Are you having back pain with any of the following?

  • Severe pain, weakness or tingling in your leg(s).
  • Difficulty stopping urination or loss of control of bladder or bowels.
  • Unexplained fever, nausea or vomiting.
  • A history of cancer or unexplained weight loss.

We understand that you are experiencing one or more of the health issues that might be impacting your back pain.

We recommend that you discuss these health issues with your doctor before proceeding with this program.

Once you are cleared by your doctor to do this program, we hope it helps you find relief from your back pain.

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2019 Seeds of Hope Cancer Conference 6-9-19

Apr 08, 2019

Kaiser Permanente San Jose and Santa Clara are proud to present our 2019 Seeds of Hope. Please join us for a free, fun day for the entire family. This year we are focusing on the impact of nutrition on cancer treatment, side effects , recovery as well as cancer prevention. There will be educational sessions, activities, booths, kids fun zones, and more!

Seeds of Hope Cancer Survivors Day Conference and Celebration 
“Eat Well, Heal Well, Live Well” 

When
Sunday, June 9, 2019 from 11:00 a.m. to 3:30 p.m.

Where
Kaiser Permanente Santa Clara Medical Center
710 Lawrence Expressway
Santa Clara, CA 95051

Event Registration

Event Program Information


2019 Seeds of Hope Cancer Survivors Day Conference and Celebration
Sunday, June 9, 2019

According to the American Cancer Society, 1 in 3 Americans will be diagnosed with cancer in their lifetime. Up to 40% of these cancers will be due to lifestyle choices.

Come join us on Sunday June 9 at KP Santa Clara, as we learn from our guest speaker, Dr Donald Abrams, how nutrition plays a role in cancer as well as from the other experts at our other educational booths and activities. Below is just a taste of what will be offered.

This event is useful for friends and family. If you would like to attend, we ask that you register.

Our Keynote and guest speaker, Donald I. Abrams, M.D. is an Integrative Oncologist at the UCSF Osher Center for Integrative Medicine. He is a Professor of Clinical Medicine at UCSF, and a practicing oncologist at the Zuckerberg San Francisco General Hospital and Trauma Center where he was chief of Hematology and Oncology from 2003 to 2017.

Dr. Abrams has been providing Integrative Medicine consultation to people living with and beyond cancer with an emphasis on nutrition and cancer. He co-edited an Oxford University Press textbook in Integrative Oncology with Dr. Andrew Weil.  In 2010, Dr. Abrams served as president of the Society for Integrative Oncology.

EDUCATIONAL SESSIONS

  • Food is Medicine
  • Cancer Fighting Diet: What Does the American Institute for Cancer Research Recommend?
  • Alkaline, Paleo, Ketogenic or Vegan: Are Any Really Anti-Cancer?
  • Useful Nutrients and Supplements for Cancer Survivors

EDUCATIONAL BOOTHS 

  • Environmental toxins
  • Pharmacy and natural supplements
  • Complementary and Integrative Medicine resources for symptom management, wellness and fitness
  • Cancer rehabilitation
  • Cancer prevention and education
  • KP and community resources

ACTIVITIES

  • Cooking Demo "Making every bite count - harnessing the cancer fighting power of Plant Based food" with Dr. Linda Shiue
  • A Sustainable Food Solution in Your Own Backyard- Organic Home Farming with Dr. Keith Fabisiak
  • Mindful eating
  • Yoga, chair massage, Zumba, Tai Chi
  • Mini facials and hand treatments
  • Hair donation to Wigs for Kids
  • Food donation to Second Harvest Food Bank
  • Kids Fun Zone: It is fun to grow your own vegetables, learn healthy eating habits early

LIFE CARE PLANNING

  • Free Public Notary on site

For more information, please feel free to contact Anna Li
(408) 851-3810

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