Health in Harmony
May 2017
Massey's Dr. Algin Garrett helps explain why men are diagnosed with skin cancer more frequently than women in this article in the Chesterfield Observer. 
It's almost berry picking time! This month's Recipe Corner features sweet blueberry quesadillas and a strawberry and spinach salad.

Resource Highlight
Come learn about Massey's Integrative Health program and the health and wellness and supportive care resources available to our patients and their caregivers. In addition to experts representing a variety of resources, there will also be door prizes and healthy food samples.
Farm Stand Photo
May 18 at 5:30pm
Alicia Zukas, M.D., neuro-oncologist at Massey, will host a free seminar about how plants are being used to combat all sorts of diseases from cancer to dementia. Register online or call (804) 628-0041 for more information.
Thursdays at 10am
Tricycle Gardens will be selling locally grown produce at the corner of Marshall and College Streets every Thursday during the growing season, weather permitting.
Join Massey's experts at the Richmond Public Library for a talk about changes impacting body image, sexuality and emotions that come with a breast cancer diagnosis and treatment.
More Workshops & Events
View our events calendar or call (804) 828-8478 for more information. 

Beyond the Diagnosis
May 2 at 5pm
This workshop focuses on overcoming the financial obstacles that often accompany a cancer diagnosis.
Bosom Buddies is a breast cancer support group open to all patients, survivors and caregivers.

Chemo 101
May 11 at 11am
Join us for an overview of chemotherapy, its side effects and tips on managing those side effects. Feel free to bring your lunch! 

May 25 at 6pm 
A monthly group providing education and support for laryngectomees and their caregivers.
Women's Cancer Support Group
Wednesdays at 5:30pm
This group is for women who are newly diagnosed and have school age children.
Weekdays in May
The Healthy Living and Learning Center at the Petersburg Public Library offers a variety of free weekly wellness classes.
Save the Date!
Mark your calendars for a series of four weekly workshops in June all about the connection between nutrition and cancer survivorship!
Massey does not endorse all integrative health practices. We only recommend those that are known to be safe and have the potential to improve health when used alongside, and never in place of, professional medical care. All cancer patients are advised to consult with their physician before starting any integrative health practice, as some may interfere with medical care. Please call (804) 828-8478 for more information about our Integrative Health program. 
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