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Cancer survivor course offered

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SAVANNAH, GA (WTOC) -

The Nancy N. and J.C. Lewis Cancer & Research Pavilion at St. Joseph's/Candler has launched a new class to help cancer survivors.

The free, six-week workshop is designed specifically to help cancer survivors make the transition from active treatment to post-treatment care.  

Health care professionals, nutritionists and fitness experts will speak on topics that are tailored to each participant's ability training in relaxation, stress management and nutritious eating. It will answer many questions about cancer survivorship post-cancer treatment.

Session schedule:

  • Session 1: Get Back to Wellness: Take control of your Survivorship
  • Session 2: Exercise for Wellness: Customized Exercise
  • Session 3: Emotional Health and Well Being: From Patient to Survivor
  • Session 4: Nutrition Beyond Cancer
  • Session 5: Medical Management Beyond Cancer: What You Need to Know
  • Session 6: Life Beyond Cancer

The class runs from 9:30 a.m. to noon on Thursday from Jan. 23 to , every Feb. 27. Refreshments are provided. The classes will be held at the Nancy N. and J.C. Lewis Cancer & Research Pavilion at 225 Candler Dr.

To register, call 912.819.6404, email fournierje@sjchs.org or sign up online at www.cancerpavilion.com/cancersurvivorship.

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