Tag Archives: Cancer

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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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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9 Skin Cancer Risk Factors

You may not know about all of these risk factors. Test your knowledge and get ready for summer! Continue reading

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How meditation can benefit cancer patients

For cancer patients, meditation can reduce anxiety and pain as well as many other proven benefits. Continue reading

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Benefits of Massage Therapy for Cancer Patients

Managing the symptoms of cancer and its treatment can be challenging and overwhelming. Studies show that massage therapy can help. Continue reading

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9 Ways Yoga Helps Cancer Patients During or After Treatment

Pain, fatigue, stress…. They’re all diminished when cancer patients practice yoga. Continue reading

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Nurse Navigators take Stress out of Breast Cancer Diagnosis

Breast cancer nurse navigators are becoming increasingly popular and necessary. Find out how you can benefit from this essential service. Continue reading

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New Mammogram Recommendations Again? What’s Going On?

Here we go again, another set of recommendations on when women should start getting mammograms. Continue reading

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Pancakes at Botsford Cancer Center

A few days ago, if you were to walk into our Cancer Center you’d be greeted by the sweet aroma of pancakes.  That’s because our nutritionist, Denise Cykiert treated patients to a cooking demonstration on high calorie/high protein cooking — … Continue reading

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