Last Modified: October 14, 2003
Conference Dates: October 25, 2003
Conference Location: The Wellness Community Philadelphia
Sponsoring Group: The Wellness Community Philadelphia
Conference Web Page URL: www.twcp.org
Topics Covered: Dr. Weijing Sun of the University of Pennsylvania will discuss new treatment for colorectal cancers. Liz Goodman, Health Educator, will discuss nutrition tips and strategies for people in treatment or recovering from colorectal cancer.
Conference Objectives: Education
Who Should Attend: People with cancer and support people
Conference Agenda: Saturday, October 25, 2003. 10:00AM until 2:00PM. Lunch will be served.
Registration Information: Please RSVP by October 22, to 215-879-7733
Conference Fees: FREE
Continuing Education: No
Miscellany: Sponsored by Roche
Oct 3, 2014 - Colorectal cancer (CRC) patients who are overweight or obese when diagnosed appear to face a slightly higher risk for developing a second weight-related cancer, according to research published online Sept. 29 in the Journal of Clinical Oncology. The finding didn't speak to the risk of CRC recurrence, only the potential for developing other cancers associated with obesity.
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