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30 06, 2013

Omega-3 Supplements May Prevent Skin Cancer

By | 2013-06-30T10:09:46+00:00 June 30th, 2013|Morag's desk|Comments Off on Omega-3 Supplements May Prevent Skin Cancer

From a good diet perspective consuming omega-3 fish oils can help to prevent skin cancer! This study performed by a team of researchers at the University of Manchester and funded by the Association of International Cancer Research study, and published in The American Journal of Clinical Nutrition, revealed that consuming regular doses of fish oils increases immunity to [...]

27 06, 2013

Basal Cell Carcinoma – Some Promising Results

By | 2013-06-27T16:14:16+00:00 June 27th, 2013|Morag's desk|Comments Off on Basal Cell Carcinoma – Some Promising Results

Vismodegib is intended for use in adult patients with locally advanced basal cell cancer who are not candidates for surgery or radiation and for patients whose cancer has metastasized. BCC is usually curable if the lesions are restricted to a small area of the skin. However, in rare cases, the lesions can become disfiguring, invade [...]

21 06, 2013

Ask An Expert – Cancer

By | 2013-06-21T09:49:38+00:00 June 21st, 2013|Morag's desk|Comments Off on Ask An Expert – Cancer

Here is an excellent article that should be read by every spa therapist.  A great overview from many different perspectives and many experts contributing their information. http://www.spabusiness.com/digital/index1.cfm?mag=Spa%20Business

12 06, 2013

Save Your Skin Series: The Need for Specialized Skin Care in Cancer

By | 2013-06-12T12:14:47+00:00 June 12th, 2013|Morag's desk|Comments Off on Save Your Skin Series: The Need for Specialized Skin Care in Cancer

CKN is a collective team of dedicated editors and staff whose expertise span the medical professional, patient, survivor and caregivers perspectives. Each member of the CKN team is committed to providing leading information, educational resources and support to those on the cancer journey. The following information can be found on the Cancer Knowledge Network - http://cancerkn.com/the-need-for-specialized-skin-care-in-cancer/

11 06, 2013

What Cancer Patients And Survivors Need To Know Before Going To A Spa

By | 2013-06-11T12:50:35+00:00 June 11th, 2013|Morag's desk|Comments Off on What Cancer Patients And Survivors Need To Know Before Going To A Spa

A wonderful article written by Dr Brian Lawenda, Radiation and Integrative Oncologist and Medical Acupuncturist, for cancer patients and survivors, and what they need to know before going to a spa.  See the following link... http://www.integrativeoncology-essentials.com/2013/06/what-cancer-patients-and-survivors-need-to-know-before-going-to-a-spa/

7 06, 2013

InSPAration Management Coach Me Silver – Teleconference

By | 2013-06-07T12:18:05+00:00 June 7th, 2013|Morag's desk|1 Comment

I had an amazing tele-seminar yesterday with Dori Soukop!  We discussed The Ins and Outs of Oncology Esthetics.  In case you were not able to join in on the live call, InSPArations have included a passcode to access their CoachMe Silver Member page where you can either download or listen to the MP3 file. http://insparationmanagement.com/members?inf_contact_key=cce2fb5deb4a89060b36d7e7f971ea9acc4d67095e7d330513c60aaf73a8e690