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We acknowledge the many absurdities, complexities and frustrations patients—as well as caregivers—face in today's healthcare arena. Through candidness, hard work and innovation, we're making sure that healthcare takes a turn the for the better.
Q. I watched my mom battle breast cancer and win. But the scars from her mastectomy took a real toll on her self-esteem. Now I’m facing surgery. I should have better options than my mom had!
A. Having a lumpectomy or mastectomy is literally life-saving for women with breast cancer. But, like your mom, many find living with their scars to be a challenge. That’s all changing thanks to a new, advance procedure available in the Kansas City area. Hidden ScarTM breast cancer surgeries are now being... More
Q. I always thought leukemia was a childhood cancer, until I was diagnosed at 55. Why isn’t there more awareness of leukemia in adults?
A. That’s an excellent question, especially since blood cancers like leukemia, lymphoma and multiple myeloma are far more common in adults than in children. Leukemia is the most common type of cancer in children—which is possibly why childhood cancer and leukemia seem synonymous to many. The fact is that... More