News You Can Use A monthly newsletter from the Cancer Learning Center • June 2008 - Issue 35
Resources in the Cancer Learning Center Smoking
1440 Reasons to Quit Smoking: One for Every Minute of the Day The Berenstain Bear Scouts and The Sinister Smoke Ring
Helping A Loved One Live Smoke-Free: What Works, What Won’t, and Why
The Enlightened Smoker’s Guide to Quitting Smoking Stinks!
Diet & Exercise The Cancer Prevention Book: A Complete Mind/Body Approach to Stopping Cancer before It Starts
Deleites De La Cocina Mexicana: Healthy Mexican American Cooking
The Breast Cancer Prevention Diet: The Powerful Foods, Supplements, and Drugs That Can Save Your Life Dieta Para La Prevenciou Del Cancer De Mama The Greatest Diet On Earth: Get Ready to Fulfill Your Desires! What Color Is Your Diet? The No Sweat Exercise Plan: Lose Weight, Get Healthy, and Live Longer Fitness For Dummies
CancerTips: A Handbook for Cancer Prevention and Management
Healthy Eating for Life to Prevent and Treat Cancer (from Physicians Committee for Responsible Medicine)
Skin Cancer Sun Protection For Life: Your Guide to a Lifetime of Healthy & Beautiful Skin
100 Questions & Answers About Melanoma And Other Skin Cancers Killer Tans (from Project Safety, MD Anderson Cancer Center)
Don’t Get Burned By Tanning (from University of Wisconsin Hospital and Clinics)
All About the Cancer Learning Center
Did you know the Cancer Learning Center (CLC) is Huntsman Cancer Institute’s own cancer library? Designed for patients, their loved ones, and the public, the CLC has more than 3,000 books, audiotapes, CDs, and videos available for you to check out. You can find information about any topic relating to cancer, including diet, fitness, treatment options, coping, caregiving, and biographies.
Do you have questions about your treatment? Do you need help coping with side effects like fatigue or neuropathy? Do you want to read an inspirational story about someone with your type of cancer? With trained cancer information specialists to assist you, the CLC is the perfect place to find information and inspiration.
Did you read this newsletter? If you did, bring it to the CLC to claim a prize! We are located on the first floor of Huntsman Cancer Institute. Our hours are 9 a.m. to 5 p.m. Monday through Friday, with extended hours (9 a.m. to 7 p.m.) on Wednesdays. Visit us on the first floor of Huntsman Cancer Institute or call 801-585-0605. Visit us on the first floor of Huntsman Cancer Institute or call 801-585-0605.
Share Stories with Future Generations
Preserve your personal history with YourStory at the Cancer Learning Center. Created by Meg Brady, University of Utah English and ethnic studies professor and folklorist, YourStory helps cancer patients, their families, and the public document tales of their lives. Recording sessions take place at Huntsman Cancer Institute (HCI), or trained facilitators with portable recording equipment visit homes or patients in rooms at Huntsman Cancer Hospital. The first two hours of recording are free with a nominal charge for additional sessions. To make an appointment call HCI’s Linda B. and Robert B. Wiggins Wellness Center at (801) 587-4585.
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