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Men’s Health Event

September 6, 2019 9:00 am - September 6, 2019 11:00 am

What’s Included: Testicular Screening Manual Prostate Exam Take Home FIT Test PSA Lab Draw Patient Education Pre-Registration Required:
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Women’s Cancer Screening

October 16, 2019 10:00 am - October 16, 2019 12:00 pm

What’s Included: Mammogram to be scheduled/completed at a later date as appropriate to the participant Manual Breast Exam Pap Test…
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Feeling Beautiful

October 7, 2019 1:00 pm - October 7, 2019 2:00 pm

Powerful Cancer Treatment Tools aren’t Always Prescribed by a Doctor Join us in Classroom 1 for Feeling Beautiful, a free…
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Feeling Beautiful

December 2, 2019 1:00 pm - December 2, 2019 2:00 pm

Powerful Cancer Treatment Tools aren’t Always Prescribed by a Doctor Join us in Classroom 1 for Feeling Beautiful, a free…
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List of Programs

Bereavement Support Group

To register or for more information, call Leigh Ann Ritter, 681.342.3259.

Butterfly Kiss

A group for those with breast cancer and their families/friends. For more information, call Peggy Johnson, 681.342.1810.

Cancer Genetics Testing

Discuss with your physician whether you would benefit from genetic testing. For more information or to register, call Maggie Lowther, 681.342.1804.

Cancer Survivorship Workshop

For all cancer survivors/family and friends. Important topics will be discussed which may include the following: communication, nutrition, spirituality, rehabilitation needs, financial issues, thoughts and feelings, and survivorship panel. For more information, call Maggie Lowther, 681.342.1804.

Celebration of Life

Annual cancer survivor program; invitations are sent to those patients treated at UHC. For more information, call Linda Carte, 681.342.1830.

Clinical Trials

For information on the clinical trials currently open and enrolling, call Sabrina Martin-Vernon, RN, 681.342.3440 or 304.293.6066.

Feeling Beautiful

Powerful Cancer Treatment Tools aren’t Always Prescribed by a Doctor

Join us in Classroom 1 for Feeling Beautiful, a free workshop where volunteer beauty professionals teach hands-on techniques to manage the visible side effects of cancer treatments that affect the skin, hair, and nails. Beauty care bags filled with cosmetics and beauty essentials are provided by iGoPink Foundation. To register or for information, contact Maggie Lowther, RN, BSN at (681) 342-1804.

FreshStart

A 4-session program to help individuals stop smoking or using smokeless tobacco. For more information or to register, call American Cancer Society, 1.800.ACS.2345.

Getting Through the Holidays

A program for those who have lost a loved one in the past year – grief workshop. For more information or to register, call Leigh Ann Ritter, 681.342.3259.

Learning to Live with Cancer

Your choice of an informational video or DVD. To obtain a copy, call Maggie Lowther, 681.342.1804.

Let’s Talk About Cancer with Kids

For kids who have a close relative who has been diagnosed with cancer. Tour Infusion Center, Radiation Oncology and inpatient unit as well as discuss feelings and emotions with a therapist. For more information or to register, call Maggie Lowther, 681.342.1804.

Look Good, Feel Better

A program where women with cancer can receive tips on makeup, hair, wigs and turbans. call Maggie Lowther, 681.342.1804.

Nutrition Information

Get answers or suggestions for your questions on nutrition. call Maggie Lowther, 681.342.1804.

Skin Cancer Screening

Location: The Cecil B. Highland, Jr. and Barbara B. Highland Cancer Center at UHC 327 Medical Park Drive PREREGISTRATION REQUIRED For additional information about skin cancer and to register, please call 1-800-607-8888

Voyager Newsletter

Informative cancer care newsletter. If you would like to be added to the mailing list or for more information, call Maggie Lowther, 681.342.1804.