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Target Field Pitch for Prevention: Raising Awareness of Cancers that Can be Defeated

WHAT: Mayo Clinic, Fight Colorectal Cancer and Ed Randall’s Fans for the Cure will encourage baseball fans to “pitch in” to prevent prostate and colorectal cancer as the Minnesota Twins begin a three-game series against the Cleveland Indians at Target Field in Minneapolis on July 21. Pitch for Prevention is intended [...]

Created by Joe Dangor

Yoga Can Help Cancer Survivors Overcome Fatigue

Yoga helps cancer survivors with overall well-being Yoga can help cancer survivors overcome lack of energy and fatigue. Cancer survivors: Late effects of cancer treatment Cancer survivors can experience side effects long after their cancer treatment ends. Polycythemia vera Get the facts on this slow-growing type of blood cancer in [...]

Created by Dana Sparks

Tips for Cancer Survivors to Keep Cool in the Summer Heat

Tips for cancer survivors to keep cool in the summer heat Cancer survivors should be careful this season — there's potential for dehydration and sunburn. Try these tips to stay safe. Functional foods give a boost to your wellness Researchers are studying how certain foods — called functional foods — [...]

Created by Dana Sparks

Celebrating Cancer Survivors on the Mississippi River

LA CROSSE, Wis. Registration is now open for the second annual Big Blue Dragon Boat Race hosted by the Mayo Clinic Health System - Franciscan Healthcare. The race will take place on July 5, 2014, on the Mississippi River along La Crosse’s Riverside Park. The Dragon Boat Race is relatively new to [...]

Created by Dana Sparks

Letter Writing Can Benefit Cancer Survivors

The lost art of letter writing can benefit cancer survivors Researchers have found that people felt happier and less depressed after they made letter writing a weekly routine. Photodynamic therapy Learn about this cancer treatment that uses medications to make cancer cells vulnerable to special lights, such as lasers. Mayo [...]

Created by Dana Sparks

THURSDAY CONSUMER HEALTH TIPS

 How to tame your salt habit New year is a good time for cancer survivors to make new plan What is narcolepsy? Symptoms of a ruptured eardrum Facial hair: hirsutism

Created by Dana Sparks