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Latest Cancer Treatment Centers of America Stories

2013-10-01 23:31:14

Dr. Taz’s Atlanta Center for Holistic and Integrative Medicine announces enhanced cancer care programs for its patients. The Center's program includes prevention, adjunctive treatment and support. Atlanta, GA (PRWEB) October 01, 2013 Dr. Taz's Atlanta Center for Holistic and Integrative Medicine is pleased to announce enhanced cancer care programs for its patients. The Center has established partnerships with multiple cancer treatment facilities around the world to assist...

2013-09-30 12:27:25

SCHAUMBURG, Ill., Sept. 30, 2013 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- A recent Cancer Treatment Centers of America® (CTCA) study entitled "The relationship between baseline nutritional status with subsequent parenteral nutrition and clinical outcomes in cancer patients undergoing hyperthermic intraperitoneal chemotherapy" identified the importance of proper nutrition in cancer patients undergoing hyperthermic intraperitoneal chemotherapy. The study's findings were published in the August 2013...

2013-09-17 08:31:15

Cancer Treatment Centers of America at Midwestern Regional Medical Center among the first hospitals in the region to offer the breakthrough treatment CHICAGO, Sept. 17, 2013 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- A new treatment for advanced prostate cancer has been shown to minimize pain and extend life for prostate cancer patients with advanced disease that has spread to the bones. The targeted radiation treatment, a radiopharmaceutical drug known as Xofigo, is injected into the body to...

2013-09-13 16:24:51

September 15 game to raise awareness for prostate cancer and remind fans to "Know Your Stats" CHICAGO, Sept. 13, 2013 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- On Sunday, September 15, Cancer Treatment Centers of America® (CTCA) will take the field with the Chicago Bears to tackle prostate cancer. The hospital has teamed up with the National Football League (NFL) and the Urology Care Foundation to encourage men to get off the bench and be proactive about their health through the "Know Your...

2013-07-09 08:29:33

Blue Cross members battling cancer now have expanded access to CTCA ZION, Ill., July 9, 2013 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Cancer Treatment Centers of America (CTCA) and Blue Cross and Blue Shield of Illinois (BCBSIL) today announced an agreement that makes CTCA at Midwestern Regional Medical Center (Midwestern) an in-network provider of cancer care for its members. The new agreement provides in-network options for members seeking cancer treatment. "For 77 years, Blue Cross and Blue...

2013-07-01 20:21:10

Cancer Treatment Centers of America at Eastern Regional Medical Center Expands its Stem Cell Transplant & Cell Therapy Program, Draws Patients from Across the Northeast PHILADELPHIA, July 1, 2013 /PRNewswire/ -- Cancer Treatment Centers of America (CTCA) at Eastern Regional Medical Center proudly opened its new stem cell transplant center to patients with hematologic malignancies today. The 17,000 square foot center includes eight state-of-the-art inpatient rooms, along with a...

2013-06-27 08:30:36

Leading cancer hospital group to transform benefits administration with cloud-based enrollment portal and data analytics CHARLESTON, S.C., June 27, 2013 /PRNewswire/ -- Benefitfocus, a leading provider of cloud-based benefits software solutions, today announced that Cancer Treatment Centers of America® (CTCA) has selected BENEFITFOCUS HR INTOUCH® to provide a more streamlined and innovative solution to offer their employees benefits. CTCA operates a national network of specialized...

2013-05-21 12:27:42

PHILADELPHIA, May 21, 2013 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Cancer Treatment Centers of America (CTCA) at Eastern Regional Medical Center (Eastern) proudly announced today that it has received the Healthgrades 2013 Outstanding Patient Experience Award(TM). This honor ranks CTCA at Eastern among the top five percent of hospitals identified for outstanding performance in delivering a positive experience for patients during their hospital stay, as measured by Healthgrades, the leading online resource...

2013-05-20 12:26:59

Study Results Show Promise and Indicate Further Investigation is Warranted SCHAUMBURG, Ill., May 20, 2013 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- The use of vitamin C to treat cancer patients first became popular in the 1970s as a result of the work of Nobel Laureate Linus Pauling. However, studies conducted with orally dosed supplements did not demonstrate any clinical benefit in cancer patients, most likely due to the finding that the levels of orally-administered vitamin C delivered to a...

2013-05-02 23:02:59

As the Pacific Northwest region heads into record temperatures this weekend, Cancer Treatment Centers of America® (CTCA) at Western Regional Medical Center (Western) reminds Oregonians and Washingtonians that it is important to keep sun safety tips in mind–particularly since Oregon and Washington have some of the highest rates of skin cancer in the country. Portland, Ore. (PRWEB) May 02, 2013 As the Pacific Northwest region heads into record temperatures this weekend, Cancer...