Category Archives: Cancer

The Great Pumpkin! Health Benefits of the Fall Decoration

Bring the pumpkins inside! Botsford dietitian explains why they’re actually a healthy fruit to add to your diet. Continue reading

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Thanks for a Great Women’s Health Event

We gave nearly 60 free breast and cervical cancer screenings to women from around the community. Oh, and there were plenty of free gifts. Continue reading

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Vote for Botsford’s “Pink Glove Dance” Video

We’re dancing to raise breast cancer awareness. Check out our video and cast your vote! You can help the Botsford Cancer Center win $10,000. Continue reading

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9 Ways Yoga Helps Cancer Patients During or After Treatment

Pain, fatigue, stress…. They’re all diminished when cancer patients practice yoga. Continue reading

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Nurse Navigators take Stress out of Breast Cancer Diagnosis

Breast cancer nurse navigators are becoming increasingly popular and necessary. Find out how you can benefit from this essential service. Continue reading

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New Mammogram Recommendations Again? What’s Going On?

Here we go again, another set of recommendations on when women should start getting mammograms. Continue reading

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Recipe: Apple Cinnamon-Buttermilk Pancakes with Ensure

Last week, our registered dietitian, Denise Cykiert, surprised our patients and visitors with hearty stacks of homemade Apple Cinnamon-Buttermilk Pancakes made with Ensure.  It was part of a cooking demonstration to help our cancer patients prepare foods that will help … Continue reading

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Pancakes at Botsford Cancer Center

A few days ago, if you were to walk into our Cancer Center you’d be greeted by the sweet aroma of pancakes.  That’s because our nutritionist, Denise Cykiert treated patients to a cooking demonstration on high calorie/high protein cooking — … Continue reading

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