ABC’s Dan Harris Shares His Journey to Mindfulness

…speech at the 13th annual Lenny Lecture sponsored by Dana-Farber’s Leonard P. Zakim Center for Integrative Therapies, Adult Survivorship Program, and Perini Family Survivors’ Center. His talk centered on the…

Can Acupuncture Ease Cancer Symptoms?

Zakim Center for Integrative Therapies , has been using the technique with cancer patients and survivors for a dozen years in the Zakim Center. He and David S. Rosenthal, MD,…

How Reiki and Qigong Can Help Cancer Patients

Zakim Center qigong and tai chi master, Ramel Romes, teaches qigong to Dana-Farber patients. Cancer therapy can take a toll on one’s body and mind. Thankfully, there are a variety…

Using Music to Cope with Cancer: 5 Patient Stories

Zakim Center for Integrative Therapies and Healthy Living provides music therapy consultations and group programs free of charge to Dana-Farber patients. For more information, please call 617-632-3322 or email  Zakim_Center@dfci.harvard.edu ….

How to Maintain Muscle Health During Cancer Treatment

Zakim Center for Integrative Therapies and Healthy Living at Dana-Farber Cancer Institute. “Instead, it’s incredibly important for patients to stay active throughout treatment.” Studies show that patients who have more…

Recipe: Apple Cider Sparkler

…adapted from Zakim’s Kitchen: Healthier Spins on Holiday Favorites, an event by the Leonard P. Zakim Center for Integrative Therapies and Healthy Living at Dana-Farber. The event was also sponsored by the Friends…

Recipe: Butternut Squash Mac and Cheese

…from Zakim’s Kitchen: Healthier Spins on Holiday Favorites, an event by the Leonard P. Zakim Center for Integrative Therapies and Healthy Living at Dana-Farber. The event was also sponsored by…

Recipe: Cran-Chevre Salad

…Transport fruit to a mixing bowl and gently stir in crumbled goat cheese and walnuts. Refrigerate until ready to serve. This content was adapted from Zakim’s Kitchen: Healthier Spins on…

10 Exercise Tips for Cancer Patients

…from Dana-Farber’s exercise physiologist Nancy Campbell, who offers exercise consults to cancer patients and survivors through the Leonard P. Zakim Center for Integrative Therapies and Healthy Living. Nancy Campbell, MS,…