HOPEful Living: Women's Cancer Support Group

Haywood Regional Health & Fitness Center
Sandi Riggs
Feb 17, 2015
4:00 PM - 5:30 PM
Lauren Teague

HOPEful Living meets monthly on the 3rd Tuesday from 4:00 – 5:30 pm at the Haywood Regional Health & Fitness Ctr. 2nd-floor classroom.

The Jan. 20th meeting will feature Lauren Teague, MHS, RD, LDN, who will speak about nutrition and diet for cancer patients and survivors.  She is a registered dietitian and diabetes educator at Haywood Regional Medical Center.  Lauren has her Master’s degree in Nutrition and Dietetics from WCU.  She loves teaching people about healthy eating and meal planning.

At our Feb. 17th meeting, Bart Paschal, M.D., will speak about new cancer treatments and suggestions for cancer survivors.  Dr. Paschal is a Medical Oncologist with 21st Century Oncology in Clyde.  He is Board Certified in Internal Medicine and Medical Oncology by the American Board of Internal Medicine.  He completed medical school and residency at LSU health Sciences Center and a fellowship in Medical Oncology at Bowman Gray School of Medicine.

All newly diagnosed women cancer patients or survivors and their friends or caregivers are welcome as we learn healthy lifestyles and have fun together.  If you need more information, contact Sandi at 627-9666 or Riggs_Sandi@msn.com.