The best way to treat lung cancer successfully is to catch it early. Lung cancer screenings can do this, and they’re covered by insurance for longtime smokers. This video explains screening recommendations and tells the story of a Swedish patient and former smoker who believes a screening saved his life.
The Swedish Cancer Institute offers a variety of support groups. The groups provide an opportunity to meet...
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Introducing this promising and innovative treatment at SCI, CAR-T Cell Therapy is offering hope to cancer patients who have been through two lines of unsuccessful treatment.
It’s important to feel comfortable asking your doctor questions, and sharing about yourself. One of our Swedish oncologists took some time to share a little bit about himself.
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A new comprehensive financial resource is available from the Swedish Cancer Institute to help cancer patients with questions. Read more about it here.
Giving the Gift of Hope: Having cancer is hard enough. Paying for everyday basics shouldn't be.
Creating & listening to music playlists is fun, but did you know it can be therapeutic? Here are some tips from a Board-Certified music therapist, to help fight cancer by finding just the right mix.
An interview with a gene detective. What you should know about genetic counseling and testing when impacted by cancer.
Medical acupuncture is an effective way to help manage pain for cancer patients. Learn more about Dr. Rudolf, and the Swedish Pain Services team.
There is a lot wrapped into the word “survivor”, when related to cancer. Our Swedish Cancer Institute survivorship team helps you begin to navigate it all here.
Breast cancer prevention starts with knowing your risk. Routine mammography screening and self-breast exams are key components of every woman’s health, regardless of risk.
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