, achieving remarkable successes. This book is a game-changing
new dawn in the treatment of cancer.
Fully Alive: Learning to Flourish–Mind, Body & Spirit
by Susie Larson
In this eye-opening book, Susie Larson shows how intertwined our emotional, spiritual, and physical health are. Spiritual difficulties can have physical consequences, and physical illnesses can have emotional and even spiritual ramifications. So in order for true healing to occur, it must happen holistically–mind, body, and spirit.
50 Days of Hope: Daily Inspiration for Your Journey Through Cancer by Lynn Eib. As a longtime cancer survivor, Lynn Eib knows firsthand how that feels, and as a patient advocate helping thousands facing cancer, she also knows what gives people hope. In 50 Days of Hope, Lynn shares amazing true stories of those who have been in your shoes and discovered that when God and cancer meet, hope is never far away.
One Word by Jimmy Page, Jon Gordon, and Dan Britton. The simplicity of choosing one word for the year makes it a catalyst for life-change. Clutter and complexity lead to procrastination and paralysis, while simplicity and focus lead to success and clarity. One word will impact the six dimensions of your life – mental, physical, emotional, relational, spiritual, and financial.