James Roden is glad to be alive today after a very difficult diagnosis of advanced esophageal cancer. He is aware that the prognosis for patients with this type of cancer is not very good. “If I wouldn’t have had the chemo and radiation therapy at the cancer center before my surgery, it would have been a different story,” Roden says.
Seasonal vegetables, potatoes and spinach are used in this healthy and easy to make classic minestrone soup.
A simple and delicious Mediterranean inspired roasted chickpea wrap with refreshing tzatziki sauce.
Beautiful green salad featuring fresh oranges, goat cheese, almonds and radishes. A simple lemon dressing ties it all together.
Made with mashed roasted sweet potatoes and a crunchy pecan topping with an ooey gooey melted marshmallow center.
Some of our Wellness for Life participants created a beautiful Jackson Pollack style painting while taking a painting class at BLOOM Collaborative.
Fatigue is one of the most common side effects of cancer, occurring during and years after treatment. An analysis of the research now concludes that exercise may help cancer survivors with fatigue during and after treatment, even more than pharmaceutical options.
A diagnosis of a life-threatening illness such as cancer is almost universally experienced as stressful. The negative effects of stress on psychological and health outcomes have received much attention.
The long-term effects of smoking can cause much more damage to multiple organs and bodily functions, in addition to lung cancer, which is often associated with this dangerous habit.