Articles tagged with 'oncology' | OSF HealthCare

OSF HealthCare - Archive (oncology)

2024
February
06,
2024
| 09:12 AM America/Chicago
Country star Toby Keith is one of about 26,000 people diagnosed every year with stomach cancer. Experts say if you notice anything out of the ordinary, let your doctor know right away. 
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January
22,
2024
| 15:42 PM America/Chicago
For the first time, the American Cancer Society is reporting that colon and rectal cancers have come leading causes of cancer death in younger adults, just another example of an alarming trend. 
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2023
December
26,
2023
| 14:51 PM America/Chicago
Radiation treatment for cancer has come a long way, making things safer and more convenient.
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October
11,
2023
| 14:30 PM America/Chicago
Cancer takes a toll in many ways - fatigue, pain, neuropathy - and more. One way to combat the side effects is oncology rehabilitation, which helps survivors get back on their feet. 
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July
06,
2023
| 10:57 AM America/Chicago
Multiple myeloma is a blood cancer that will impact 35,000 people this year. While incurable, people like famed journalist Tom Brokaw are living longer with this cancer thanks to medical advances. ...
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April
10,
2023
| 16:59 PM America/Chicago
Patient navigators not only help with care but make sure life-saving appointments aren’t missed.
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February
02,
2023
| 10:36 AM America/Chicago
Good news from the American Cancer Society's latest report –  cancer deaths have significantly dropped since 1991. But medical experts say there's still a long way to go. 
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2022
December
15,
2022
| 09:25 AM America/Chicago
For patients at the OSF Bobette Steely Hegeler Cancer Care Center in Danville, Illinois, visits will soon be more comfortable and streamlined thanks to $750,000 worth of interior renovations.
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December
02,
2022
| 09:28 AM America/Chicago
Screening isn’t common for cancer of the esophagus, so experts say it’s important to watch for symptoms, which can mimic heartburn. See a doctor if symptoms won’t go away.
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October
20,
2022
| 15:13 PM America/Chicago
OSF HealthCare is marking the next phase of construction for the OSF Cancer Institute in Peoria with the arrival of the particle accelerator that will produce proton therapy treatments.
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June
06,
2022
| 13:20 PM America/Chicago
Patients of OSF HealthCare Saint Anthony’s Health Center in the greater Riverbend community will soon have access to a comprehensive network of pediatric providers through a recently-announced strategic affiliation with SSM Health....
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