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Debbi Mertes
on Mon, September 19, 2016
Two aunts on her dad’s side and two great aunts on her mother’s side who had breast cancer and a maternal grandfather who had prostate cancer. For years, 56-...
Mammograms
on Tue, September 13, 2016
Women are given conflicting information about mammography. Some articles and research say there is no advantage to the screening procedure and that it is okay...
Daniel Fowler
on Wed, August 17, 2016
Meritrust Credit Union has named Daniel Fowler, Health and Wellness Program Coordinator for Via Christi Health’s Cancer Outreach and Risk Assessment program,...
Maggie Ward
on Sat, July 23, 2016
The leader of Via Christi's cancer genetic testing and counseling program has added a new certification to help serve patients. Maggie Ward, MSN, is now...
Lyn Pitman
on Wed, July 13, 2016
Lyn Pitman has always had a passion for working with oncology patients. A registered nurse at Via Christi for almost 40 years, Pitman has spent much of her...
Virgil Miller
on Thu, June 23, 2016
When Virgil Miller was diagnosed with prostate cancer earlier this year, he wasn’t eager to spend months getting treatment or recovering from surgery. But...
Sunscreen
on Tue, May 31, 2016
The best sunscreen is sunscreen that is worn every day. Wearing sunscreen daily in a moisturizer is the easiest way to make sure you are adequately protecting...
Jean Anderson
on Mon, May 16, 2016
In Victory in the Valley’s Hospitality Centre in downtown Wichita, Jean Anderson has found a purpose behind the disease that nearly took her life. The view of...
on Wed, May 11, 2016
For decades in the early 1900s, tobacco advertisements and use of tobacco products by Major League Baseball players was commonplace. However, in the early...
Michael Hernandez
on Wed, April 27, 2016
For most of his 56 years, Michael Hernandez had been the picture of health. He lifted weights in his basement gym. He ate nutritious meals. He didn’t smoke and...

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