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Sun, 02/05/2017 - 8:00 AM | by Tiffany King

Yummy Pesto Chicken Flatbreads!

By: Heather Tallman This month in our Door to Wellness class we focused on big flavor through a very simple preparation: a flatbread pizza. Pizza is not often thought of as something you should have more than once or twice a week, but with our calorie saving tips you can indulge AND use up those […]

Sun, 01/08/2017 - 8:00 AM | by Tiffany King

Holiday Party Cooking Classes

In our December Door to Wellness class we focused on the tastes of the season: cranberries, sweet potatoes, apples and cider. Since our class fell on the same day as our holiday celebration we decided to have TWO classes! Two classes meant that we could teach twice as many people as normal and boy did […]

Sun, 12/04/2016 - 8:00 AM | by Tiffany King

Southwest Turkey and Rice Casserole

At holiday time it helps to be creative with how you use leftovers to eliminate food waste. You can only have so many turkey sandwiches or turkey noodle casseroles. But casseroles are a great way to incorporate many ingredients and sneak in vegetables. The problem with many casserole recipes is that many are loaded with […]

Tue, 11/22/2016 - 3:30 PM | by Tiffany King

Cigarette Taxes: What it Really Costs Us

By: Tina Jacob Earlier this year, the Indiana General Assembly passed House Bill 1001. This bill originally proposed increasing cigarette tax by $1 to help fund road repairs all across Indiana. Unfortunately, it passed without the $1 cigarette tax increase but within the next coming months you will start to see another push to increase cigarette […]

Sun, 11/06/2016 - 8:00 AM | by Tiffany King

Lung Cancer Awareness Month

By: Tina Jacob November is Lung Cancer Awareness month. With a 5-year survival rate of 17%, lung cancer claims more lives than breast, prostate, and colon cancers combined. It is estimated that 1 in 14 men and 1 in 17 women will be diagnosed with lung cancer in their lifetime. The most obvious cause for […]

Wed, 10/26/2016 - 4:11 PM | by Pete Mackin

Rock Bottom Givebacks

Heading downtown to watch the game tonight? Stop by Rock Bottom Brewery’s Dine to Donate for great food, drinks and benefit Little Red Door! Our friends at Rock Bottom are donating 10% of your receipt tonight or tomorrow night to help raise funds for the medically underserved residents of central Indiana. In addition, a portion […]

Sat, 10/22/2016 - 8:00 AM | by Tiffany King

RESEARCH STUDY: BREAST CANCER IN AFRICAN AMERICAN WOMEN

Identifying the Impact of Social-Environmental Challenges on Treatment and Satisfaction with Care in African American Breast Cancer Patients BACKGROUND While the overall incidence of breast cancer in African American women is lower than in White women, their mortality rates are 40% higher.  These disparities have widened over the past 30 years, highlighting the need to […]

Sun, 10/16/2016 - 8:00 AM | by Katie Means

Growler Fill Fridays

What is your favorite thing about the fall? Here at Little Red Door, we love the crisp beautiful weather, the changing leaves and getting to partner with Sun King Brewery for Growler Fill Friday! Working together with Sun King to help raise some much needed funds for the medically underserved residents of central Indiana means […]

Sun, 10/09/2016 - 8:00 AM | by Tiffany King

An Apple a Day….

By: Heather Tallman, Basilmomma When the temperatures start to dip and the leaves begin to drop it means that fall is upon us. What better way to usher in this new season than to brush up on a few in-season recipes! Right now apples are not only plentiful at the grocery store- they are reasonably […]

Sun, 09/18/2016 - 8:00 AM | by Tiffany King

Childhood Cancer Awareness Month

September 1st marked the beginning of Childhood Cancer Awareness Month.  On this day, Little Red Door received an email from the mother of one of our Camp Little Red Door campers.  She reached out to share her recent blog piece about childhood cancer.  She so eloquently described how this journey has impacted their lives and […]