A Time to Heal

Save the Date: April 13, 2019 | 8:00 a.m. – 1:30 p.m.

A Time to Heal’s fifth annual The Art of Living Beyond Cancer Conference will take place on Saturday, April 13 at the Scott Conference Center. The conference will feature Olympic gold medalist, author, humanitarian and cancer survivor Scott Hamilton as keynote discussing “Making Every Moment Count.” This event is for survivors, caregivers and health professionals and brings together the best information and resources for anyone whose life has been touched by cancer.

 

 

 


Announcing Our New Electronic Newsletter......

Words of Hope is going digital!  We are excited to keep you informed of news, upcoming events and stories of inspiration through the Harper's Hope Cancer Survivorship Program at Methodist Estabrook Cancer Center.

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Flamingos for Hope - Ho! Ho! Ho!, December 18th

The Flamingos for Hope will visit patients at Methodist Estabrook Cancer Center on Monday, November 19th at 10 a.m. 

Flamingos for Hope is a patient-led program developed by a cancer survivor who chose to “be a live-er” and to celebrate something every day.
 
Flamingos represent Friends Laughing, Achieving Miracles, Inspiring and Nurturing Gifts, Offering Smiles. The mission of Flamingos for Hope is to enrich the quality of life of those touched by cancer through inspiration, fun and laughter.


Physical Wellness Classes - Holiday Break 12/24-1/4

All Physical Wellness Classes will be on holiday break the weeks of December 24th and January 1st.

We do this to be consistent with current research that shows there are less overuse injuries that occur when a week is taken off.   When people think about taking time off from exercise, they become concerned with regression in progress and weakening of muscles. However, taking time away from exercise allows you to make progress, whether they are related to weight loss, muscle strengthening or general fitness and toning. Muscles require time to recover and rebuild.