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Food for Life: Cancer Project

41.6807968, -88.0847329


AdventHealth Bolingbrook
500 Remington Blvd
Bolingbrook, IL 60440
United States


Class Dates

Foods and Prostate Cancer Survival
Tuesday, November 1, 2022 6:00pm to 7:30pm

More than four decades ago, the United States declared a “war on cancer,” yet current statistics predict that during our lifetime, one in two men and one in three women will develop cancer. This amounts to 1.5 million people being diagnosed with cancer in the United States each year, and cancer causing nearly one-quarter of every death in America. Research has shown that more than one-third of all cancer deaths in the United States are due to poor diet, yet most are unaware of the connection. Faced with these startling statistics, the Physicians Committee for Responsible Medicine developed the Food for Life: Cancer Project curriculum to offer a new direction in battling this disease. The Food for Life: Cancer Project classes include information about how certain foods and nutrients work to promote or discourage cancer growth, along with demonstrations of simple recipes that can be easily re-created at home.

630-312-4299

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Your instructor: Jill Jennings