Month: September 2011

NEW WORLD-CLASS CANCER TREATMENT CENTER IN NWA

NEW WORLD-CLASS CANCER TREATMENT CENTER IN NWA

Highlands Oncology Group is pleased to announce that they have expanded their cancer treatment services with the opening of a state-of-the-art, 56,000-square-foot comprehensive cancer care clinic in Rogers. With the opening of this facility, Northwest Arkansas will have the premiere cancer treatment facility in the […]

Laugh for Healing

Laugh for Healing

contributed by Eddie Gregg When Tiffani Artt was diagnosed—on her birthday—with Cholangiacarcinoma, a rare and deadly form of cancer, she and her family were devastated. How could this happen to Tiffani? She had so much life yet to live. At 38, she was younger than […]

Five Easy-to-Make, Healthy Refreshing Recipes

Five Easy-to-Make, Healthy Refreshing Recipes

contributed by Eddie Gregg Cucumber slices with dill cream cheese and smoked salmon This simple but flavor-packed and elegant snack is perfect for any occasion and sure to impress your friends. Preparation time: 10-15 minutes Ingredients: • ¾ cup (6 oz.) smoked salmon (leftover poached […]

Making Strides Oct 23 at Arvest Ballpark

Making Strides Oct 23 at Arvest Ballpark

Contributed by Laurie Anderson Community Promotions Chair American Cancer Society The Making Strides event is not a race; it is a celebration of survivorship, an occasion to express hope, and a shared goal to end a disease that threatens the lives of so many people […]

Erin plus Eight: Her Surrogacy Story

Erin plus Eight: Her Surrogacy Story

Contributed by Zoë Calkins Surrogacy is one of the most controversial solutions to infertility. The ethics involved have sparked the public’s interest; lighting a ring of fire-y opinions held even by doctors all over the country. However, surrogacy is also something people know very little […]

Finding Hope with Pancreatic Cancer

Finding Hope with Pancreatic Cancer

  Contributed by Dana Quinn On June 3, 2010 my father was diagnosed with stage 4 pancreatic cancer.  The next day he began to plan his funeral.  You may ask why…74% of those diagnosed with pancreatic cancer die within the first year of diagnosis, and […]