Karyn Huemoeller


In September of 2007, I received a call that I did not want to receive. My breast cancer had returned. A growth was found in my liver along with a small growth in a lymph node near the original site of my breast cancer. I was also HER2 positive which is a more aggressive type of breast cancer. My diagnosis officially made me a Stage IV cancer patient. I knew the full meaning of that diagnosis and set about my course to finding superior treatment. I was sure about one thing. I would do whatever it took to heal and rid my body of disease. I rejected the limitations of conventional medicine along with its statistics and classification systems. It was necessary to think “outside the box” to regain my life. I knew I must find individualized and personal care. The Block Center provides a whole body approach along with chemotherapy. Cancer is a complex disease and it requires a complex approach.

I am forever grateful to the founders of the Block Center for creating a place of healing. This is also a place of hope and teaching. Hope is expressed daily by caregivers. I was surrounded with positive words and encouraged to make significant life changes. Words and attitudes can be incredibly powerful and I know they were instrumental in my healing. I cannot give enough praise to the staff. It is obvious they are hand-picked and the cream of the crop in their fields. Under the care of the Block Center, I stayed healthy during 6 months of chemo treatments and did not experience any sickness or tiredness whatsoever. Uniquely, chemo is given only after nutrition is administered. I flourished during what was described as a difficult chemo regimen. I was able to maintain a rigorous schedule as a business owner.

I have learned to make my body inhospitable to cancer. In March of 2008, just after my 46th birthday, there was no sign of cancer in my body. I will continue to study and work with the gifted Block Team to remain cancer free. Cancer can be reversed.

Finally, I thank God for all, including the Block Center.

Karyn Huemoeller

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Founded over 30 years ago, the Block Center is one of the world’s leading cancer treatment facilities. An outpatient clinic specializing in the treatment of the entire range of cancers, we are dedicated to providing a caring and healing environment.

Our individualized programs are designed to give you, the patient, the best opportunity to live better and to improve the overall quality of your life while you undergo treatment.


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