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Lymphoma Support Group
12:30 PM - 1:30 PM
Smith Building, Room 335
Lymphoma Support Group
Tai Chi for Optimal Health
3:00 PM - 4:30 PM
DA110 - Dana Bldg., 1st Floor, Room DA110
This class will focus on gentle movements and exercises. Learn and practice sitting or standing techniques, as well as slow moving meditation focusing on deep breathing and posture to help relax the mind and strengthen the body. This class is open to patients who have been newly diagnosed with cancer, are receiving treatment, or in remission. Family, friends and staff are welcome. Please call the Zakim Center to register at 617-632-3322 or email Zakim_Center@dfci.harvard.edu.
4:30 PM - 6:00 PM
In this class you will learn exercises of the mind/body through mindfulness awareness and fluid movement. These techniques will help you to relax, increase concentration, while utilizing the mind, body and spirit to help improve quality of life. This class is open to patients who have been newly diagnosed with cancer, are receiving treatment, or in remission. Family, friends and staff are welcome. Please call the Zakim Center to register at 617-632-3322 or email Zakim_Center@dfci.harvard.edu.
Patient referral information, clinical resources and more.
For adults:877-442-3324Quick access: Appointments as soon as the next day for new adult patientsFor children:888-733-4662
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