Cancer Education Center

Welcome to the Slaggie Family Cancer Education Center page. Our goal is to empower patients and their supporters to become active partners in their health care by providing relevant information, increasing knowledge and learning from one another’s experiences. Follow the Cancer Education Center page and stay up-to-date as we post accurate and timely cancer-related information on topics such as cancer prevention, risks, treatments, clinical trials, end-of-life care and survivorship. No matter where you are in your journey, we are here to help.

 

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Sep 5, 2018

14th Annual Breast Cancer Awareness Walk - Registration Open

By Wendy Hanson, MPH @wendyhanson
Registration is now open for Join the Journey's 14th Annual Breast Cancer Awareness Walk! Registration will close on Friday, September 14th. WHEN: Sunday, September 16th, 2018 WHERE: Mayo High School - 1420 11th Avenue SE, Rochester, MN WHAT: Registration includes pre-walk event, t-shirt, 5-mile walk with supporters [...]
14th Annual Breast Cancer Awareness Walk - Registration Open
Aug 20, 2018

The Sandwich Generation

By Megan Roessler M. Ed. @meganroessler
Article contributed by Cancer Education Center staff member, Toni Kay Mangskau I am a member of the “Sandwich Generation”. Like so many people, I provide care to an aging parent and my children. The future is unpredictable, yet looking back, at age 16 I had a glimpse of [...]
The Sandwich Generation
Aug 15, 2018

LIVESTRONG at the YMCA: Support for Survivors in the Community

By Megan Roessler M. Ed. @meganroessler
Article contributed by Cancer Education Staff member, Tammy Adams Cancer is a life-changing condition that may take a toll on physical and emotional health. The LIVESTRONG Foundation has partnered with many local YMCAs to provide a structured, supportive, research-based physical activity and well-being program to help survivors move beyond [...]
LIVESTRONG at the YMCA: Support for Survivors in the Community
Aug 14, 2018

Tips for Cancer Survivors on Dating & New Relationships

By Megan Roessler M. Ed. @meganroessler
Entering into a new relationship can be a challenge with or without a cancer diagnosis. However, many people find that dating after a diagnosis of cancer is a much different experience than before. A few of the challenges might be: Dealing with physical changes from effects of [...]
Tips for Cancer Survivors on Dating & New Relationships

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