Help the CARE Survey Understand the Nutritional Needs of Cancer Survivors

Help the CARE Survey Understand the Nutritional Needs of Cancer Survivors

I recently received an email from Dr.Fang Fang Zhang, MD, PhD, Assistant Professor, Friedman School of Nutrition Science and Policy at Tufts University asking for my help getting the word out about her research. Dr. Zhang is a cancer epidemiologist studying the role of nutrition in cancer prevention and control. A recently published study co-written by Dr. Zhang showed that [...]

The Survivor’s Nest – 5 Tips to Make Your Home Party Ready

The Survivor’s Nest – 5 Tips to Make Your Home Party Ready

True hospitality comes from the heart, and is not the product of ostentatious and expensive material surroundings. Eleanor Roosevelt Opening your nest to friends and relatives during the holiday season should not be a stressful ordeal. You can make your home party ready and still have a great time by following my five tips: 1. Don't [...]

Hope & Progress at the 2nd Annual Komen Blogger Summit

Hope & Progress at the 2nd Annual Komen Blogger Summit

Two weeks ago, I attended my second, all-expense paid trip to Washington, DC, to attend the Annual Susan G. Komen Blogger Summit. I've been mulling over what I want to say about the experience and settled on the following: The pinkification of breast cancer is still a major issue for Komen; Komen still has a long way to [...]