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The Cancer Project's Food for Life Nutrition & Cooking Classes for Cancer Prevention & Survival

Food for Life Cooking and Nutrition Class for Cancer Prevention & Survival

Leafy Cafe's Chef & "Nutritionista" MiMi McGee

Thursday, January 10, 2013 at 5:30 PM (EST)

Food for Life Cooking and Nutrition Class for Cancer...

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Registration Type Sales End Price Fee Quantity
Cancer Prevention & Survival MEMBERS   more info Ended $80.00 $5.39
Cancer Prevention & Survival NON_MEMBERS Ended $100.00 $6.49

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Event Details

Start your New Year off with a Pound of Prevention! Please Join us in the Kitchen to learn how foods help prevent and fight Cancer, Heart Disease, Diabetes and other diseases!


Thursday Evenings in JANUARY 2013 5:30 PM - 7:30 PM

Thursday, Jan. 10: Introduction to How Foods Fight Cancer

Thursday, Jan. 17: Fueling up on Low Fat - High Fiber Foods

Thursday, Jan.24: Discovering Meat & Dairy Alternatives

Thursday, Jan. 31: Cancer Fighting Compounds and Healthy Weight Control


Designed by physicians, nutrition experts, and registered dietitians, each class includes information about how certain foods and nutrients work to promote or discourage cancer growth, along with cooking demonstrations of simple and healthy recipes that can be recreated easily at home.
Scientists have long been accumulating a large body of evidence on the influence of diet on cancer. Time and again, precious phytochemicals found in plant foods are credited with boosting immune strength and inhibiting disease progression. Along with protection from cancer, plant foods also promote a healthy weight and help prevent other chronic illnesses such as diabetes and heart disease.
The goal of this program is to empower cancer survivors, their friends, and their family members with easy-to-implement cooking skills that turn every meal into a delicious dose of healthy nutrition.
This is a Four Class series which covers of all topics in series below.  Each class begins with a short nutrition video by Dr. Barnard, then the instructor demonstrates the recipe and discusses the ingredients and health benefits.  Finally, the students taste each of the items we prepare and discuss as a group.  

We offer a cooking demonstration and sample size servings at each class.

Have questions about Food for Life Cooking and Nutrition Class for Cancer Prevention & Survival? Contact Leafy Cafe's Chef & "Nutritionista" MiMi McGee

When & Where

St. Simons Health and Fitness Club
2929 Demere Rd
St Simons, GA 31522

Thursday, January 10, 2013 at 5:30 PM (EST)

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Leafy Cafe's Chef & "Nutritionista" MiMi McGee

Leafy Cafe is a virtual cafe. A place where we cook well, eat well, live long, Plant Strong!

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Cancer Project: advancing cancer prevention and survival through nutrition education and research

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