Content Tagged: cancer

Donna Karan Visits the Farber Center

Last month, Donna Karan visited The Farber Center for Radiation Oncology, meeting the Farber team and patients, to see the integrative practice at work. Characteristically, Donna expressed interest in every aspect of the center including how patients find themselves at… Read more »

Jennifer Owens on Experiencing the UZIT Program

My Urban Zen Integrative Therapy (UZIT) experience as a practitioner and patient, simultaneously, has led to deeper understanding of my body and its capabilities and the need for loving-kindness from within. Though short lived, my time as a UZIT student… Read more »

A Gift to the Community

by Luana DeAngelis-Halpern, Founder/President of You Can Thrive! You Can Thrive! provides a weekly forum for community members to volunteer to help their neighbors with breast cancer receive access to integrative care, “when they need it most and can afford… Read more »

Thriving After Breast Cancer

The thing about breast cancer – it’s so close to the heart. And it has definitely felt that way to me. I have lost too many very important people in my life because of it. This isn’t a disease that… Read more »

Using Food to Navigate Cancer

This morning the Urban Zen Center was home to a wealth of healing wisdom and hands-on, experiential tools all designed to help patients and loved ones navigate cancer in a way that celebrates life and allows patients to “live beyond… Read more »

Exploring The Health Possibilities in Your Kitchen

On October 5th, the Survivors Compass — three women all touched by cancer both personally and professionally — will join Culinary Nutritionist, Stefanie Sacks at Urban Zen for a day of practical information and tools for those on their own… Read more »

Super Saturday 14

This summer has been all about Haiti, healing and the Hamptons and this Saturday I was able to experience it all with a very full day at Super Saturday, the Bridgehampton Polo Match and the Art for Life benefit. I… Read more »


I’m wildly proud to announce that my new book, Crazy Sexy Diet: Eat Your Veggies, Ignite Your Spark & Live Like You Mean it, is on bookshelves nationwide and available at Amazon! And thanks to you we became an Amazon… Read more »