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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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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Summer Salads: Ways to use more strawberries

When Beth and I were planning this month’s newsletter article and recipe, I was thinking about which produce had been particularly good this summer? Maybe I have just been lucky …

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Survivor’s Month: “Find Your Inner Spirit”

June was Survivor’s Month at the Helen G. Nassif Community Cancer Center. All month long, survivors shared the names of people who supported and inspired them throughout their cancer journey …

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Ask the Expert: What is survivorship support?

Every cancer experience is different, but most would agree that life is different after cancer. With the identity “cancer survivor” often comes both physical and psychological side effects of treatment …

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Ask the Expert: Melanoma Prevention, Causes & Risks, and Treatment

According to the American Cancer Society, the rates of melanoma are rising and about 96,480 new melanoma cases will be diagnosed in 2019. Melanoma accounts for only about 1 percent …

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Mediterranean Diet Guide Part 6: Set up your Kitchen

With so many types of diets out there, it can be difficult to determine which work and which don’t, or which are healthy and which are not. To help you …

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