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8 05, 2017

Social Clarity – Accuracy in content on social media

By | 2017-05-08T19:17:24+00:00 May 8th, 2017|Articles and News, Morag's desk|Comments Off on Social Clarity – Accuracy in content on social media

Recently I came across this post on Linked In written to a lymphedema specialist who posted an article on lymphedema – I noted the specialist opted not to respond to the post publically. “What advice do you offer as far as skincare for someone who already has lymphedema? I learned (as a licensed Esthetician) during [...]

8 05, 2017

Emu Oil – Anti-inflammatory Aid

By | 2017-05-08T19:21:54+00:00 May 8th, 2017|Articles and News, Morag's desk|Comments Off on Emu Oil – Anti-inflammatory Aid

Emu, also called the Australian ostrich, is the second biggest ostrich other than the African species. Emu oil is refined from emu’s peritoneum and skin-under fat that has a fatty acid similar to that in humans and it is powerful enough to penetrate skin tissue. Years ago, people found that Emu oil can keep the [...]

29 11, 2016

Grading vs Staging

By | 2016-11-29T00:07:10+00:00 November 29th, 2016|Articles and News, Morag's desk|Comments Off on Grading vs Staging

We are constantly asked the difference between grading and staging especially after someone has had a cancer diagnosis. Let’s assess this aspect of grading in more detail as we may hear about Grade 3B…..and if this means nothing to us, this information below may give you an idea of what this means. Staging is a [...]

20 06, 2016

SPECIAL CARE – For Those With Cancer

By | 2016-06-20T09:39:52+00:00 June 20th, 2016|Articles and News, Morag's desk|Comments Off on SPECIAL CARE – For Those With Cancer

Source: Brampton Guardian Brampton, ON (Canada) spa owner offers those with cancer some special care As a cancer survivor, Nellie Junipero understands the journey and its challenges. That’s why the Brampton resident has been offering people comfort through both her salon and the annual Circle of Hope, an event that celebrates courage and optimism of [...]

1 10, 2015

Benefits of Aromatherapy for Cancer Patients

By | 2015-10-01T13:34:03+00:00 October 1st, 2015|Articles and News|Comments Off on Benefits of Aromatherapy for Cancer Patients

For cancer patients, aromatherapy can be an effective and beneficial addition to regular treatments. Aromatherapy is of course not intended to replace physician-directed treatments, but when done properly can work in conjunction with other treatments to help manage some of the symptoms and side effects of both conventional cancer treatments, and cancer itself. Many cancer [...]

9 08, 2015

Why We Should Consider Taking Probiotics During & After Cancer Treatments

By | 2015-08-09T21:21:15+00:00 August 9th, 2015|Articles and News, Morag's desk, Our Community|Comments Off on Why We Should Consider Taking Probiotics During & After Cancer Treatments

Recent studies report that when a person’s gut bacteria is compromised chemotherapy may not work as well. Although it is not completely understood how our gut bacteria makes chemotherapy work better, one study found has indicated that chemotherapy can cause our gut to become leaky, which enables intestinal bacteria to enter the bloodstream and the [...]

21 04, 2015

Skin Care During Chemotherapy

By | 2015-04-21T15:09:58+00:00 April 21st, 2015|Articles and News|Comments Off on Skin Care During Chemotherapy

Caring for our skin is one of the things we usually don't think twice about. When cancer treatments are begun, there may be some serious skin reactions that need to be addressed along the way. Our skin is one of the areas of the body most affected by cancer treatments. That's because it is our [...]

16 04, 2015

Cold Cap Therapy (CCT) to help with hair loss

By | 2015-04-16T08:10:59+00:00 April 16th, 2015|Articles and News|Comments Off on Cold Cap Therapy (CCT) to help with hair loss

For those undergoing potential hair loss from certain chemotherapy drugs - this may be an option.  Since hair loss has many psychological implications, it it worth investigating. https://cancerkn.com/cold-cap-therapy-cct/

30 03, 2015

Stories from the Heart

By | 2015-03-30T20:11:02+00:00 March 30th, 2015|Articles and News|Comments Off on Stories from the Heart

Morag Currin will be interviewed by Bonnie Widdis on Tuesday, March 31st, 2015 at 6pm CST. "Stories From the Heart celebrates...OUR CULTURE…OUR COMMUNITIES AND OURSELVES as we share our skills and passions with the world. The stories I share with you each week range from stories that will leave you in a state of awe in [...]