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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 | 2017-11-10T05:56:38+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 | 2017-11-10T05:56:37+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 [...]

30 03, 2015

Tracy Lacina – Skin Deep Salon and Spa

By | 2015-03-30T08:49:46+00:00 March 30th, 2015|Articles and News|Comments Off on Tracy Lacina – Skin Deep Salon and Spa

Tracy and her team at Skin Deep Salon and Spa participating in the Surviving in Style Breast Cancer Awareness Event yesterday (March 29, 2015) and it was an astounding success to raise funds for those living with breast cancer.  Fantastic job Tracy! https://www.facebook.com/SurvivingInStyleaBreastCancerAwarenessEvent

16 03, 2015

CPTC: Esthetic Sciences students volunteer at women’s health event

By | 2017-11-10T05:56:37+00:00 March 16th, 2015|Articles and News|Comments Off on CPTC: Esthetic Sciences students volunteer at women’s health event

Esthetic Sciences students from Clover Park Technical College volunteered at a community event at the Carol Milgard Breast Center in Tacoma, WA - USA on March 6, 2015. ..............The opportunity to provide services outside a traditional salon was a welcoming distraction for the fourth-quarter students, who finish the program in late March. The experience was [...]

9 03, 2015

CancerChic – Calgary, AB – Canada

By | 2017-11-10T05:56:36+00:00 March 9th, 2015|Articles and News, Morag's desk, Our Community, Training Events|Comments Off on CancerChic – Calgary, AB – Canada

Our recent Oncology Esthetics Foundation Training was held in Calgary, AB last month. Usually on the West Coast, we have facilitated trainings in Vancouver, BC in the past. Due to the determination of Gayle Morton, this finally became a reality. When there is a will, there is a way. Despite really bad weather conditions, we [...]

9 03, 2015

Salute allo Specchio (Health in the Mirror) First Anniversary

By | 2017-11-10T03:55:17+00:00 March 9th, 2015|Articles and News, Morag's desk, Our Community, Training Events, Training Events @it|Comments Off on Salute allo Specchio (Health in the Mirror) First Anniversary

Salute allo Specchio (SAS), the brainchild of Dr Valentina Di Mattei and Dr Giorgia Mangili, recently celebrated the first anniversary of this important project. SAS is committed to finding and re-instilling the smile and self-confidence to all women treated at the Department of Oncology at San Raffaele Hospital in Milan, Italy. Regular meetings with medical [...]

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  1. ONCOLOGY AESTHETICS FOUNDATION TRAINING (OAFT) + APPEARANCE RECOVERY : SYDNEY, NSW

    January 19, 2018 @ 8:00 am - January 20, 2018 @ 5:00 pm
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    January 19, 2018 @ 8:00 am - January 20, 2018 @ 5:00 pm