Genetic Testing for Cancer Treatment

Genetic testing for cancer treatment is an invaluable resource for cancer care. It helps cancer care specialists at The START Center for Cancer Care identify the most effective, individualized treatment for those living with cancer. Our specialists look for specific inherited mutations in your chromosomes, genes and proteins. If harmful mutations are found, your doctor…Read More »

Easing Side Effects of Cancer Treatment

For many people, fighting cancer is an all-consuming journey. It takes physical and mental strength to focus on healing, and to withstand the side effects that go along with cancer treatments. Easing and managing side effects The side effects people endure vary, since each person’s health factors, type of cancer treatment and frequency of treatment…Read More »

Lowering Your Risk for Cervical Cancer

This year alone, an estimated 12,990 women will be diagnosed with cervical cancer. But by taking the right steps to protect yourself from the human papillomavirus (HPV), you can lower your risk. HPV is a very common infection that spreads through sexual activity. In fact, an estimated 79 million Americans currently have HPV, and each year,…Read More »