• Gwen Spector, RN, BSN, COCN, CCP
    9 months 3 weeks ago

    Ten Myths and Facts about Melanoma and Skin Cancer

    The month of May is Skin Cancer Awareness Month, and Monday May 1st is Melanoma Monday. Melanoma is the least common but most deadly skin cancer. Melanoma incidence rates have been rising for at least 30 years.

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  • Margaret Martin, RD, MS, LDN
    2 years 5 months ago

    Myth vs. Truth: Juicing

    Juicing is a MUST for cancer survivors

    False!

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  • Margaret Martin, RD, MS, LDN
    2 years 6 months ago

    Myth vs. Truth: Weight Loss

    Many of us have struggled with achieving or keeping a healthy weight in our adult years. So much of our energy, resources, and emotions are invested in our weight loss efforts. Then cancer happens. Suddenly, you are finally losing weight. That’s a good thing, right?

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  • Abby Henry
    2 years 6 months ago

    Myth vs. Truth: Survivorship

    The biggest myth about survivorship is that once treatment ends the cancer journey is over. For many, many cancer survivors the end of treatment is not the end of the struggle.

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  • Margaret Martin, RD, MS, LDN
    2 years 6 months ago

    Myth vs. Truth: Sugar and Cancer

    You shouldn’t eat sugar at all if you have cancer.

    False! You CAN have small amounts of sugar, even after a cancer diagnosis. Sugar does NOT cause cancer. The myth that sugar causes cancer gives sugar a bad name.

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

    Nutrition and Cancer: Reaching Beyond Fiction

    What‘s the truth about cancer and food?  How can I afford to eat to fight cancer? Can I really make a difference by choosing certain foods?  Why do friends tell me not to eat sugar? Do I have to buy foods at specialty stores and by mail-order to eat well?

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