Cancer and the Environment
Posted: Jul 7, 2014

The complexity of cancer and its environmental links can be frightening and overwhelming. Researchers estimate that as many as 2 in 3 cases of cancer (67%) are linked to some type of environmental factor, including use or abuse of tobacco, alcohol and food, as well as exposures to radiation, infectious agents, and substances in the air, water and soil (

Lifestyle choices and precautions taken at home and the workplace can help reduce our exposure to these harmful... read more

Heather Borsa, RD, CSO, CD explains the cancer fighting health benefits of seasonal produce at the Farmer’s Market, South Bend.
To Market! To Market! To Learn About Food
Posted: Jun 23, 2014

What's on your grocery list?

Stocking your pantry and fridge with a variety of food rich in antioxidants and phytochemicals, cancer fighting nutrients, is an easy and effective way to help you prevent and fight cancer. Cancer fighting 'superfoods' include broccoli, cabbage, carrots, grapes, kale and raspberries just to name a few. Embracing healthy food and picking seasonal produce at the peak of freshness guarantees you a diet full of the highest nutritional... read more

Photos: 2014 Concert for the Cure at Beutter Park
Posted: Jun 13, 2014

Visit our Facebook page to view pictures from this year's Concert for the Cure at Beutter... read more

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