BHS In the Community
|Nutrition Workshop for Cancer Patients|
|September 14, 2011
For Immediate Release
Nutrition Education and Cooking Demonstration for Cancer Patients
PITTSFIELD, MA – Berkshire Medical Center’s Women’s Imaging Center will present a nutrition workshop for people who have undergone cancer treatment featuring nutrition education and a cooking demonstration. The program will be held on Tuesday, September 27th from 5:30 to 8:30 pm in the BMC Medical Arts Complex, 5th Floor Classroom.
A nutrition presentation will be given by Marsha Schulte, Registered Dietitian at BMC, including ways to eat nutritiously after cancer treatment, and Linda Ruberto, culinary coach, will do a cooking demonstration during the event.
The program is free and open to cancer patients and their loved ones, and pre-registration is required. To register, call 413-447-3092 or online at www.berkshirehealthsystems.org by clicking on the Calendar & Events link.
This program is made possible through a grant from the Susan G. Komen for the Cure Foundation.