Archive for May, 2015

Fri, 05/29/2015 - 6:44 PM | by mitch

Donor Spotlight: Stephanie Shelley

By Nick Duvall, Vice-President of Development and Communications How did you hear about Little Red Door? I first heard about the Little Red Door when I was invited by a friend to attend the Face of Hope Breakfast.  I was so moved by the personal testimonials of what the Little Red Door does for people […]

Mon, 05/11/2015 - 6:44 PM | by mitch

Massage Therapists Offer Relief, Pain Reduction to Cancer Patients

By Zina Kumok, Media and Communications Coordinator We have two certified oncology massage therapists at our Door to Wellness program. Every Tuesday from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m., cancer patients, caregivers and providers can receive massage. Our therapists are specially trained to help relieve the symptoms of cancer treatment and help reduce their pain. 1.       […]

Wed, 05/06/2015 - 6:56 PM | by mitch

Yellow Party raises money for LRD

By Katie Means, Development Specialist Each year, nearly 300,000 people attend the Indianapolis 500. Little Red Door is proud to get to be part of such a fun-filled weekend.  For four consecutive years, the Yellow Party, in partnership with Racing for Cancer and AutoNation, has supported Little Red Door. The goal is to unite motorsports […]

Mon, 05/04/2015 - 6:58 PM | by mitch

Love your skin during Skin Cancer Awareness Month

By Riley Watts, Intern May is National Skin Cancer Awareness Month and a perfect time to talk about ways you can protect your skin from damage caused by ultraviolet (UV) radiation.  In a recent report from the Surgeon General, skin cancer is the most commonly diagnosed cancer in the U.S. with five million people treated […]

Fri, 05/01/2015 - 6:58 PM | by mitch

Eggs offer cancer-fighting benefits

By Heather Tallman of This month’s Door to Wellness cooking class made a spring brunch favorite – quiche. What sounds like a complicated recipe is actually quite simple. Quiche is not only an easy recipe, but also a complete meal that you can make ahead. Don’t let the fancy name fool you! Eggs are […]