UGA Extension Office

Family & Consumer Sciences

Cancer Prevention Cooking School

March 19 & 21, 2019

Learn about:

  • reducing risk of cancer
  • who should get screened for breast, cervical, and colerectal cancer
  • how to get screened

This class is meant especially for women, ages 21-64, with no health insurance. There's a free dinner, cookbook, recipe tasting, and PRIZES!

Email douglasextension@uga.edu or call 770-920-7224 to sign up!


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The Family & Consumer Sciences programs place research-based information at your fingertips for the many facets of your life, including food preservation, food safety, parenting, housing, financial management and healthy eating habits.

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Senior Sense

Diabetes Information

 

For more information on Douglas County Family and Consumer Sciences, please contact Susan Culpepper at (770) 920-7224 or email slculpep@uga.edu

 


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