Nutrition series offered to cancer survivors
The Samaritan Cancer Program is offering a nutrition series for cancer survivors called “That’s My Farmer” that teaches healthy shopping, eating locally and the impact of fresh, wholesome foods.
The series connect participants with fresh, local produce and provides a recipe book and engaging presentations from registered dietitians, health trainers and medical social workers. Local cancer survivors are welcome, no matter where they received treatment.
Sessions begin May 23. The cost to enroll is $20 per cancer survivor, and attendees can sign up for the Lincoln City or Newport series.
* Newport: Wednesdays, 5:30 to 7 p.m., May 23 to June 27
Center for Health Education (across from Samaritan Pacific Communities Hospital)
* Lincoln City: Thursdays, 5:30 to 7 p.m., July 12 to Aug. 16 Samaritan North Lincoln Hospital, MOB5
Registration is required. For more information or to register, contact the Samaritan Cancer Resource Center at CancerResourceCenter@samhealth.org or by calling 541-768-2171 or 541-812-5888.