| Nov 18, 2013
| 6:15 AM
Tidewater Physicians Multispecialty Group added a new specialty on Nov. 12 when TPMG Cancer Care opened with Dr. Guy W. Tillinghast.
Tillinghast attended a three-year hematology-oncology fellowship at the National Institutes of Health in Bethesda, Md.,...
| Nov 14, 2013
| 7:13 AM
Area residents are invited to attend a free, informative session on pancreatic cancer.
The education night will be held Monday, Nov. 18 at Lehigh Valley Health Network's Kasych Pavilion at the Cedar Crest campus.
Doors open at 6 p.m. and presentations...
| Oct 25, 2013
| 2:40 PM
A career as a radiation therapist puts you in the heart of the battle against cancer, but doesn’t require a medical degree. Radiation therapists are part of a cancer team, known as an oncology team, which helps diagnose and treat cancer. With...
| Oct 23, 2013
| 7:16 PM
Hoag Hospital will partner with USC's Keck School of Medicine to enhance cancer treatment provided at the hospital.
The affiliation, announced Monday, comes as part of an effort to provide improved local care for cancer patients, according to a news...
| Oct 23, 2013
| 10:27 AM
In this sketch, "The Oncologist" by pH Comedy Theater, the size of a guy's hand ruins his day at the doctor's office.
pH Comedy Theater is located at 1515 W Berwyn Ave.
| Oct 18, 2013
| 1:14 PM
Nan Van Den Bergh, Ph.D., was diagnosed with breast cancer on July 3, 2003.
“I was six months late in getting a regularly scheduled breast exam and had been putting off the mammogram because of too many work-related responsibilities,” she...
| Oct 20, 2013
| 2:00 AM
The rise in the number of female military veterans has led the Baltimore Veterans Affairs Medical Center to update its breast cancer care options to meet the growing demand.
"Females are the fastest-growing demographic of veterans," said Dr. Ajay Jain,...
| Oct 17, 2013
| 1:09 PM
For Lisa Bosworth, the road to a cancer diagnosis was a long, winding one. But a rainbow along that journey would show her that hope was around the corner.
After feeling lumps in both of her breasts in 2009, Bosworth immediately scheduled a mammogram...
| Oct 17, 2013
| 3:14 PM
The Hinsdale Village Board has approved the signage that will be installed at a $48 million cancer center to be operated by Adventist Hinsdale and Adventist La Grange hospitals.
The two-story 54,000-square-foot Hinsdale Adventist Cancer Institute will...
| Sep 26, 2013
| 4:33 PM
Katherine Warrick was 31 when she was blindsided by an aggressive form of breast cancer. Like many young adults, she simply had no time for it: She was a newlywed, finishing her first year of graduate school and working full time as a social worker....
| Sep 27, 2013
| 8:41 AM
In 2010, around the time that Holly Church and her husband had begun talking about starting a family, she was diagnosed with stage 2 breast cancer.
"I was told that after the chemo, my fertility might be taken away from me," said Church, of Lebanon. "At...