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As Seen in the Key West Citizen: Doctors: Heed skin cancer warning

On the heels of acting U.S. Surgeon General Boris D. Lushniak issuing a public warning about skin cancer, 21st Century Oncology of Key West Board Certified Radiation Oncologist, Anesa Ahamad, M.D., was interviewed by the Key West Citizen regarding skin cancer prevalence in Florida.

FLORIDA KEYS — Upper Keys fishing guide Chuck Kitto spent his early days on the water without protecting himself from the South Florida sun.

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Featured in The Delmarva Daily Times: Fishing tournament raises money for research

21st Century C.A.R.E. foundation, the nonprofit foundation dedicated to raising money for cancer patients, hosted the fifth annual Castaway Cancer Fishing Tournament June 28 in Delmarva, Maryland. The event raised $2,218 to benefit Delmarva cancer patients, and received coverage in The Delmarva Daily Times.

The money raised will help local cancer patients focus on beating the disease by providing assistance with everyday expenses.

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As Seen on Good Day Sacramento: Rummage Sale to Benefit Local Cancer Patients

St. Teresa Comprehensive Cancer Center and 21st Century C.A.R.E. foundation hosted the 2014 Rummage Sale to help cancer patients in Stockton, Calif. Dr. Dan Vongtama was interviewed on Good Day Stockton about the event in the clip below.

As Seen on NBC’s Daytime: How Well Do You Know Melanoma?

With the temperature getting warmer outside and summer just around the corner, spending more time in the sun is natural. While most of us know by now sunscreen is a must, there are still a lot of misconceptions about skin cancer.

Bradenton Cardiology Center and Daytime’s resident doctor, Srini Iyengar, digs deeper into this deadly disease.

21st Century Oncology’s National Cancer Survivors Day Event Featured in the Crestview News Bulletin

CRESTVIEW — This weekend, area cancer survivors, family members and caregivers can attend 21st Century Oncology’s National Cancer Survivors Day Hoedown.

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As Seen in the Yonkers Daily Voice: 21st Century Oncology’s Yonkers Office Welcomes Breast-Cancer Specialist

YONKERS, N.Y. — 21st Century Oncology has announced that board certified breast surgeon Dr. Nidhi Sahgal has joined the practice in Yonkers.

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As Featured in the Las Vegas Review-Journal – Your Health: Program Seeks to Lessen Cancer Treatment Side Effects Through Lifestyle Changes

The Las Vegas Review Journal stopped by 21st Century Oncology of Las Vegas to showcase the Integrative Oncology and Survivorship Program being piloted in Las Vegas. Below is the full article.

Some important research is going on in the northwest. Dr. Brian Lawenda of 21st Century Oncology of Las Vegas is heading a pilot program to treat cancer patients.

Called the Integrative Oncology and Survivorship Program, it utilizes a multipronged approach to seeing patients have fewer side effects from treatment, helping them make lifestyle changes that have been shown to reduce risks associated with cancer recurrence. Complementary practices can include anything from diet changes to stress reduction to nutritional supplements. The practice’s northwest Las Vegas office is at 2851 N. Tenaya Way, near MountainView Hospital.

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KLAS-TV: 21st Century Oncology of Las Vegas Veterans Initiative

As seen on KLAS-TV 8 News NOW: 21st Century Oncology provides sponsors the Nellis/Creech Military Veterans Appreciation Day Picnic to show support for local veterans. 21st Century Oncology patient and Veteran JP Jones discusses his thoughts on cancer care provided to veterans in the clip below.

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