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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...
on Tue, November 27, 2018
The Cancer Center at Ascension Via Christi St. Francis now offers SpaceOAR®, a system designed to reduce radiation therapy side effects in men undergoing...
on Mon, November 26, 2018
Becker’s Hospital Review recently released its list of 100 hospitals and health systems with great oncology programs and Ascension Via Christi once again was...
on Mon, November 19, 2018
When news broke in July 2017 that Sen. John McCain had been diagnosed with glioblastoma multiforme, or GBM, Ken Evans already had been battling the same...
Lyn Pitman
on Fri, November 16, 2018
Lyn Pitman has always had a passion for working with oncology patients. A registered nurse at Via Christi for more than 40 years, Pitman has spent much of her...

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