Blogs

  • Learning to use head scarf

    Posted March 9 by Libby Headley

    Do you need help tying scarves for your head?  Check out  http://chemoflage.com/2012/?p=1450  as there are three instructional videos shared here for patients that have experienced hair loss as a result of their chemotherapy.  Share your pics after you try one of these styles and...

  • Hormone Therapy

    Posted February 22 by Patti Johnson

    As a female we are distinct and different indivduals. These difference also occur in the different types of breast cancer. Based on these molecualr differences in breast cancers, each individual woman will be offered a different treatment plan. Hormone therapy is generally a part of your treatm...

  • Did you know...

    Posted February 20 by Stephanie Ball

    I read somewhere it takes 12 weeks once you start an exercise program to see results. :0  How frustrating is that??? Well me being me "A want it now girl" found a couple of ways to get those results faster.  My guy friends this tip is for you: exericse with a female.  You l...

  • Meet Your Cancer Rehab Team: Speech Therapists

    Posted February 19 by Infirmary Cancer Care Rehab Team

    Certified Cancer Speech Therapists As your speech therapist, I can help you with: overcoming swallowing issues with foods, liquids, medicine or saliva; managing pain or difficulty when swallowing; improving memory, attention or problem solving after your chemotherapy treatment; reducing tight...

  • Meet Your Cancer Rehab Team: Occupational Therapists

    Posted February 19 by Infirmary Cancer Care Rehab Team

    Certified Cancer Occupational Therapists As your occupational therapist, I can help you with: provide education to prepare you for the functional limitations that may result from your cancer treatments; improving your level of independence; recovering your skills needed for daily living follow...

  • Meet Your Cancer Rehab Team: Physical Therapists

    Posted February 19 by Infirmary Cancer Care Rehab Team

    Certified Cancer Physical Therapists As your physical therapist, I can help you with: regaining balance; strengthening muscles to combat general weakness and chronic fatigue; improving range of motion in your arms and/or legs; reducing swelling in your legs, arms or chest after treatment to t...

  • Who doesn't like Fried Chicken Fridays?

    Posted January 10 by Caroline Koch

    So, nowadays I feel like people talk about typing their symptoms into WebMD and seeing death in the forefront fairly often. I totally understand the comical aspect of this, but as a medical professional, I thought I would dig a little deeper. I took it upon myself to experiment with symptoms, in or...

  • If you knew you had a 90% chance of getting a cold would you dr

    Posted January 9 by Caroline Koch

    Growing up in a family of girls was… interesting haha. Between my mother, me, and my three sisters, bathroom time was limited to say the least. Besides the fights of “that’s MY sweater” and “Get out of my room” we all got along pretty well. Now our rein of female...

  • ICC Cancer Outreach

    Posted March 21, 2017 by Dan Schoonover

    Infirmary Cancer Care is set apart from other cancer programs due to the scope of our comprehensive program and streamlined patient care access. Multi-interdisciplinary teams of experts collaborate on each patient’s case during our renowned weekly tumor conferences; access is also provided to ...