Articles / filed under Cancer

4 Ways to Help Prepare For Your First Day of Chemotherapy

Learn these helpful tips on how to prepare for your first chemotherapy visit.

read more

Colon Cancer Awareness Month: Preventive Screenings Better Than Treatment

March is Colon Cancer Awareness Month. Did you know that colon cancer is the second leading cause of cancer-related death in the United States?

read more

Are You Dense?

Screening mammograms are the best way to detect and find breast cancer. Learn about the types of screenings and when women should have them.

read more

Mr. Ledet’s Story

After Charles Ledet was diagnosed with stage IV colorectal cancer in 2015, he faced the monumental decision of whether to continue with chemotherapy at the expense of his quality of life....

read more

Skin Cancer Checks During the Winter

Winter might be in full swing, but it’s also a prime time to be mindful about sun protection. Even if the sun is less strong at this time of...

read more

Susan Landry Patient Story: Healthy in Every Way

In 1992, Susan Landry was diagnosed with a rare form of breast cancer. 23 years later, she shares the story of her care.

read more

Stop Smoking and Start Living

People who currently smoke a pack of cigarettes a day can save an average of $2,300 each year after they quit smoking. If you’re ready to quit smoking, we’re...

read more

What is Cholangiocarcinoma?

Learn the causes and treatment for cholangiocarcinoma, a cancerous malignant growth in the ducts that drain bile from the liver.

read more