Being Radical – Having Strong Reasons for Living

Being Radical – Having Strong Reasons for Living

As she was analyzing the transcripts of her interviews for Radical Remission, Dr Kelly Turner believed that there was a powerful theme emerging – that people who had experienced radical remissions simply did not want to die. But as she dug deeper, it occurred to her that their attention was not so much focused on avoiding death, but on being alive. “This is a subtle, yet important, difference.”

Being Grateful

Being Grateful

I know … I know. I said there wasn’t going to be a post today. But since gratitude is the theme for the week and I realised that there is a really big reason for being grateful this week, I thought I would do just a really quick one. So … it’s two years since I officially […]

Being Radical – Deepening your Spiritual Connection

Being Radical – Deepening your Spiritual Connection

This post is the tenth in a series of posts exploring the 9 key factors that Dr Kelly Turner PhD found were present in the recoveries from advanced cancer that she studied in her book Radical Remission.
This is the post where we explore what a spiritual connection is, whether you believe in God or not, what to do to deepen it and what studies have shown to be the benefits.

Being in remission

The news I got the day before my birthday was that I am in remission. It sounds like good news. It is good news. But I wasn’t sure exactly what it meant. I asked the doctor who told me very simply that my lymphoma has responded to treatment. That doesn’t sound very conclusive to me. […]