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Staying Alive: Life-Changing Strategies for Surviving Cancerby Brenda Hunter
Synopses & Reviews
Heal Your Body, Embrace Your Life.
Few things are more frightening, confusing, or devastating than a diagnosis of cancer. If you or someone you love has cancer (or is at risk for it), you want reliable information, reasons for hope, and a plan of attack you can trust.
Staying Alive provides this and more. A six-year cancer survivor, psychologist, and cancer coach, Dr. Brenda Hunter presents the program that has contributed significantly to her survival, as well as interviews with cancer experts and long-term survivors. Inside you’ll find:
• life-changing strategies for beating cancer
• an integrated, holistic approach to cancer care and survival that involves body, mind, and spirit
• success stories and survival strategies from long-term cancer survivors
• a proactive nutritional program designed to empower you and increase wellness
• interviews with national cancer experts
The good news? The human body has an amazing capacity to heal itself when life-changing strategies are applied. Dr. Brenda Hunter suggests that many of us can work to reverse–or prevent–cancer’s destructive course. Learn how you may be unnecessarily putting yourself at increased risk, and discover the steps you can take today to begin to restore or protect your health.
A Cancer-Conquering Plan for Your Body, Mind, Emotions, and Spirit
About the Author
Dr. Brenda Hunter is a psychologist and internationally published author. Educated at Georgetown University, she has written numerous books, including Home By Choice, In the Company of Women, and The Power of Mother Love. In her role as an advocate for motherhood, she has appeared on CBS’s This Morning, Larry King Live, and Focus on the Family.
Table of Contents
Entering the cancer zone — What is cancer saying about our lives? : restoring the body — Avoiding the food villains — The staying-alive diet — Juicing for life — Detox your way to health — Nurturing ourselves? : selfish or self-preservation? — A healing place : mending the mind — The will to live — Chronic stress and cancer — Emotions and cancer — Why we need our friends? and others — Dealing with difficult people — Embracing life : strengthening the spirit — The healing power of faith — With a grateful heart.
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