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December Cancer Support Group Meetings at Aspirus Riverview Hospital

WISCONSIN RAPIDS – Aspirus Riverview Hospital will host a Cancer Caregiver’s Support Group Sharing Meeting on Monday, December 9, and a Cancer Support Group Meeting on Tuesday, December 10.

Both meetings will be from 5:15 to 6:15 pm in the Aspirus Riverview Hospital Lower Level Conference Center, 410 Dewey Street, Wisconsin Rapids. The meetings are free, and no registration is needed. Light refreshments will be served.

The Cancer Caregiver’s Support Group Sharing Meeting is exclusively for caregivers of cancer patients. (Please no patients or guests.) Attendees will have the opportunity to share with and support one another. As a “sharing meeting,” there will not be a presentation. This group meets the second Monday of February, April, June, August, October and December.

The Cancer Support Group Meeting is open to women, men, caregivers and support persons. Each meeting features a guest speaker. The December meeting will feature “The Benefits of Physical Therapy (Including Dry Needling) & Exercise Before, During & After Cancer Treatment,” presented by Matthew Ironside, PT, DPT, CMTPT, Physical Therapist with Aspirus Riverview Therapies. This group meets the second Tuesday of February, April, June, August, October and December.

For more information about these meetings - or about cancer support group sharing meetings for men and women - please call Aspirus UW Cancer Center at 715-421-7442.