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Managing Cancer as a Chronic Illness No ratings yet.

By Leslie Vandever Most of us think of cancer as being curable or not-curable, with few—if any—stages in between. But the fact is that many people live with cancer. Their disease might be in remission, or stable: their cancer isn’t gone, but it isn’t growing or spreading. For others, cancer is chronic, and kept under […]

10 Easy Steps to an Active Lifestlye No ratings yet.

Here are some tips that can help you move from a sedentary lifestyle two more active one. To begin, just move of more. Becoming an active person can involve thousands of tiny little choices you make throughout your day to move around. See if these ideas can spark other ideas. 1. Start taking the stairs […]

Use it or Lose it No ratings yet.

Scientists once believed that as a species, what we stopped using we would eventually lose. If that were true, we would be in serious trouble. People as a whole are more sedentary and overweight than ever before. Given the extensive research substantiating the numerous health benefits of regular exercise doesn’t change this fact that many […]

Moderate Exercise: A Major Offensive for Cancer Prevention No ratings yet.

It is not difficult to understand that the easiest and best way to beat cancer in your own body is through prevention. This offensive strategy against disease requires a lifestyle that should be pursued by everyone living in today’s environment. If you have had cancer or are in remission, if you have cancer now or […]

Video: About Oasis of Hope No ratings yet.

There are few, if any, more frightening words than “cancer.” For many people, that word is not a diagnosis, but rather a death sentence. Roughly a million and a half Americans receive that diagnosis each year — and too many of them believe that their situation is practically hopeless. Daniel Kennedy and the Oasis of […]

Oasis of Hope 50th Anniversary Celebration No ratings yet.

  Oasis of Hope celebrated its 50th anniversary on May 11, 2013. 50 years ago, Dr. Ernesto Contreras, Sr. and his wife, Rita Contreras, founded the hospital with the desire to help people totally heal in their bodies, minds and spirits. Please enjoy the highlights of the evening and visit our facebook page for pictures: https://www.facebook.com/oasisofhopeh… […]

Change our Thinking about Cancer No ratings yet.

By Dr. Francisco Contreras The enormous failure of conventional therapies are not the result of procedures themselves, but why and how they are used. First, the application is supported on a false premise: Cancerous tumors are the disease. In reality, the tumors are but a symptom of a metabolic failure that allowed them to grow. […]