Talk on Exercise After Head, Neck Cancers March 1 at Wilmot Cancer Center
Thursday, February 22, 2007
Personal trainer Jack Staversky will discuss the benefits of exercise after head and neck cancers at 4 p.m. Thursday, March 1, at the James P. Wilmot Cancer Center at the University of Rochester Medical Center.
The Oral, Head & Neck Cancer Connection discussion is open to anyone who has been diagnosed with these cancers. Free parking is available.
Head and neck cancers account for approximately 3 to 5 percent of all cancers in the country, affecting about 40,000 people each year. These cancers are more common in men and in people over age 50.
For more information about the support group, which is a local chapter of the national Society for People with Oral and Head and Neck Cancer, call Sandra Sabatka, L.M.S.W., at (585) 275-4631, or Darlene Harmor, R.N., M.S., N.P., at (585) 273-3978.