News Stories

Local Prostate Cancer Survivor Urges Men to Get Screened

September 16, 2014

September is Prostate Cancer Awareness Month and Sarasota resident and prostate cancer survivor, Robert Dean, is sharing his personal battle overcoming the disease to raise awareness for screenings and early detection.

Leading Radiation Oncologists Chosen to Present at Annual Conference

September 10, 2014

SAN FRANCISCO – Several physicians with 21st Century Oncology, the nation's premier cancer treatment network and largest radiation therapy provider, have been chosen to showcase their latest research developments at The American Society for Radiation Oncology (ASTRO) 56th annual meeting. ASTRO’s annual meeting is the premier radiation oncology scientific event that has over 11,000 attendees each year. This year, the meeting will be held from September 14-17 in San Francisco.

4th Annual Race Against Prostate Cancer Planned for September 27

September 4, 2014

LAS VEGAS - Two nonprofit groups are teaming up in Southern Nevada to raise awareness for prostate cancer and funds for local cancer patients during Prostate Cancer Awareness Month. 21st Century C.A.R.E., the foundation dedicated to providing financial aid to cancer patients in need, and the Las Vegas Chapter of Us TOO Prostate Cancer Support Group, will be the main beneficiaries of the fourth annual “This One's for the Boys!” 5K walk/run.

Cancer Survivor Urges Men to Get Screened

September 4, 2014

OCALA, Fla. – When Jim Davis found out he had prostate cancer, he knew it was time to learn everything he could about the disease. Now retired from a successful career with a pharmaceutical company, Davis, 81, put his medical research skills into action to learn everything he could about the disease.

Free Health Forum to Benefit Local Community

August 26, 2014

FORT MYERS, Fla. – The Omega Youth and Community Development Foundation is hosting its Annual Omega Health Forum on Saturday, Sept. 27, 2014 at Dunbar High School, 3800 E. Edison Ave, Fort Myers, FL 33916 from 9 a.m. to 12 p.m. The forum will offer free health screenings, as well as education on health awareness and prevention to our community.