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Breast cancer support group

Published: Friday, July 19, 2013 1:11 p.m. CDT

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.

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