Section: Monmouth Medical Center Southern Campus

The Cancer Support Community Presents Decoding Food Labels

01/29/2016

Do you feel overwhelmed every time you read a food label? In an effort to help the public understand food labels, Cancer Support Community at Monmouth Medical Center, Southern Campus will present “Decoding Food Labels” on Wednesday, February 24 from 1 to 3 p.m. at the Cancer Support Community at Monmouth Medical Center in Long Branch.

Many food labels need some decoding to fully understand what they mean. This informative program, facilitated by Laura Allen, a registered dietitian, will discuss the complexities of decoding food labels and make them easy to understand.

This free program is open to the public and will be held at the Cancer Support Community at Monmouth Medical Center, Suite ST-007, located at 300 Second Avenue in Long Branch. For more information about this and other programs offered by the Cancer Support Community, please call 732-923-6090.

About Monmouth Medical Center, Southern Campus
Monmouth Medical Center, Southern Campus is an acute-care community hospital located in Lakewood, Ocean County. A Barnabas Health facility, Monmouth Medical Center, Southern Campus merged with Monmouth Medical Center, a teaching hospital located in Long Branch, Monmouth County, in 2014. The hospitals are dedicated to improving the health and well-being of the communities they proudly serve through expanded access to specialty outpatient services that focus on preventive medicine and healthy living. The partnership has also expanded patients' access to geriatric and pediatric emergency services, as well as outpatient neurology, oncology and geriatric services. Monmouth Medical Center, Southern Campus is in the process of converting to all private rooms, which will make it the only provider in the region with all private rooms for overnight stays. For more information about Monmouth Medical Center, Southern Campus, visit www.barnabashealth.org.

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