A Retreat from Cancer
As a police officer, George Ramos was accustomed to taking charge in times of crisis and being in control.
Breast and Cervical Cancer Early Detection Programs
This program is available to eligible women who meet state specific guidelines. The program helps women receive the screening and diagnostic services needed to detect early signs of breast and cervical cancer.
The Center for Breast Health offers a way to streamline the diagnostic process. Tissue samples are obtained through an outpatient procedure. If done by Mammotome biopsy, it can be performed in less than an hour.
A magnetic resonance imaging scan (MRI) uses a large, powerful magnet and a computer to create pictures of your breast. Each picture is a very small “slice” of breast tissue. The many, many pictures taken with MRI gives your doctor detailed information to help diagnose and plan your treatment.
Breast cancer is one of the most common cancers in women. Thanks to modern treatments, many women diagnosed with breast cancer will go on to live full lives.
Ultrasound, also known as sonography, is an imaging method in which high-frequency sound waves are used to outline a part of the body.
Camp Genesis -- A Break From Cancer In The Family
Cancer does not only impact the patient. Children, grandchildren, spouses and other loved ones can be involved in the cancer fight, too.
Camp Genesis -- A Getaway For Kids Dealing With Cancer In The Family
About 60 Quad City-area kids dealing with the stress of cancer in their family will get to take a break from it all at Camp Genesis this summer.
Camp Genesis -- For kids coping with cancer in the family
About 60 Quad City-area kids dealing with the stress of cancer in their family will be able to take a break from it all at Camp Genesis this summer.
Cancer Treatment and You
This program is offered the last Tuesday of every month. The class includes information on chemotherapy, radiation therapy, oncology rehabilitation services and other patient support services such as dietitian, social worker, chaplain, nurse navigator and financial counselor.