Leaders We Respect
Making a Difference
Below is a growing list of dedicated, caring leaders playing a significant role in alternative cancer education, prevention, treatment and/or cure. This list is a work in progress, so if you’re not listed here and should be, contact us:
The “Cancer Tutor,” is one of the most knowledgeable individuals in cancer today.
Few know more than Mr. Kehr and are willing to share it. Find him at www.CancerTutor.com.
The guru at www.Cancer-Prevention.net and www.CancerFightingStrategies.com.
Mr. Harrison is a wealth of knowledge regarding supplements that kill cancer and other diseases.
Dr. Veronique Desaulniers
Dr. V brings a unique approach to Health and Wellness with an extensive background in various fields of “Energy Medicine”, specializing in Bio-Energetics, Meridian Stress Analysis, Homeopathy, Digital Thermography and Chiropractic. After 30 years in active practice, she decided to “retire” and devote her time to sharing her personal, non-toxic healing journey with Breast Cancer. Her years of experience and research have culminated as “The 7 Essentials,” a step by step guide for healing and preventing Breast Cancer Naturally. Visit her web site here and read the story that has touched the lives of thousands of women around the globe.
Independent Cancer Research Foundation
A not-for-profit organization that continues its research into non-allopathic remedies for cancer and the protection of these therapies, treatments and cures. Mike Vrentas and Webster Kehr are the driving forces behind this organization. They are the authors of the Overnight Cancer Cure (OCC) and are knowledgeable of over 300 successful cancer treatments. Find the ICRF at www.New-Cancer-Treatments.org.
Breast Cancer Action
This organization "demands accountability" for breast cancer and cancer-related issues in the U.S. From their website:
"The cancer industry consists of corporations, organizations, and agencies that diminish or mask the extent of the cancer problem, fail to protect our health, or divert attention away from the importance of finding and working to prevent the disease. BCA speaks freely and truthfully about the politics of breast cancer and the cancer industry as a whole, because we adhere to a strict corporate contributions policy that prohibits us from taking funds from any organization that profits from or contributes to cancer." http://BCAction.org/
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Ed Johnson, J.D., Chairman
Ed Johnson is a former Assistant U.S. Attorney, Deputy Chief, Civil Section, U.S. Department of Justice, Western District of Texas, and is the former Pres/CEO of the 18th largest law firm in San Antonio, TX during the 1990's. He worked directly with Hon. John H. Wood, Jr., U.S. District Judge, and Hon. William S. Sessions, (former Director of the FBI), and has represented former Presidents Lyndon B. Johnson, Gerald R. Ford, and Richard M. Nixon in the U.S. District Courts.
His Biography appears in several Marquis Publications: Who's Who in the World, Who's Who in America, Who's Who in American Law, Who's Who in Finance & Industry, and in The Biltmore Who's Who 2006 Registry of Executives.
In 1990, he founded and was the President & CEO, and the Senior Managing Shareholder of one of the Top 20 Law firms in San Antonio, Texas. He retired from the Firm in 2000, to concentrate on building a large international Health and Wellness business. Today, his business operations are growing by leaps and bounds all over the world.
He is featured in a popular recent 90 minute Health & Wellness Movie documentary, "Sweet Misery in a Poisoned World,” and in several publications, including 2 best selling books. He served on the President's Executive Advisory Board of a Top 100, Inc. 500 Company, and reached a Top Position in an 8 Billion Dollar Company. He has served as a Director of The American Cancer Society (San Antonio Chapter), as Chairman of Fund Raising for The American Heart Association, and as a Scoutmaster for the Boy Scouts of America.
Some of his past business ventures include owning and operating two Texas Oil Exploration Companies, a Real Estate Syndication Company, two NASD Licensed Broker Dealers, a Venture Capital Company, an Investment Banking Company, a Real Estate Limited Partnership Marketing Company, and his Top 20 Law Firm. Additionally, he served as Joint Venture Manager, and General Partner in several multi-million dollar Real Estate, Medical R& D, and Oil & Gas Limited Partnerships. In the 1990s he hosted a weekly Television Program, and a Radio Talk Show, has written and published many articles, and has spoken nationally and internationally to Business Owners and Leaders, and was recently a featured Speaker at the National Convention of the US Chief Petty Officers Association, on the Subject of Health and Wellness.
Ed Johnson is an accomplished business entrepreneur. He now owns and operates two natural health and wellness businesses doing business in 10 Nations, with a combined annual sales volume of over $5 million. He says: "...It's a well known fact that Health and Wellness can help people to Rise Above the Current Recession, and to not participate in it. This has become more important now than ever before."
Wade T. Lightheart
Wade T. Lightheart, CSNA, is a 3-time Natural National Bodybuilding Champion who has won over 13 titles in 5 different weight classes while following a completely plant based diet. His books, CDs, DVDs and information products have sold in over 100 countries. His latest book, "Staying Alive in a Toxic World", co-written with Katrine Volynksy, outlines his unique and easy-to-follow A.W.E.S.O.M.E Health System that clearly demonstrates how to achieve outstanding improvements in health regardless of your age, genetics, gender, budget, or current state of well-being.
A student of Dr. David Hawkins and legendary Indian Teacher Paramahansa Yogananda, Wade observes a daily practice of spirituality which fuses the universal spiritual principles of all religions. Not aligned for or against any religion or sect he jokingly calls himself a Christian Zendu: Born a Christian, with a Hindu soul, practicing Zen non-duality in the world.
Wade inspires and coaches others to realize their potential through the use of practical and powerful health technologies, combined with a professional life that is in alignment with one's higher purpose and inner emotional guidance. This ultimately leads to a spiritually based life which continuously evolves with one's consciousness.
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Dr. Leonard Coldwell, M.D.
Leonard Coldwell is considered as one of the leading authorities of self-help education for cancer patients and is called by many, the world’s leading expert on cancer. Dr. Leonard Coldwell is the most widely endorsed holistic and alternative doctor in America today. His cure rate for so called incurable diseases in Europe is legendary. After sixteen years as a General Practitioner in Europe, Dr. Coldwell left general practice to concentrate on his applied research in stress and stress related diseases, with particular emphasis on cancer and other “incurable” diseases.
While in Europe, Dr. Coldwell was the author of eight best selling books, countless articles, and hundreds of self-help audio programs. He remains a syndicated columnist with more than seven million readers and continues to author one of the most successful and widely distributed self-help newsletters in Europe. Over two million people have attended his life enhancing seminars. An independent statistical institute estimated that Dr. Coldwell worked with over 35,000 patients.
He hosts the widely popular radio show The Dr. Coldwell Report. He and his co-host, Kelly Wallace, bring you eye-opening and health-saving shows on modern day issues that affect the world. He has some of the most sought after guests covering topics related to health, healing, and fighting for patients’ rights. With a listener base in the tens of thousands each week, Dr. Coldwell is one of the leading voices when it comes to staying well and keeping well naturally.
Dr. Leonard Coldwell is a strong supporter of our troops. He was the keynote speaker at the Rally for the Troops,“Let Freedom Ring.” His powerful speech was broadcast worldwide by Clear Channel Radio and constantly repeated due to popular demand. He is recognized by U.S. President George W. Bush, the U.S. Congress, and the South Carolina Governor, as well as senators, congressmen and the leaders of a Veterans organization as well as many churches across the country. His support for the MUSC ended with a standing ovation. President Barack Obama also thanked Dr. Coldwell for his support.
In 2000, Dr. Coldwell made the decision to invest his time, knowledge and experience in teaching and consulting to help make a better world for children and parents. Through his children’s foundation he is helping teachers, parents and children deal with stress and drugs in the local schools. Further, he is well into the planning stages for the world’s largest most comprehensive health resort. His plan is to house every mainstream, alternative, holistic and integrated therapy system in one location so that patients will have access to state of the art healing arts and practices in a wellness setting unique to the world.
Finally, Dr. Coldwell is in the final stages of completing multimedia self-help library that addresses all aspects of life and the human condition. The system is called the Library of Life.
Dr. Betty Martini
Dr. Betty Martini is the founder of the worldwide volunteer force, Mission Possible World Health International, which is committed to removing the deadly chemical aspartame from our food. Out of 10,000 consumer complaints, the FDA has compiled a list of 92 symptoms of “Aspartame Disease,” including death. That symptom list is available from the FDA through the Freedom of Information Act. Betty began Mission Possible International in 1993.
Thousands of Americans are addicted to this substance which breaks down into methyl alcohol, formaldehyde, formic acid (ant sting venom) and a long list of other poisons including diketopiperazine, a brain tumor agent. Brain tumors, lupus, MS, seizures, damaged infants and immeasurable damage to human DNA that desolates future generations, are the curses of aspartame. “Worst of all,” Dr. Martini says, “It’s not a diet product. Aspartame defeats the brain’s ability to detect serotonin so [people] crave carbohydrates. And because of the damage to the hypothalamus some consumers suddenly drop dead. This may be associated with recent sudden death of athletes.” An award winning website called DORway.com by David Rietz offers a river of aspartame facts containing much of Dr. Martini’s work. On this site you‘ll also find Dr. Blaylock’s paper entitled “Aspartame, MSG and Other Excitotoxins and the Hypothalamus.”
In l984 Dr. H. J. Roberts, M.D., was recognized by the national medical publication “Practice 84,” as the best doctor in the United States. He recently published a 1,000 page medical text: “Aspartame Disease: An Ignored Epidemic”—the most comprehensive study in the world on aspartame. He dedicated this work to Dr. Martini who herself, has collected thousands of case histories on the damage done by aspartame. Martini is considered an international authority on this subject.
Dr. Martini has three grown children, two sons and a daughter who is a missionary. Her husband, Don, is an ordained minister. They perform this work as an expression of the love of neighbor the Bible teaches, and have nothing to sell and no financial motivation. Betty’s work is pure charity which she explains with this quote: “Deliver those being taken away to death and those staggering to the slaughter. O may you hold them back. In case you should say ‘Look! We did not know of this’ will not He that is making an estimate of the hearts discern it and pay back to earthling man according to his activity?” Proverbs 24:11
Visit Betty at the National Health Federation website at:
Cherie Calbom, MS, CN
Cherie Calbom has a Master of Science degree in nutrition from Bastyr University. She has practiced as a clinical nutritionist, and as a celebrity nutritionist for George Foreman and Richard Simmons. Known as "The Juice Lady" for her work with juicing and detoxification, her juice therapy and cleansing programs have been popular for more than a decade. Cherie became known as George Foreman's nutritionist and the other spokesperson for the George Foreman grills and has appeared in numerous George Foreman Grill Infomercials and on QVC for the past thirteen years.
Cherie is the author of nineteen books including "The Juice Lady's Turbo Diet," "The Juice Lady's Weekend Weight Loss Diet," "The Juice Lady's Living Foods Revolution," and "The Complete Cancer Cleanse," along with the bestseller "Juicing for Life." Other best-selling books by Cherie include: "The Coconut Diet, George Foreman's Knock Out the Fat Barbecue & Grilling Cookbook," "The Juice Lady's Guide to Juicing for Health," "The Ultimate Smoothie Book" and "Juicing, Fasting, and Detoxing for Life." The AACI welcomes Cherie as our official expert on detoxification for cancer patients (and cancer prevention) with raw juices.
Dr. Dave Carpenter
Dr. Carpenter is a Naturopathic Doctor and Acupuncturist with over 25 years of clinical experience. He has worked with tens of thousands of individuals and has spent a good portion of his life teaching the principles of health and wellness. He received his Bachelor of Science in Natural Health from Clayton College of Natural Health and his doctorate from the University of Victoria and from the Central States College of Health Sciences (the oldest Naturopathic school in America). He is Nationally Board certified as a Naturopathic Doctor and is also a member of the Idaho Naturopathic Medical Association as well as the International Association of Medical Acupuncturists. He is past president and member of the Board of Directors of the International Iridology Practitioners Association and serves on the Science Advisory Board for Asea, LLC. He is an author and has books published in 13 languages. His clinic, Path To Health, is in Idaho Falls, ID.
Elizabeth Plourde, Ph.D., C.L.S.
Dr. Plourde is a licensed Clinical Laboratory Scientist, with a B.S. in Biological Sciences, M.A. in Psychology, and Ph.D. in Psychology.
This training in the fields of both medicine and psychology is augmented by invaluable experience gained while working with cutting-edge medical research laboratories for over a decade.
The author’s well-rounded education and professional expertise provided the background necessary to research the 100 year history of medical literature encompassing these operations, and enables Dr. Plourde to compile the information in an easily understandable format for all women.
Her 20 years of research and expertise in the field of women’s health has resulted in her appearances on ABC’s20/20, Berman & Berman: For Women Only, Good Morning America, The Gary Null Show, and numerous network news programs and radio shows across the country.
She has also guest lectured at colleges and universities, as well as women’s groups internationally.
Dr. Edmund A. Sulkowski, B.A., D.M.D
Dr. Edmund Sulkowski earned a Doctor of Medical Dentistry Degree from Case Western Reserve University School of Dental Medicine and a Bachelor of Arts Degree from Washington and Jefferson College. Advocating Biological Dentistry and its holistic approach via television, radio and lecturing, he values his association with both the International Academy of Biological Dentistry and Medicine and the International Academy of Oral Medicine and Toxicology. Edmund is host of “Let’s Talk Healthy Pets”, a local cable TV/internet show diverse in topics but dedicated to a holistic approach for animal and human wellness. Always an educator, he is a regular monthly guest on the radio health show “Sunny Spot” addressing body systems, health issues, and natural solutions. Asked once how he seems to be at such ease when lecturing or in front of a camera, he answered that after his involvement as an officer in student body government and then delivering the commencement speech, all hesitation and fears ceased. He went on to say when your only goal is to help and speak the truth as you know it, all other concerns are incidental and disappear. As a published author of many articles in various industry magazines and newsletters, and as a recognized national lecturer on health and wellness, Edmund strives to educate promoting health awareness. He was the Chief Operating Officer of Phoenix Nutritional Supplements Inc. and Healthy Pet Systems for 8 years also formulating Longevity Formula 37 and FlexR 8X Joint Health Formula. Being a formulator of nutritional supplements and a holistic nutritional consultant, Edmund has help educate many people including various celebrities. Dr. Sulkowski is well rooted in health and education. As a dental student, he worked on a graduate periodontic research project and was a teaching assistant in Prostodontics . Upon graduation, he became an Associate Clinical Instructor in Operative Dentistry. He has guest lectured in Universities on such topics as Facial Development and Oral Cancer. His interest and post graduate studies include certifications from the Mid-America Orthodontic Society and the American Orthodontic Society as well as the American Dental Society of Anesthesiology. Dr. Sulkowski practiced General Dentistry with his brother Dr. William Sulkowski D.M.D., was in private practice and later was with Allegheny Dental Orthodontic Practice. In addition he has appeared on various local TV and radio shows such as Lets Talk Dentistry, The Chat, KRLA Los Angeles and WKHB Pittsburgh.
Edmund’s life changed abruptly with a disabling illness, loss of half of his small intestine and the inability to eat solid food. As he says, “medicine saved my life but did not know how to keep me alive”, and after a month in the hospital was sent home under nurses’ care and given the suggestion to get his affairs in order. This not only changed his life, it fostered a medical paradigm shift toward a natural holistic approach to health and wellness. This life saving decision drove him into years of study and self experimentation with vitamins, minerals and healing herbs. What followed was a dramatic improvement in health and then the desire to shout to the world that you too can improve your health, wellness, quality of life and overcome illness when treating the root cause not just the symptom. Edmund always speaks to the importance of a properly functioning thyroid and proper PH in the prevention and control of disease. He often starts his lectures saying, “allopathic medicine certainly is with merit and can be life saving but wellness somehow has become the practice of Frankenstein Medicine, as we cut it, sew it, or suppress it.”
These experiences have lead Edmund on a completely different path in life.
Dr. Sulkowski is a driven leader in the dental/medical health field and is an eager contributor of his extensive knowledge and experience.
Judy Seeger, N.D.Naturopathic doctor, Judy Seeger educates people about their health and empowers them to heal themselves in a very organic way. With more than thirty years in the field of alternative medicine, she is extraordinarily experienced at helping people achieve a greater level of wellness.
Dr. Seeger was the director at River of Life Health Center, a Holistic Health Clinic. As director she has developed a Two Step Health Plan System that increases health and quality of life for patients with skin, lung, skin, breast, ovarian, prostate, liver, colon, brain and pancreatic cancers.
Dr. Seeger specializes in and offers nearly every clinically proven natural healing therapy like Hyperbaric Oxygen therapy, Ozone Therapy, Colon Hydrotherapy, Herbal Therapy, and Enzyme Therapy. She’s also authored two books, both of which are available exclusively in an electronic format. These books, The Ultimate Guide to Natural Cancer Cures and Shatter Your Gallstones are insightful extensions of Dr. Seeger’s brilliant and talented knowledge base. Along with these books, she’s also created training videos, instructional CD’s, conducting teleseminars and webinars.
A unique pioneering professional in the field of alternative medicine, Dr. Seeger’s primary focus is on cancer. Dr. Seeger has developed an easy to follow Health Plan that she shares with her patients. Her plan outlines exactly how to super boost the immune system to reverse this deadly disease. Her passion and inspiration came from her own family members who were afflicted with the disease. Even as a child, she knew there must be another way, and so she allocates a great deal of her time to searching, traveling and testing what alternative medicine works and what doesn’t.
Most recently Dr. Seeger is conducting extensive and groundbreaking herbal research in the Amazon Rainforest. She’s also continually developing mass media outreach programs. Her Cancer Winner Radio show is a broadcast radio show during which she interviews former cancer patients who overcame their disease using alternative therapies. She’s also working on an online television show, Cancer Answers. In these online video segments experts in the field of cancer research will share experience and advice with patients.
Dr. Veronique DesaulniersDr. Veronique Desaulniers, better known as “Dr. V,” has maintained successful practices in the Wellness Field since 1979. She also serves the AACI/IWARC as our Georgia State Ambassador.
She graduated from Life Chiropractic College in Atlanta, GA, in December 1979. For the next 20 years she practiced in middle GA, attracting patients from all over North America and as far as Europe and Africa. The last 10 years of her practice, she focused on a Women’s Wellness Center.
Because of her passion for health and wellness, Dr. V undertook extensive studies in various fields of “Energy Medicine.” Specializing in Bio-Energetics, Meridian Stress Analysis, Homeopathy, Digital Thermography and Chiropractic, Dr. V brings a unique approach to Health and Wellness.
After 30 years in active practice, she decided to “retire” and devote her time to sharing her personal, non-toxic healing journey with Breast Cancer. Her years of experience and research have culminated as “The 7 Essentials,” a step by step guide for healing and preventing Breast Cancer Naturally.
Visit her web site here and read the story that has touched the lives of thousands of women around the globe.