Dr. Christine Horner, M.D., FACS

A Cancer Answers Global Summit Speaker
 

Natural Approaches to Breast Cancer Prevention

Dr. Horner outlines potentially life-saving information on research-proven natural approaches-what to do and what not to do-that can protect against breast cancer and improve chances of survival.

Dr. Christine Horner, M.D., FACS DR. CHRISTINE HORNER, M.D., FACS is board certified in both general and plastic surgery. Dr. Horner is a nationally recognized surgeon, author, expert in natural health, and a relentless champion for women's health. In the late 90's Dr. Horner spearheaded a national campaign to pass laws requiring insurance companies to pay for breast reconstruction following mastectomy. Her five-year effort led to laws in thirty-five states and a federal law passed by Congress on October 21, 1998. Her book Waking the Warrior Goddess: Dr. Christine Horner's Program to Protect Against and Fight Breast Cancer won the Independent Book Publishers Award 2006 for "Best Book in Health, Medicine, and Nutrition." Now in its third edition, the book presents a simple 30-step program to help women incorporate healthy lifestyle changes to protect against and fight breast cancer naturally. Dr. Horner has also received numerous awards including Glamour magazine's "WOW Woman of the Month" in February 1999. In 2000, Oprah recognized her as a part of her "Angel Network".

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