Sorted By: Cancer

Regional Cancer Center attains national Breast Center accreditation

Posted on Mar. 13, 2018 ( comments)
Lung cancer patient Mike Shinn

MultiCare lung cancer screening program helps high-risk patients beat the disease

Posted on Nov. 16, 2017 ( comments)
Mike is now cancer-free thanks to a low-dose CT scan.

Display at Tacoma General offers glimpse into tactics of big tobacco

Posted on Nov. 14, 2017 ( comments)
"The Evolving Cigarette" examines the role of marketing and manufacturing in increasing addiction.

Breast cancer patient uses writing to share news of diagnosis

Posted on Oct. 23, 2017 ( comments)
Wilson, now 50, was diagnosed with stage IV breast cancer January 2016.
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After breast cancer surgery: Your reconstruction questions answered

Posted on Oct. 16, 2017 ( comments)

What should women know about breast reconstruction after breast cancer surgery?

All in the family: The history of Come Walk With Me

Posted on Oct. 6, 2017 ( comments)
Believe it or not, Pierce County’s largest breast cancer walk was inspired by a woman named Pinky.

Ramona is now cancer free and traveling the world

Posted on Oct. 4, 2017 ( comments)
Other than a family history, there’s no way of predicting who is most at risk of ovarian cancer and no easy way to find it early.

How thyroid cancer diagnosis and treatment are changing

Posted on Sep. 28, 2017 ( comments)
September is Thyroid Cancer Awareness Month. Learn how important updates may impact your care.
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Prostate cancer: To test or not to test?

Posted on Sep. 27, 2017 ( comments)
It's a simple blood test to detect a common cancer, yet it remains controversial.

MultiCare Rockwood Clinic celebrates Breast Cancer Awareness Month

Posted on Sep. 26, 2017 ( comments)
MultiCare Rockwood Clinic now offers 3D mammography at its Main Clinic in downtown Spokane.