We love celebrating Pride here are at Cactus Cancer Society, and we’ve got an Art Workshop just for our LQBTQIA+ community members! Join us as we craft a rainbow heart chain, perfect for showing off your pride in your room, on a door, or anywhere else you’d like a simple and colorful piece of original art!Continue reading
By Popular Demand – Our Next Book Club Pick Is…
Our last Young Adult Cancer Book Club pick was The House in the Cerulean Sea by TJ Klune. We heard so many of you share how charmed you were by the characters and how the book felt like a warm hug, and we wanted to create a similar experience for you. Without further ado, our next book club selection will be TJ Klune’s Under the Whispering Door!Continue reading
Ask a Cactus: More Resources
Nutrition and cancer is such a wide-ranging topic, and we know you likely have more questions. Alison recommends more!Continue reading
Ask a Cactus: Does eating organic matter?
There’s a whole section at the grocery store for it, lots of our products are stamped with it: but does it really matter if you eat organic? Our expert Alison gives us the scoop.Continue reading
Ask a Cactus: Snack Ideas
Is all this talking about food making you hungry? In need of some nutrient-dense snack ideas? Here are some great ideas and resources from Alison! Want some additional ideas? Here are some recipe ideas from the American Institute for Cancer Research and MD Anderson.Continue reading
May 2023 Programs!
April showers have brought May flowers – and a bunch of new Cactus Cancer Society programs! Check out our Upcoming Programs for information on how to sign-up.Continue reading
Join Us For Young Adult Book Club!
Grab your bookmarks and get ready to turn some pages – it’s time for our next edition of the Young Adult Cancer Book Club! Our next book is… drumroll, please… Under the Whispering Door by TJ Klune!Continue reading
Ask a Cactus: Disordered Eating and Cancer
If you have the history of an eating disorder and have also received a cancer diagnosis, seeing a dietician who is familiar with eating disorders is incredibly important. Our registered dietician, Alison, tells us more.Continue reading
Ask a Cactus: Can I drink after a cancer diagnosis?
Can I have a glass of champagne at my friend’s wedding, or a beer at this upcoming backyard barbeque? Our expert Alison weighs in with research!Continue reading
Ask a Cactus: What’s Up With Sugar and Cancer?!
So… does sugar *really* feed cancer? Our expert Alison gives us scientifically-backed information!Continue reading