| Feb 8, 2013
| 8:10 AM
When patients first learn they have cancer, they often feel like they’re in the dark. Most are facing this battle for the first time, and the anxiety of not knowing what will happen can be daunting. The good news is: there’s one thing patients...
| Feb 8, 2013
| 8:11 AM
This month you will likely see a lot of pink ribbons in celebration of breast cancer awareness month. Those ribbons are more than just decorations. Behind each one is a woman who has had to face the frightening diagnosis of breast cancer… and the...
| Feb 8, 2013
| 8:19 AM
Nowadays you hear a lot about cancer: scary statistics, the importance of early detection screenings, risk factors, etc. These are important things to know, sure, but you’ve heard all this before. It’s long past time to go over what most...
| Mar 19, 2013
| 7:51 AM
Commonwealth Cancer Center nurse receives national oncology certification
Doriska Austin of Commonwealth Cancer Center in Danville recently completed national certification requirements for oncology nursing.
A 2009 graduate of Eastern Kentucky...
| Mar 25, 2013
| 8:25 AM
Chesapeake Urology Associates, P.A., one of the nation's largest urology groups, has announced Dr. Sankar Kausik, M.D., F.A.C.S., has been named Chief of Urology for the Upper Chesapeake Medical Center, part of Upper Chesapeake Health, an affiliate...
| Mar 8, 2013
| 3:55 PM
Clemens Tsao Engagement Announcement
Dr. and Mrs. Keuy-Yeou Tsao of Chicago, Illinois are pleased to announce the engagement of their daughter, Dr. Anne Tsao to Dr. Mark Clemens II, son of Debra Clemens of Washington, D.C. and Mark Clemens of Orange,...
| Jan 8, 2013
| 1:31 PM
Ephraim McDowell Health pharmacists earn national certification
Ephraim McDowell Health pharmacists Stephanie Stone, Ashley Cambron, Michele Heinz, Angie Hatter, Brett Vickey, and Jaime Kenney, have reached a professional milestone few in their...
| Jan 15, 2013
| 1:47 PM
Thoroughbred Threads signs agreement with St. Catharine College
Thoroughbred Threads LLC has signed a two-year agreement with St. Catharine College to take over operation of the St. Catharine College Spirit Shoppe and school store in Springfield. ...
| Jan 22, 2013
| 2:05 PM
Kudos to Dr. Meghan Milburn and the Upper Chesapeake Multa-Disciplinary Breast Cancer Team!
Gals—self check "is" the answer to safety plus!!!!
If you want "the" best care and attention you can get—go to Upper Chesapeake and their...
| Feb 1, 2013
| 7:38 PM
Dr. Luis Diaz is an oncologist at the Johns Hopkins School of Medicine, a researcher with patented findings and the co-founder of a small, fast-expanding company.
"We've grown from no employees to one employee to four employees and now we have 12,"...
| Jun 1, 2013
| 7:52 PM
For nearly a quarter-century, doctors have ordered annual PSA tests for men of a certain age to screen for prostate cancer, despite a lack of evidence that its benefits outweigh the risks — especially when tiny, slow-growing tumors were detected....