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Sugar and Cancer: Wilmot Registered Dietitians Weigh In on What You Should Know

Sugar and Cancer: Wilmot Registered Dietitians Weigh In on What You Should Know

Sugar. It’s a topic that often comes up when discussing diet, particularly for those concerned about cancer. Some may wonder about the impact of eliminating sugar when it comes to cancer risk, but unfortunately, it’s not a simple answer because healthy cells need sugar to make energy. Wilmot’s registered dietitians, Sue Czap and Melissa Zahn, help explain the relationship between sugar and cancer.

Breast cancer survivor: Stay active and trust your instincts

Breast cancer survivor: Stay active and trust your instincts

For Joanne Gernon, staying active and supporting others has helped her keep metastatic breast cancer from taking over her life.

Fact Check: Breast Cancer and Nutritional Supplements

Fact Check: Breast Cancer and Nutritional Supplements

Wilmot researcher Luke Peppone, Ph.D., MPH,  shares insight on the role of nutritional supplements for women who have a history of breast cancer.