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Increasing Holiday Cheer

Our dietician Mary Kay Holloway has a wonderful new article in the November issue of Healthy Cells Magazine.

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Rehab After Cancer article in Pantagraph

Cancer rehab helping patients to recover

“This program is for all cancer patients, not just breast cancer patients,” said Lisa Lowry, breast health navigator at the Community Cancer Center, Normal.

“All cancer patients can benefit from rehabilitation but to varying degrees, depending on their treatments,” Lowry said. “The more aggressive the treatments, the more potential benefit.

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Get the Facts Before Treatment for Breast Cancer

Read Lisa Lowry’s article featured in September’s issue of Healthy Cells Magazine.

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Labyrinth featured in the Pantagraph

We are pleased to announce the opening of our new outdoor Labyrinth. Please stop by and experience this addition to the Community Cancer Center. This healing tool is a walking path designed to treat mind, body and spirit. Read more about our meditation Labyrinth in the Pantagraph’s article.

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Exploring a Healing Garden

Preparing Your Advance Directive

Most of us spend considerable time planning for things like vacations or retirement, but don’t have much of a plan when it comes to our healthcare at the end of life. Does your family know your wishes if a healthcare crisis were to occur? Click here to learn more about preparing your advance directive.

Cancer During The Holidays

The holidays are generally a time to celebrate, rejoice, and renew connections with friends and family. When you have cancer, however, the season can be an exceptionally stressful time. when coping with cancer. Feelings can be confusing during this time and even overwhelming. The following suggestions are designed to help people with cancer cope with the holiday season.

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Moderation Key in Reducing Meat In Diets, Cancer Risk

You may have heard that the World Health Organization recently announced a connection between processed meat and cancer. Listen to Community Cancer Center Dietitian Mary Kay Holloway talking with WGLT’s Mike McCurdy about the benefits of reducing red and processed meat in diets.

Listen to the interview here.