Breast cancer support group
PERU — A new breast cancer support group, the Pink Ribbon Club, will have its first meeting at the Valley Regional Cancer Center in Peru from 5:30 to 7 p.m. July 24. The meeting is sponsored by the Illinois Valley Breast Cancer Connection.
The meeting will include a light meal, supportive conversation and a talk at 6:30 p.m. about anti-inflammatory foods by Rene Ficek, a dietitian at Illinois Valley Community Hospital.
For more information and to register, call 815-220-0342 or send a message to PinkRibbonClub@sbcglobal.net. Information can also be found at www.ivbrca.com. Meetins are open to all cancer survivors, family members and caregivers.