Georgia Cancer Specialists (GCS) physician Dr. Cheryl Jones spoke at an educational seminar for the Lake Oconee Community entitled “Can You Prevent Breast Cancer?,” an event held on October 6 at the Ritz-Carlton Lodge at Reynolds Plantation.
Dr. Jones spoke on the topics of cancer prevention and detection, and discussed the impact of diet, exercise, and vitamins on a patient’s health. She also talked about the importance of not smoking, and the role that genetics plays in the disease.
“I enjoyed speaking at this event for the Lake Oconee community,” said Dr. Jones. “The ongoing education of the public on topics of breast cancer is very important.”
Dr. Cheryl Jones and GCS offer state-of-the-art cancer care at the Cowles Clinic in Lake Oconee. Dr. Jones speaks regularly on the topics of breast cancer prevention, and is regarded as an expert in these areas.
The event was held in recognition of Breast Cancer Awareness Month, which is every October.