• 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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  • Abby Henry
    1 year 2 months ago

    Lodging & Transportation Resources for Cancer Survivors

    As part of cancer treatment, you may make frequent trips to your cancer treatment center for appointments and treatment. If your treatment center isn’t close to home, this may mean extra transportation and lodging expenses.

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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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  • Lipscomb University Senior Blogs
    1 year 2 months ago

    A Comfort Food Recipe for Cancer Survivors

    Many people don’t consider getting enough nutrients or calories in their diet to be a pressing issue, but for people with a cancer diagnosis, it can be a daily struggle.

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  • Abby Henry
    1 year 2 months ago

    Medicare: The Basics

    Answers to some FAQs about Medicare coverage and enrollment.

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  • Ashley Charlton
    1 year 3 months ago

    Thank You for A Fantastic Year

    The Thanksgiving holiday is the perfect time to reflect on all of the accomplishments of the past year. At PearlPoint, we have much for which to be grateful. However, we could not have done any of our work without the generosity of our supporters.

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  • Gwen Spector, RN, BSN, COCN, CCP
    1 year 3 months ago

    Guidelines for Holiday Eating After Upper Digestive Surgery

    Holiday time can be challenging when you had surgery to remove all or part of your esophagus, stomach or pancreas. You can still eat many of the traditional holiday meals you enjoyed before you had your surgery but you will need to make adjustments.

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  • Lipscomb University Senior Blogs
    1 year 3 months ago

    8 Ways to “Boost” Your Food This Holiday Season

    Fall is finally here! The weather is getting cool, holidays are rapidly approaching, and pumpkin spice is back. Thanksgiving will be here soon and then Christmas. Before we know it, it’s the New Year.

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  • Abby Henry
    1 year 3 months ago

    The Great American Smokeout: Stop Smoking Together

    Every year on the third Thursday in November the American Cancer Society hosts the Great American Smokeout to encourage people to stop smoking together.

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