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Eat Right for Life Companion Cookbook to Benefit Foundation

Posted by PCF Admin on September 8th, 2011 | No Comments »
Dr. Ann_Cookbook Companion[1]

Healthy Eating - Ann Kulze, M.D., nationally recognized motivational speaker and renowned authority on nutrition, healthy living and disease prevention for donating proceeds from the sale of her new cookbook, Eat Right for Life, A Companion Cookbook.  For each Companion Cookbook purchased, Dr. Ann is donating $1.00 to the Foundation. The Companion Cookbook shatters the myth that cooking tasty and nutritious meals is a difficult task. It includes Dr. Ann’s favorite recipes (breakfasts, lunches, dinners, and desserts) from 20 years of family meal experience including all of her best tips, tricks and strategies. The Eating Right for Life Companion Cookbook is an excellent compliment to a healthy lifestyle and makes a great gift for friends and family. By purchasing the Companion Cookbook, you will be helping to stop cancer before it starts in two ways; by preparing healthy, nutritious and delicious meals and by supporting the cancer prevention and early detection research, education and community outreach efforts of the Prevent Cancer Foundation.

Updated Breast Health Education Materials Just in Time for Breast Cancer Awareness Month!

Posted by Sarah Abou-El-Seoud, Programs Associate on | No Comments »
Sarah AbouElSeoud

Early Detection - We are excited to announce that our recently revised Breast Health Education for Young Women materials, first released in 2008, are now available! The easy-to-use facilitator’s guide and DVD designed for interactive skill-based educational sessions may be useful resources for the health education that your organization may provide to young women. The information in the guide and in the video follows current breast cancer screening and breast self-awareness guidelines. The video covers the importance of detecting ...

Shannon Miller: How Early Detection Saved My Life

Posted by Liona Chan, Communications Associate on September 6th, 2011 | 1 Comment »
Shannon

Early Detection - With seven Olympic medals, nine World Championship medals and honored in eight Halls of Fame, Shannon Miller remains the most decorated U.S. gymnast of all time. [caption id="attachment_4886" align="alignright" width="195" caption="Shannon competing at the 1996 Olympic Games in Atlanta."][/caption] Reflecting on the 1996 Olympic Games in Atlanta may bring back memories of the “Magnificent 7,” the tiny but powerful U.S. Women’s Gymnastics team who captured gold for the U.S. in the team competition for the first time ...

Healthy Recipes: Crab Cake Burgers

Posted by Jim Wood, Director, Digital Media on September 2nd, 2011 | No Comments »
Crab Cake Burgers

Healthy Eating - Yield: 6 servings Servings: 6 Prep Time: 20 minutes Total Time: 20 minutes Recipe Description: These burgers have a true crab flavor that isn't masked by fillers or strong seasoning. Serve on a bun with tartar sauce or with a lemon-juice-dressed salad of greens, sprouts and sliced peaches. This recipe works best with convenient pasteurized crabmeat, usually found in the refrigerated case near the fish counter. If you prefer lump crabmeat, cut it into small, uniform pieces. Recipe Ingredients: 1 pound ...