Dr Lise Alschuler received her ND degree from Bastyr University in 1994 and is board certified in naturopathic oncology. She is past-president of the American Association of naturopathic physicians and was a founding board member of the Oncology Association of naturopathic physicians. She is the co-author of The Definitive Guide to Cancer: An Integrative Approach to Prevention, Treatment and Healing, now in its 3rd edition (Random House, 2010) and Five To Thrive: Your Cutting-Edge Cancer Prevention Plan (AIM Publishers, 2011). She, along with her co-author Karolyn Gazella, have created www.FiveToThrivePlan.com, a multimedia website dedicated to sharing information about integrative cancer prevention and treatment. They also co-host a daily radio show, Five To Thrive Live! on www.w4CS.com which provides listeners with tools for living healthier lives in the face of cancer.
Natural therapies are powerful weapons in the fight against cancer. The safe and effective integration of natural therapies with conventional cancer treatments to improve outcomes as well as the use of natural therapies to reduce cancer risk brings health, healing and vitality to people diagnosed with cancer.