• Abby Henry
    1 week 3 days ago

    Valentine’s Day Ideas for the Cancer Survivor in Your Life

    Happy Valentine’s Day! Have you still not gotten a present for your Valentine? Fear not! Here are a few ideas for easy, personal gifts that take into consideration the special needs of cancer patients.

    Bake a healthy treat to share with your Valentine.

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  • Abby Henry
    2 months 5 days ago

    5 Easy Gift Ideas for Cancer Survivors

    The holiday season is in full swing! Still scrambling to find some last minute gifts? Check out our 5 easy ideas for the cancer survivors in your life.

    Warm blanket, socks, or hat

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  • Gwen Spector, RN, BSN, COCN, CCP
    2 months 1 week ago

    Dress Up Your Nutritional Supplement Drinks for the Season

    ‘Tis the season to be festive but not everyone can eat or drink the traditional holiday foods and beverages when battling cancer and dealing with its side effects.

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  • Margaret Martin, RD, MS, LDN
    2 months 2 weeks ago

    Tastes of the Holidays

    It’s that holly, jolly time of the year. The festive decorations are here as are the food celebrations and traditions we enjoy. Much of the winter holidays revolve around food, beverages, and sharing meals with those we love. What if your taste buds aren’t celebrating with you?

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  • Abby Henry
    3 months 1 week ago

    Making the Most of Thanksgiving Leftovers

    Thanksgiving is just right around the corner! Soon you’ll be enjoying a delicious meal with your family and friends. You may already be daydreaming about turkey, gravy, mashed potatoes, green bean casserole, cranberry sauce, and pumpkin pie.

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  • Margaret Martin, RD, MS, LDN
    8 months 9 hours ago

    Perfect Picnic for the Fourth of July

    What’s your go-to summer celebration? Do you plan family or neighborhood dinners? How about attending a ceremony or parade to honor those brave men and women who have served in the United States military? Do you have pool parties, picnics, and BBQs? Do you take a trip to the beach or lake?

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  • Margaret Martin, RD, MS, LDN
    9 months 2 weeks ago

    Joy To Mothers

    In honor of Mother's Day, enjoy this sonnet written by PearlPoint's own Margaret Martin, MS, RD, LDN, CDE, for all the mothers who care for adults impacted by cancer. Being caregiver for someone diagnosed with cancer is a difficult job, practically and emotionally. Thank you for all that you do!

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  • Lipscomb University Senior Blogs
    1 year 2 months ago

    How To Incorporate Cancer-Fighting Foods into Your Holiday Dishes

    When we think of the holidays, it’s easy to think only of the Thanksgiving turkey or the Christmas ham. But, side dishes offer a great opportunity to bring nutrient-rich foods to the table! Brightly colored foods are rich in nutrients, minerals, and phytochemicals that can help fight cancer.

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  • Lipscomb University Senior Blogs
    1 year 2 months ago

    Enjoying Holiday Traditions During Cancer Treatment

    The holidays are a time for traditions, and those traditions often revolve around food. Everyone has their favorite treats. I spend all year looking forward to my mom’s French puffs that she bakes every Christmas morning without fail.

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  • Margaret Martin, RD, MS, LDN
    1 year 2 months ago

    Simplify Your Holiday Feast

    Holidays are usually merry and bright, but cancer treatments can cast a shadow on the holiday cheer.  You may still crave the taste, look, or smells of your favorite holiday foods, but you may not have the energy to put in the effort required to throw a holiday feast.

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