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Ep. 25 – LiveWell Talk On…Integrative Wellness (Matt Schmitz, CSCS)

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Subscribe on:  Apple Podcasts | Google Podcasts | Spotify | iHeart Radio | Pandora | SoundCloud | Stitcher | TuneIn Host: Dr. Dustin Arnold, chief medical officer, UnityPoint Health – St. Luke’s Hospital Guest: Matt Schmitz, CSCS, CES, AFT, Integrative Wellness program manager …

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Nassif Radiation Center Team Members Receive Guardian Angel Recognition

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A patient at the Nassif Radiation Center wanted to do something special to recognize and thank their exceptional caregivers. Guardian Angel Recipients: Andrea Watkinson, manager – clinical services Mary Beth …

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Muhammad Ali Shah, Medical Physicist

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Muhammad Ali Shah recently joined the team at the Nassif Community Cancer Center as a medical physicist. In his role, Shah works behind-the-scenes at the Nassif Radiation Center to ensure …

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Ep. 13 – LiveWell Talk On…Tobacco Cessation

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Subscribe on:  Apple Podcasts | Google Podcasts | Spotify | iHeart Radio | Pandora | SoundCloud | Stitcher | TuneIn Host: Dr. Dustin Arnold, chief medical officer, UnityPoint Health – St. Luke’s Hospital Guest: Mary Jo Henry, tobacco treatment specialist, UnityPoint Clinic Multi-Specialty …

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Exercise Is Cancer Medicine, Says Global Coalition

Current oncology practice is “failing those diagnosed with cancer” with regard to prescribing exercise, says a call-to-action report from a global coalition of 40 leaders from 17 organizations, spearheaded by …

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Ask the Expert: Need help to quit smoking or vaping?

Recent reports from The CDC indicate over 1,000 lung injury cases and 18 deaths are related to e-cigarettes or vaping. Approximately 80 percent of patients are under 35 years old. “Smoking …

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What is IOeRT for breast cancer treatment?

For women with early stage breast cancer there is an option, which preserves breast tissue, delivers a high dose of radiation to the tumor bed where the cancer was removed …

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Sherri Conrad is Grateful for Supportive, Compassionate Care

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Sherri Conrad of Cedar Rapids, IA has spent the majority of her career in health care. She had the opportunity to be a traveling nurse and spent years living in …

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Lessons from a 10-year Breast Cancer Survivor

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This short blog written by a cancer survivor has great information including practical tips about diet, exercise, and emotional health.  At the Nassif Community Cancer Center, we have dietitians, an …

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Ep. 10 – LiveWell Talk On…E-cigarettes and Vaping (ft. Mary Jo Henry)

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Subscribe on:  Apple Podcasts | Google Podcasts | Spotify | iHeart Radio | Pandora | SoundCloud | Stitcher | TuneIn Host: Dr. Dustin Arnold, chief medical officer, UnityPoint Health – St. Luke’s Hospital Guest: Mary Jo Henry, tobacco treatment specialist, UnityPoint Clinic Multi-Specialty …

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