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Pure Mendocino Celebration

August 29th, 2015 will be our 11th Annual Pure Mendocino Celebration.  Those who join us for this premier organic food and wine adventure at Dark Horse Vineyard will enjoy live music and a fabulous feast of summer bounty.    Visit the Pure Mendocino web site for information about last year's event.    Call us at 937-3833 to learn more, or reserve tickets below:  

By | July 15th, 2015|events, informative, news|0 Comments

Making the Most of Your Medical Appointment

A diagnosis of cancer is frightening. Many people feel helpless or want to rush headlong into action. In either case, some find themselves following treatment plans they barely understand. Slowing down and utilizing a few strategies for making the most of a medical appointment can be useful and calming, especially when the outcome of a health care decision will have significant impact.   Preparing for the Appointment    When scheduling, let your provider know if [...]

By | July 1st, 2015|Uncategorized|0 Comments

Goldeneye Winemaker Dinner

Our 11th annual Goldeneye Winemaker Dinner will be on Saturday, June 20, 2015, 5:30 to 9:30 p.m. at Goldeneye Winery, Philo, California.   Tickets are $150 per person. Seating is limited, and reservations are required. Reserve by June 5th, 2015 by calling (707) 937-3833. Or, reserve your seats online by clicking here or the button below.     We will enjoy an exciting culinary evening of artfully paired wine and food. The event begins at 5:30 p.m. with a reception featuring Goldeneye choice wines, [...]

By | June 20th, 2015|campaign, events, informative|0 Comments

Men’s Health & Cancer Awareness

Men’s Health – Potential Cancer Symptoms   Knowing early warning signs for cancer, noticing changes in your body, and communicating openly with your health care provider can save your life.  Common symptoms associated with cancer are outlined below. If any of the symptoms on the list apply to you, don’t wait, make an appointment with your doctor and thoroughly discuss your situation.   Changes in Urination - As men age, many notice changes in their [...]

By | June 1st, 2015|Uncategorized|0 Comments

Skin Cancer Awareness

A TAN DOES NOT MEAN “HEALTHY!”   The sun’s light feels good on our skin, but that tan that people have come to associate with health is the first sign of skin damage. Exposure to the sun’s rays accelerates aging and increases the risk of skin cancer.   Protect Your Skin From the Sun   Don’t get sunburned. Wear sunscreen. Limit your time in the sun. Wear clothes that provide UV protection (shirts, pants, hats). [...]

By | May 1st, 2015|Uncategorized|0 Comments

Mother’s Day Cards Available!

This Mother's Day, give the gift of goodwill.   The Cancer Resource Centers of Mendocino County offers a wonderful way to honor your mother, a person you admire, or any woman in your life with whom you'd like to share your love.   For a donation of $25, CRCMC will send a card designed by Mendocino Coast Artist, Rachel Lahn, to someone special who you'd like top acknowledge. Inside the card will be the message: "Your [...]

By | April 21st, 2015|completed events|0 Comments

Testicular Cancer Awareness & Prevention

The Cancer Resource Centers’ 2015 information series on cancer types: risk factors and symptoms is sponsored by CRC in collaboration with the Mendocino County Health and Human Services Agency. The information presented is for educational purposes and is not intended to replace the advice of your health care provider. We encourage you to discuss with your health care provider any questions or concerns that you may have.   TESTICULAR CANCER AWARENESS  Although testicular cancer is rare, [...]

By | April 9th, 2015|awareness, HHSA, informative, prevention, public interest|0 Comments

Colorectal Cancer Awareness & Prevention

March is National Colorectal Cancer Awareness Month.   Colorectal cancer is a highly preventable and treatable disease. Being aware of the risk factors and symptoms and following screening guidelines is key.   Symptoms of colorectal cancer:   Colorectal cancer is cancer of the colon or rectum. It is often referred to as colon cancer. Symptoms of colorectal cancer often are not apparent in its early stages. In fact, the most common symptom is NO symptom, [...]

By | March 4th, 2015|Uncategorized|0 Comments

Cancer Awareness & Prevention

Healthy Habits Lower Your Cancer Risk February is Cancer Awareness & Prevention Month. We all are aware of the fact that life style choices impact our overall health and that many types of cancer are directly associated with unhealthy habits. Tobacco and Cancer Lung cancer is the leading cause of cancer death in the United States for both men and women and the most preventable form of cancer death in the world. Besides lung cancer, [...]

By | February 18th, 2015|Uncategorized|0 Comments

Cervical Cancer Awareness & Prevention

  January is cervical cancer awareness month.   Cervical cancer prevention can be as basic as getting a vaccination against the HPV virus. While all of the causes of cervical cancer are not clear, we do know that HPV plays a role in causing cervical cancer (as well as other cancers that affect both men and women).   Although HPV is very common, most women with HPV never develop cervical cancer. Consequently, other factors, such as [...]

By | January 28th, 2015|Uncategorized|0 Comments