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Cancer Recovery Foundation is committed to helping more people survive cancer by providing the assistance and educational resources they need. Read our recent news and updates.
October 9, 2017
Putting Breast Cancer on a Diet

Editor's note: This article was posted in June 2017 in the New York Times' blog and features Dr. Cliff Hudis, who serves as CEO of the American Society of Clinical Oncology. Dr. Hudis was the recipient of the Dr. William L. and Marilynn R. Kanensen Shining Light Award at the PA Breast Cancer Coalition's 2017 Conference in Harrisburg, PA. 

Should weight loss be prescribed as a treatment for breast cancer?

Scientists are recruiting thousands of women for a large clinical trial to find out.

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October 1, 2017
Attitude is Everything

No doubt you’ve heard the phrase, ‘attitude is everything.’ At Cancer Recovery Foundation (CRF), we believe attitude is an integral part of healing from cancer. CRF is rooted in the belief that surviving cancer requires caring for the whole person.

Our Research

CRF's research has shown survivors believe in a true mind/body connection; they believe their role in their recovery process is of primary importance. Eight out of 10 survivors believe their personal self-help efforts were responsible for most of their successful recovery from cancer.

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September 5, 2017
Nutrition is Vital To Your Healing

At Cancer Recovery Foundation International, we view food as part of a total treatment plan. As Hippocrates, the father of modern medicine, said, “Let food be thy medicine and thy medicine thy food.”

Many cancer patients and survivors take nutrition very seriously. In fact, 8 out of 10 survivors make significant changes in their diets and nutritional practices.

We believe proper nutrition is an integral part of your healing process. Research has shown that people who eat more natural diets – focused on fresh fruits, vegetables, and whole grains – suffer far less from obesity, diabetes, cardiovascular disease, and cancer.

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