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"To Your Good Health Radio" welcomes author, Dr. Block to discuss his groundbreaking book "Life Over Cancer" on Thursday, September 2nd at 1pm ET.
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Dr. Block is an internationally recognized expert in integrative oncology. He combines cutting-edge conventional treatment with individualized and scientifically-based complementary and nutraceutical therapies. Dr. Block currently holds the title of Director of Integrative Medical Education at the University of Illinois College of Medicine at Chicago, and is on Dr. Andrew Weil's faculty at the Arizona Center for Integrative Medicine. Since 2005, he has been on the National Cancer Institute's Physician Data Query (PDQ) Cancer CAM Editorial Board, and is the Scientific Director of the Institute for Integrative Cancer Research and Education, where he has collaborated with colleagues at the University of Illinois at Chicago and Bar Ilan University in Israel. Dr. Friedman will be discussing Dr. Block's book "Life Over Cancer."

Dr Friedman, states, "Conventional medicine generally provides three strategies or interventions to treat cancer: surgery, radiation and chemotherapy. Dr. Block does a brilliant job of sharing the importance of looking beyond this standard approach and embracing a unique tailoring method that is specific to each patient's needs."

In 1980, he and his wife Penny Block, PhD, founded the Block Center for Integrative Cancer Treatment in Evanston, Illinois, the first such facility in North America, and the first to introduce Integrative Nutritional Oncology into cancer treatment. He serves as the Center's Medical and Scientific Director.

Don't miss Dr. Block as he shares with listeners what inspired him to write Life Over Cancer, and the Block Center's unique, integrative approach to treating cancer. All this on Thursday, September 2, 1pm ET - Listen Live at http://www.toyourgoodhealthradio.com.

About Dr. Block:

Keith I. Block, MD, is an internationally recognized expert in integrative oncology. Dr. Block combines cutting-edge conventional treatment with individualized and scientifically-based complementary and nutraceutical therapies. In 1980, he and his wife Penny Block, PhD, founded the Block Center for Integrative Cancer Treatment in Evanston, Illinois, the first such facility in North America, and the first to introduce Integrative Nutritional Oncology into cancer treatment. He serves as the Center's Medical and Scientific Director. The field of integrative oncology was formally recognized by the launching of Integrative Cancer Therapies (ICT). In 2000, Dr. Block was invited by Sage Science Press to be the founding Editor-in-Chief of this peer-reviewed journal, the first medical journal devoted to exploring the research and science behind integrative oncology. In 2007, ICT was accepted by Thomson Scientific for inclusion in the Science Citation Index Expanded(TM). Dr. Block is currently Director of Integrative Medical Education at the University of Illinois College of Medicine at Chicago. He is also Editor-in-Chief of Integrative Cancer Therapies, the first peer-reviewed medical journal on the subject. Additionally, he is the Scientific Director of the Institute for Integrative Cancer Research and Education, where he has collaborated with colleagues at the University of Illinois at Chicago and Bar Ilan University in Israel. He has also done research in cooperation with the University of Texas M.D. Anderson Cancer Center in Houston. In 2005, he was appointed to the National Cancer Institute's Physician Data Query (PDQ) Cancer CAM Editorial Board, on which he continues to serve today. Dr. Block has published more than 75 scientific papers and numerous articles relevant to nutritional and integrative oncology. Recent papers were published in Cancer Treatment Reviews 2007, International Journal of Cancer 2008, Molecular Interventions 2008, Journal of National Cancer Institute 2008 and the Breast Journal 2009. He is also the author of Life Over Cancer, published by Bantam Hardcover Books, in April, 2009. His model of individualized integrative oncology continues to set the standard for the practice of this comprehensive approach to cancer treatment in the U.S. https://

About "To Your Good Health Radio":

To Your Good Health Radio is heard nationwide and offers a live, no holds barred, cutting edge approach to achieving optimal health. The host, Dr. Friedman is no stranger to controversy and has exposed the artificial sweetener industry for causing obesity, the milk industry for causing Osteoporosis and the synthetic vitamin industry for causing sickness and disease. He has interviewed world renown doctors, celebrities, sports figures and New York Times bestselling authors that all share one common goal...finding a healthy lifestyle in the sickest developed country in the world... good ole USA.

The Network which carriers Dr. Friedman's show is HealthRadio which is the recipient of the international HONcode accreditation for trustworthy health information. HealthRadio also provides its services to hospitals around the country and has even been a vocal platform for The President of the American Medical Association. http://www.toyourgoodhealthradio.com

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