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.
Meredith Krugh, an oncology nurse practitioner is providing care at Lakeland Cancer Specialists, in St. Joseph and Niles.
Breast cancer survivor, Kellie Tyler, shares her experience undergoing Intraoperative Radiation Therapy (IORT) treatment.
General surgeon, Craig Kline shares how colonoscopies can detect and remove polyps which may lead to colon 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.
Radiation Oncologist, Peter Paximadis provides radiation therapy to cancer patients at Lakeland Medical Center, St. Joseph
Benjamin Gielda, Radiation Oncologist discusses new treatment option for breast cancer available at Lakeland Health.
The infusion centers at Spectrum Health Lakeland recently introduced virtual reality (VR) into the clinical setting.
Lakeland team members were recently honored with the Innovation Award by the American Cancer Society at the annual Coaches vs. Cancer Night of the Stars event for their work with virtual reality (VR) in the clinical setting.
The Economic Alliance for Michigan (EAM) awarded Lakeland Medical Center and Lakeland Hospital Niles with the Patient Safety Excellence Award.
Spectrum Health Lakeland is pleased to welcome oncologist, Daniel Douce, MD, to the medical staff.
Spectrum Health Lakeland has added a new technology for men choosing radiation therapy for prostate cancer.
Cancer patients throughout West Michigan will now have greater access to new and unique clinical trials.
Women in Southwest Michigan have increased access to 3D mammography technology.