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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...
on Tue, October 30, 2018
Last March, the Cancer Institute at Ascension Via Christi Hospital St. Francis launched another avenue for helping patients in the final hours of their journey...
nurse smiling jennifer boggs
on Tue, October 23, 2018
In honor of breast cancer awareness month, Ascension Via Christi Cancer Center would like to highlight Jennifer Boggs, RN, CN-BN, a certified breast nurse...
on Thu, September 27, 2018
Ascension Via Christi is a sponsor for Café con Leche, an annual Hispanic-oriented health and wellness fair that will take place from 8 a.m. – noon, Saturday,...
two women wearing pink
on Fri, August 10, 2018
In January, the Mercy Community Health Foundation announced that it had completed its year long campaign to raise $500,000 to bring 3D mammography services to...
girl in sunflowers
on Mon, July 30, 2018
Skin cancer is the most common cancer in the United States. According to the American Academy of Dermatology, approximately 9,500 people in the United States...

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