Estrogen Receptors And Cancer

When we get into the estrogen receptors and cancer, the complexity evident in hormones really increases.   The discussion of estrogen has to begin with the estrogen receptors because the estrogen receptors are critical in determining the signal that is transmitted from the different estrogens. Estrogen receptors and cancer is a complex subject that needs to be broken down and …

Hormonal Regulation Of Metabolism

How the body processes hormones is called hormone metabolism. Metabolism is presented as simply the means to gain or lose weight. Metabolism goes far beyond this simple definition.  Metabolism is the mass production of day to day cellular processes that help the cell survive and thrive or not. In reality, metabolism is a measure of optimal cellular and thus body …

Stress And Cancer Research

Today let’s take a look at stress and cancer research and what the evidence is telling us. Conventional medicine thinks stress and its effect on the body, especially cancer, is insignificant. When you review stress and cancer research you can quickly observe that stress has a tremendous impact on the body in many ways including cancer. Let’s start by defining …

Vitamin C And Cancer Stem Cells

Vitamin C And Cancer Stem Cells

Vitamin C and cancer stem cells the evidence is telling.  What do cancer stem cells (CSCs) have to do with vitamin C?  No opinion stated here just look to the evidence.  A recent study published in the journal OncoTarget helps to identify the connection between vitamin C and cancer stem cells. This is the seventh article of a seven-part series …

Are we Winning The War On Cancer

Is The War On Cancer Missing The Point?

Cancer is a tap on the shoulder and shouldn’t be treated with a war mentality. It’s important to note that Dr. Thomas Lodi, Dr. Nathan Goodyear and An Oasis of Healing do not believe in the Allopathic viewpoint that there is a war on cancer. We don’t view the human body as a battleground for conventional cancer treatments such as …

Cancer As A Metabolic Disease

Cancer As A Metabolic Disease

Cancer is a complex metabolic disease. As simple as this statement is to write, it does nothing to reveal the complexity that actually is cancer metabolism.  Numerous research and medical journal publications have been published on this very topic of cancer as a metabolic disease. This is the fifth article of a seven-part series by Nathan Goodyear, MD at An …

Cancer Is A Metabolic Disease

Cancer Is A Metabolic Disease

Cancer is a metabolic disease, there is little doubt to that statement. Cancer is rarely a genetic disease, though often discussed as such.  What genetic changes that do exist in cancer are likely the result of the metabolic dysfunction and poor adaptation for survival that results from a hypoxic environment. This is the fourth article of a seven-part series by …

An Oasis of Healing Introduces Dr. Nathan Goodyear

An Oasis of Healing Introduces Dr. Nathan Goodyear

An Oasis of Healing is proud to introduce Dr. Nathan Goodyear to our care team of experts. We were about to send out a communication where we were going to formally introduce Dr. Goodyear to our loyal audience and low and behold a National Press Release beat us to it! A Press Release is only published when the news is …