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Prevent Cancer announces exciting new partnership with Dr. Ann!

Posted by Rebecca Evans on December 5th, 2013 | No Comments »
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Foundation News - The Prevent Cancer Foundation is pleased to announce a new partnership with respected wellness expert Dr. Ann Kulze, M.D. Dr. Ann is a highly esteemed physician, best-selling author and motivational speaker. She is a former member of Prevent Cancer’s Board of Directors and a current member of our Medical Advisory Board. The new resources cover a variety of health and wellness topics including healthy eating, smart grocery shopping, getting picky kids to eat right and staying active. With her formal training in both nutrition and medicine and her extensive “hands on” experience as a wife, mother of four and trusted family doctor, Dr. Ann provides one-of-a-kind and “real world” nutrition and wellness information. “We are extremely excited to begin this new partnership with Dr. Ann,” said Jan Bresch, Prevent Cancer Foundation Vice President and Chief Operating Officer. “Her knowledge and experience will be invaluable in furthering Prevent Cancer’s mission of saving lives through cancer prevention and early detection.” The new resources are now available at preventcancer.org/prevention/health-wellness-dr-ann. We will also be featuring Dr. Ann’s articles, tips and recipes on our social media channels for even more healthy living information throughout the year. Prevent Cancer’s Dr. Ann Pinterest board Happy and healthy during the holidays infographic  

Happy and healthy during the holidays (Infographic)

Posted by Will Mellor, Graphic Design Manager on December 4th, 2013 | 1 Comment »
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Wellness - Studies show that weight gained during the holiday season isn’t lost during the rest of the year. Temptations are everywhere in the month of December – holiday cookies and copious amounts of eggnog provide zero nutritional value. Don’t let the holiday season destroy your health! We created this infographic using Dr. Ann’s article Staying Healthy During the Holidays to provide you with helpful tips for maintaining your health during the craze of holiday festivities. You’ll be ...

#GivingTuesday: It can save your life

Posted by Rebecca Evans, Communications Assistant on December 2nd, 2013 | No Comments »
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#GivingTuesday - Holidays are a time for celebrating, loving and giving – not living in fear. The word “cancer” inflicts fear in millions of Americans every day. In 2013 alone, 580,000 people will die from the disease, taking away the mothers, fathers, spouses, siblings, children and friends we hold especially dear to our hearts during this season. Research shows that up to 60 percent of cancer cases and more than 50 percent of cancer deaths are preventable. ...

Celebrate Thanksgiving on a lighter note

Posted by Liona Chan on November 27th, 2013 | No Comments »
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Healthy Eating - The holidays are generally a fairly indulgent time of year. While giving up some of your favorites can be difficult, navigate this year’s Thanksgiving with some helpful ideas from the Prevent Cancer Foundation and wellness expert Dr. Ann. Stay healthy and substitute some of those heavy dishes with these lighter alternatives. Original: Mashed potatoes Dr. Ann refers to mashed potatoes and other starchy foods made from white flour as the “Great White Hazards.” This holiday favorite has ...