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Those Extra Pounds are Killing You

Those Extra Pounds Are—Literally—Killing You A new study reveals that obesity is the leading cause of preventable life-years lost in the United States. But that’s not the only issue threatening your life. Obesity steals more years than diabetes, tobacco, high blood pressure, and high cholesterol—the other top preventable health problems that cut Americans’ lives short,…

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Donations needed for Patient Chemo Care Bags

PLEASE HELP! Donations are needed for supplies for patient Chemo Care Bags. These care bags are distributed by The CCHC Foundation to patients as they begin chemotherapy treatments. Items needed are: > Travel size hand lotions > Travel size hand sanitizer >Pocket tissue packs > Chap-stick > Word-Find puzzle game books > Men and Women’s…

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March is Colorectal Cancer Awareness Month

March is Colorectal Cancer Awareness Month Colorectal Cancer: Preventable and Treatable with Proper Screening The CDC reports that, among cancers that affect both men and women, colorectal cancer (cancer of the colon or rectum) is the second leading cause of cancer deaths in the U.S. Each year, approximately 140,000 Americans are diagnosed with colorectal cancer,…

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New Bern Cancer Care lights the way on Journey

This is a letter to the editor from a patient of ours that got picked up by a newspaper in Lexington, KY. We are honored to be part of this journey and appreciate the time taken to write such a wonderful article! ———– To the editor: January 27, 2017: With all the excitement about the…

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Cancer Transitions: Moving Beyond Treatment

Cancer Transitions: Moving Beyond Treatment is a FREE 2.5 hour, five-week wellness program designed to help cancer survivors make the transition from active treatment to post-treatment care. Expert panelists including physicians, Registered Dietitians and fitness experts will discuss exercise tailored to each participant’s abilities, training in relaxation and stress management and tips for nutritious eating….

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Community Yoga for Cancer Classes

FREE yoga class for patients, survivors and caregivers New Bern Arts and Wellness Center is pleased to offer COMMUNITY YOGA FOR CANCER. This gentle yoga class will be held every Tuesday evening at 6:00pm beginning Tuesday, July 12, 2016 at New Bern Arts and Wellness Center located at 919 Broad Street, New Bern. This is…

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June is Men’s Health Month

Build Strong Families While Saving Lives: Celebrate the Men in Your Life Around the world people are celebrating June as Men’s Health Month. Monday, June 13 is also the start of Men’s Health Week, a special awareness period recognized by Congress, which ends on Father’s Day, June 19. Men’s Health Month is built on the…

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Celebrate, Remember, Fight Back: Relay for Life 2016



Each year, more than 4 million people in over 20 countries raise much-needed funds and awareness to save lives from cancer through the Relay For Life movement.

 At Relay For Life events, communities across the globe come together to honor cancer survivors, remember loved ones lost, and fight back against a disease that has already…

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March is Colorectal Cancer Awareness Month

As the #2 Cancer Killer, Colorectal Cancer Deserves More Attention According to the CDC, among cancers that affect both men and women, colorectal cancer (cancer of the colon or rectum) is the second leading cause of cancer deaths in the U.S. Each year, approximately 140,000 Americans are diagnosed with colorectal cancer, and more than 50,000…

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Vaccination, Regular Screenings Can Win Fight Against Cervical Cancer

January is Cervical Cancer Awareness Month No woman should die of cervical cancer. All women should be screened regularly starting at age 21. The American Cancer Society reports that cervical cancer was once one of the most common causes of cancer death for American women. Thankfully, over the last 30 years, the cervical cancer death…

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