Cancer Prevention and Wellness
How can you prevent cancer?
While cancer can not altogether be prevented, there are a number of risk factors that can increase a person's chance of developing cancer as well as protective factors that decrease a person's chance of developing cancer.
Provider Video Profile: Meredith Krugh, NP (Oncology)
Meredith Krugh, an oncology nurse practitioner is providing care at Lakeland Cancer Specialists, in St. Joseph and Niles.
Intraoperative Radiation Therapy: Kellie Tyler "Catching Cancer Early"
Breast cancer survivor, Kellie Tyler, shares her experience undergoing Intraoperative Radiation Therapy (IORT) treatment.
Check-Up: Catching Colon Cancer Early (Craig Kline, MD, General Surgery)
General surgeon, Craig Kline shares how colonoscopies can detect and remove polyps which may lead to colon cancer.
IORT: New Option for Early-Stage Breast Cancer
Lakeland physicians are now using the ZEISS INTRABEAM® intraoperative therapy system to deliver a targeted single-dose of radiation to the site of the breast cancer tumor, after a Lumpectomy.
Physician Video Profile: Peter Paximadis, MD (Radiation Oncology)
Radiation Oncologist, Peter Paximadis provides radiation therapy to cancer patients at Lakeland Medical Center, St. Joseph
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New Cancer-Fighting Technology at Lakeland
Marie Yeager Cancer Center Virtual Tour
Intraoperative Radiation Therapy for Breast Cancer Patients at Lakeland Health
Benjamin Gielda, Radiation Oncologist discusses new treatment option for breast cancer available at Lakeland Health.
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Lakeland First in Region to Provide New Breast Cancer Treatment Option
Lakeland Receives $30,300 Grant from Susan G. Komen Michigan for Breast Cancer Screenings
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Virtual Reality Helps Enhance Care Experience for Infusion Patients
The infusion centers at Spectrum Health Lakeland recently introduced virtual reality (VR) into the clinical setting.
2017 Cancer Care Report Highlights Oncology Milestones
Local Organizations Donate Over $8,000 to Mammography Fund
“Team Up Against Cancer” Event Raises Funds for Cancer Care in Southwest Michigan
Marie Yeager Cancer Center Earns National Accreditation by Commission on Cancer
2015 Cancer Care Report Highlights Oncology Milestones
#GivingTuesday Movement Raises $14,000 for Marie Yeager Cancer Center
2016 Cancer Care Report Highlights Oncology Milestones
2018 Cancer Care Report Highlights New Technology Advancements
The 2018 Cancer Care Report from the Marie Yeager Cancer Center which outlines data collected to create more meaningful improvements for cancer diagnosis, treatment, rehabilitation, and support.
Volunteers Needed in Berrien County to Provide Transportation for Those Battling Cancer
Lakeland Introduces New Image-Guided Radiotherapy System
Lakeland Health Welcomes Radiation Oncologist