Tag Archives: botsford cancer center

Breast surgeon’s secret weapon against cancer isn’t a scalpel — it’s a nurse navigator

Nurse navigators advocate for breast cancer patients by making sure they know about all the resources available to them. Continue reading

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Detroit Catholic Central High School student fills cancer center with music

The Botsford Cancer Center is filled with live instrumental music thanks to 14-year-old musician volunteer Jonah Lyon. Continue reading

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Helping patients navigate the financial burden of a cancer diagnosis

A cancer diagnosis can create a devastating financial toll, but a new member of the Botsford family helps to change that for our patients. Continue reading

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2012 Women’s Health Day: Saving lives while having fun

If you missed this year’s event, here’s a recap and photos of all the fun. Continue reading

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Exciting things happening at Botsford Cancer Center

You may have recently seen Dr. Mihai Ghilezan, the director of brachytherapy at Botsford Cancer Center, on the front page of the Detroit News. If you missed their story, check it out! The Detroit News story focuses on high-dose radiation … Continue reading

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How to prevent hair loss from chemotherapy

Ann, a Botsford Cancer Center patient, explains how a new technology has helped her keep her hair during chemotherapy. Continue reading

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Thanks for a Great Women’s Health Event

We gave nearly 60 free breast and cervical cancer screenings to women from around the community. Oh, and there were plenty of free gifts. Continue reading

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Vote for Botsford’s “Pink Glove Dance” Video

We’re dancing to raise breast cancer awareness. Check out our video and cast your vote! You can help the Botsford Cancer Center win $10,000. Continue reading

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