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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...
Diane Shankwitz
on Tue, April 26, 2016
For Diane Shankwitz, as for many others, beating cancer was the ultimate victory. Despite enduring a double mastectomy, hormone treatments, 16 rounds of...
on Wed, March 23, 2016
After you have been diagnosed with cancer and the determination has been made that radiation should be considered as a form of treatment, you will meet with a...
Colon
on Tue, March 22, 2016
Via Christi Philanthropy and Via Christi Oncology Services recently received a $20,000 grant from Get Your Rear in Gear Wichita and the Colon Cancer Coalition...

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