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Mediterranean Diet for Heart Health
February 16 @ 1:30 pm - 2:30 pm
The Beth C. Wright Cancer Resource Center in Ellsworth continues to collaborate with the Dempsey Center, a renowned provider of cancer support services in Lewiston and South Portland, Maine, to bring a selection of their holistic cancer support programs to rural downeast Maine, throughout the month of February.
The second program in February series is “Mediterranean Diet for Hearth Health” will be held on Wednesday, Feb. 16, 2022, from 1:30 – 2:30 pm. The focus of the class will be – The Mediterranean Diet as an evidence-based style of eating associated with reduced risk for heart disease. Join the Beth C. Wright and the Dempsey Centers for this educational cooking session featuring tasty, heart-healthy recipes to help you modify your diet without sacrificing flavor. Led by Judy Donnelly, RDN, LD, Nutrition Program Coordinator – this is open to cancer patients and care partners.
The programs introduce the use of high-quality teleconferencing equipment so that participants can view selected programs on a big screen at the Beth C. Wright Center while engaging in real-time with the presenter and other attendees, or on Zoom.
These telecasted programs are provided at no cost and are open to all. These programs are possible thanks to the support of Jane’s Trust, a charitable foundation located in Boston, MA, UNUM, Hannaford Charitable Foundation, and Hannaford Supermarkets.
TO REGISTER go to: https://www.dempseycenter.org/dempsey-center-beth-c…/