Gilda’s Club is hosting a free educational workshop called “Frankly Speaking About Cancer: Eating Well” for anyone affected by cancer on Thursday, September 8 from 6-7:30 p.m., with dinner starting at 5:30 p.m. at Gilda’s Club Quad Cities Davenport Clubhouse, located at 1351 W Central Park Avenue, Suite 200, in Davenport. This program is being offered hybrid. Participants can register to attend in-person or virtually via Zoom. Registration is required.
Linda M. Jager, M.D. with Iowa Cancer Specialists will answer questions and concerns about nutrition during and after cancer treatment. Attendees can:
- learn why nutrition is an important part of cancer treatment and into survivorship;
- learn how to manage common cancer-related eating problems during treatment and into survivorship;
- see a demonstration of easy recipes to help manage cancer-related eating challenges; and
- learn where to find additional resources for nutrition for cancer.
Dinner will be provided for pre-registered in-person attendees. This program is provided by Iowa Cancer Specialists.