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on Wed, March 13, 2019
When it comes to cancers that affect both men and women, colorectal cancer is the second leading cause of cancer-related deaths in the United States, according...
on Tue, March 12, 2019
Prostate cancer is the second-most-common cancer in men in the United States. In fact, an estimated one in seven men will be diagnosed with prostate cancer in...
on Wed, February 27, 2019
For a third March in a row, Ascension Via Christi’s Cancer Outreach and Risk Assessment program is providing colorectal screening kits at no cost to anyone 45...
on Mon, February 25, 2019
Since September 2018, Peggy Rouse has been battling anal cancer – a disease that at one point left her too weak to eat or function. Now, with the help of...
on Wed, February 13, 2019
If you enjoy watching great basketball, encouraging young women, supporting worthy causes and getting free tickets, you won't want to miss Ascension Via...
on Wed, February 06, 2019
Over the past six months, Wichitan Carol Carpenter has been in and out of Ascension Via Christi St. Francis' 7th-floor Cancer Institute, battling recurrent...
on Tue, January 29, 2019
At Ascension Via Christi St. Francis, special care is taken to ensure the comfort of family as well as patients. During patients’ final hours, their loved ones...
on Thu, January 24, 2019
Ascension Via Christi Cancer Institute, the area’s only dedicated inpatient cancer treatment center, has many programs available for patients battling cancer....
on Wed, January 09, 2019
Ascension Via Christi’s Cancer Outreach and Risk Assessment program continues to add new programs designed to prevent cancer, identify it early or minimize its...
cigarettes, quit smoking
on Thu, November 29, 2018
Every smoker who is ready to quit has a different motivation for trying to kick the habit. According to the U.S. Surgeon General, quitting smoking is the...

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