National Cervical Health Awareness Month The American Social Health Association (ASHA) and the National Cervical Cancer Coalition have named January Cervical Health Awareness Month to encourage women across the country to get screened for cervical cancer and receive the human papillomavirus (HPV) vaccine if they are eligible.According to the American Cancer Society (ACS), almost 14,000 new
Coping with Cancer Through the Holidays During the COVID-19 PandemicAs the classic holiday song goes, it is the most wonderful time of the year. But do you know what else the happiest season of all brings? Stress. This year is no exception, especially with the added threat of the COVID-19 pandemic. It is no secret that
Join us for our 5th annual Profiles in Pink Party with Helen Keller Hospital to celebrate survivors in our community! This year’s event will be a drive-in concert with musical entertainment from The Midnighters! As always, this is a free community event.
Singing River Cancer Center to Offer Advanced Cancer Treatment for Patients of the Shoals Region NASHVILLE, Tenn.–(BUSINESS WIRE)–Alliance Oncology, a division of Alliance HealthCare Services, a leading national provider of outsourced healthcare services, announced the opening of Singing River Cancer Center (SRCC). SRCC will be a part of Alliance Cancer Care, one of the largest
Alliance Cancer Care announced that radiation oncologist Ashlyn Seeley Everett, M.D. has joined their cancer care treatment team. Dr. Everett, a native of Huntsville, graduated Summa Cum Laude with a Bachelor of Science in biomedical sciences from Auburn University in Auburn, Alabama, and received her medical doctorate from the University of Alabama at Birmingham School
According to the Skin Cancer Foundation, the only international organization devoted solely to education, prevention, early detection, and prompt treatment of the world’s most common cancer, one in five Americans will develop skin cancer in the course of a lifetime. Skin cancer occurs when there are abnormalities in the cells that make up the skin.
Alliance Cancer Care announced that board-certified radiation oncologist Jefferson M. Trupp, M.D. has joined their cancer care treatment team. Dr. Trupp graduated Magna Cum Laude from the University of South Florida in Tampa, Florida, and received his medical doctorate from the University of South Florida College of Medicine. He completed an internship in OB/GYN with
May is National Brain Tumor Awareness Month. Driven by advancement in research, surgical techniques, genetic discoveries, and much more, it has never been a better time to take action on brain tumors. The National Brain Tumor Society (NBTS), an organization whose mission is to unrelentingly invest in, mobilize, and unite our community to discover a