A Daily Dose of Hope: START patient creates platform to spread positivity

Colorectal Cancer is the third most commonly diagnosed cancer in both men and women but is preventable with regular screenings. Since March is dedicated to bringing awareness to this disease, we highlight one patient’s inspirational journey.   A Daily Dose of Hope START patient creates platform to spread positivity   Reagan Greer had never been…Read More »

Ovarian Cancer: What You Need to Know

Ovarian cancer affects approximately 20,000 American women each year and ranks fifth in cancer-related deaths among women. Unfortunately, only 15 percent of ovarian cancers are found at an early stage, before the cancer has had a chance to spread. Ovarian cancer is often asymptomatic in its early stage; later stages may produce non-specific symptoms that…Read More »

Common Cancer Symptoms to Look Out For

Nearly two million people in the United States are diagnosed with cancer each year. A substantial portion of these cancers could be prevented through regular health screenings and lifestyle changes. When you know what to look for, you can take steps to protect yourself and your health. What are the most common cancer symptoms? There…Read More »

START’s Dr. Steven Kalter Weighs In On ASCO Conference

START Center oncologist Dr. Steven Kalter weighed in on some of the most important aspects of ASCO (American Society of Clinical Oncology) conference that kicks off in Chicago this week on June 5th. This is the industry’s largest cancer conference, drawing some 30,000 oncologists and oncology professionals. One sure sign that the War on Cancer…Read More »

Melanoma/Skin Cancer Detection and Prevention Month

During the spring and summer months, people are more likely to reach for shorts, tank tops and bathing suits before heading outside. Clothes that offer less coverage means more skin is exposed to the sun’s harmful rays. This puts you at a higher risk of sunburn, premature aging and melanoma. If you spend any time…Read More »

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