Progressive companies are caring for workers who are cancer patients and survivors like never before
In order to maintain financial stability, a growing number of employees under medical care are faced with balancing their illness with their career. As well, an increasing number of them are having to assume caregiving roles for family members.
Reduced productivity during treatment and recovery for employees with cancer and for those caring for loved ones will have a significant impact on the...
Getting the proper nourishment during and after cancer treatment can help patients feel better and get stronger.
Good nutrition is critical to maintaining optimal health at any stage of your life. A balanced diet includes eating foods and drinking liquids that have essential nutrients—vitamins, minerals, protein, carbohydrates, fat, and water—that the body requires to function at its best.
Because cancer, chemotherapy, radiation and other treatments can cause side effects that...
A cancer diagnosis delivers a devastating blow physically and emotionally—without warning you’re free falling
Your mind races and the wind is knocked out of you. In a New York minute, you find yourself in a heartbreaking tailspin and the life you have dreamed of is suddenly gone.
Just because you have cancer does not mean you have lost control of your life. Learn as much as you can about your cancer; ask questions and don’t be afraid to say something when you don’t...
You have cancer. Perhaps the most frightening three words you will ever hear.
Life changes in an instant; suddenly and seriously. And after the initial shock diminishes you’re left with the realization of the overwhelming physical, emotional, and spiritual demands that lie ahead.
You’re facing the sobering urgency to develop a plan so that you can continue living your best life after a cancer diagnosis.
Most often the initial reaction to ‘you...
Coping with the reality of a cancer diagnosis and the treatments that lie ahead, you may be faced with seemingly endless challenges on your journey to health and wellness.
With the struggle to live in the present moment, more and more people are discovering the ways mindful meditation helps cancer patients decrease stress and increase psychological function.
Enhance your capacity to assuredly manage the urgency of cancer treatments and live in the present moment by learning how you can use...
Modern research is discovering the positive effects that a yoga practice offers those who are undergoing cancer treatments or are cancer survivors
While this ancient modality is not a cure for cancer, yoga for cancer patients and its importance to health and wellness are numerous.
With today’s technology and superior level of healthcare in the United States you may be asking why you should incorporate the principles of a yogic lifestyle while undergoing cancer treatments. And why is...
Companies are continuing to go beyond what is expected to promote health, happiness, and productivity
While workplace wellness programs aren’t anything new, they have evolved tremendously over the past few years. A nearly $8 billion industry in the US, and $40 billion worldwide, corporate wellness programs are expected to grow by almost 8% through the year 2021.
Engaging in expanded holistic techniques when addressing employee well-being, more companies are including the mindful...
No single food by itself will protect you from cancer.
However, research shows that a diet filled with a variety of fresh, wholesome food offers the strongest cancer protection. Evidence suggests that plentiful vitamins, minerals and phytochemicals work together and are responsible for their formidable self-defense and anti-cancer effects.
By learning how to eat healthy to lower your cancer risk with these five cancer-fighting foods you can begin to live a longer, more energetic lifestyle.
You can reap the rewards of a lifetime of health by taking cancer prevention into your own hands.
Many types of cancer can be avoided or delayed by making smart personal choices. Researchers report that nearly half of all cancer cases are within your control. And while deaths from cancer have dropped by 25% since 1991, the statistics are still staggering. The American Cancer Society reported that more than 600,000 people died of cancer in 2017.
Begin your journey to wellness by putting to use...