Dance of Directions: A Cherokee Dance

Cancer Wellness Center Northbrook 215 Revere Dr, Northbrook

Christi Ione, RN, HTP The Dance of Directions is a slow-moving prayer to the earth and sky that clears the energetic pathways within the body to resonate with the land and the sacred Directions. It is a self-care practice of heart and intention that brings harmony to the body-mind and to the earth. It is […]

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Introduction to Stay Strong and Mahj On

Cancer Wellness Center Northbrook 215 Revere Dr, Northbrook

Join us for a four-week session to learn and play the game of Mah Jongg! Mahj can help with cognitive functioning and memory in addition to providing many social benefits. The first two sessions will be focused on teaching the rules and nature of the game. No experience necessary. Aft er learning how to play, […]

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Nutrition Toolkit 101

Cancer Wellness Center Northbrook 215 Revere Dr, Northbrook

A cancer diagnosis brings a lot of questions about nutrition and diet. Will I feel sick? Will I be able to eat normally? What should I eat to help my body fight cancer and heal? In this program the dietitian will offer tips about what to eat when you donђt feel well, and emphasize choices […]

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Walking Meditation at Botanic Garden

Cancer Wellness Center Northbrook 215 Revere Dr, Northbrook

NEW TIME: 10:30 am - 12:00 pm Join us for a sensory/nature meditation walk at the Chicago Botanic Garden on Lake Cook Road. Meet in the Visitor Center lobby and wear comfortable walking shoes and dress for the weather. If you are not a Garden member, the gatehouse will allow free entry to those attending […]

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Cancelled – Starting the Conversation: Identifying Values and Goals

Cancer Wellness Center Northbrook 215 Revere Dr, Northbrook

Program has been cancelled - topic will be addressed at the second part of the series scheduled on Thursday, October 4, 6:30 - 8:00 pm. To register for part 2, please click here. Join Dr. Mulcahy and Randi Belisomo, as they introduce the topic of end of life decision making through interactive conversation. They will […]

Introduction to Stay Strong and Mahj On

Cancer Wellness Center Northbrook 215 Revere Dr, Northbrook

Join us for a four-week session to learn and play the game of Mah Jongg! Mahj can help with cognitive functioning and memory in addition to providing many social benefits. The first two sessions will be focused on teaching the rules and nature of the game. No experience necessary. Aft er learning how to play, […]

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Hiking for Health & Happiness

Cancer Wellness Center Northbrook 215 Revere Dr, Northbrook

Kimberly Matthews, MA, LCPC Research demonstrates that outdoor exercise, such as hiking, offers health and well-being benefits. Join us at Ryerson Woods Forest Preserve, 21950 North Riverwoods Road, Riverwoods for a nature meditation followed by a two mile hike. Meet outside the Brushwood Center entrance by 10:30 _ promptness is important. Brushwood parking lot and […]

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An Introduction to Jin Shin Jyutsu

Cancer Wellness Center Northbrook 215 Revere Dr, Northbrook

Laurie Perkins, RMT, Integrative Healer; Julie Segall, LicAc, DiplCH Jin Shin Jyutsu is an ancient Japanese Healing Art which harmonizes body, mind, and spirit. It uses light touch on 26 specific locations called Energy Locks on each side of the body. In this monthly series, practitioners will introduce various hand placements to deal with the […]

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Therapy Dog Meet and Greet

Cancer Wellness Center Northbrook 215 Revere Dr, Northbrook

Join us for an informal meet and greet with certified therapy dogs from Rainbow Animal Assisted Therapy. There will be plenty of opportunity for hands-on interaction with the dogs, and to watch them show off their skills. Registration Required

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Nutrition Support Planning for Blood Cancer Patients

Cancer Wellness Center Northbrook 215 Revere Dr, Northbrook

Carolyn Lammersfeld, MBA, MS, RD, CSO, LD, Cancer Treatment Centers of America Nutritional status is associated with outcomes of cancer treatment. People who are well nourished often do better than those who are malnourished. A nutrition plan may help all people with cancer with symptom management and other outcomes during treatment. People with blood cancer […]

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