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Peninsula Radation Oncology hosts patient appreciation free luncheon

...showed up for lunch and to show their support and express their gratitude that we are here. Being close to home for cancer treatment always helps the healing process, being able to go home and sleep in your own bed in your own home around your family...
District 1 candidates on the issues

...the peninsula should support the quality of life peninsula residents have come to expect, he said."You can get cancer treatment here - you don't have to go to Anchorage to get it done," Wartinbee said. "You can be right here, you can...
Borough Assembly OKs $3M in bonds for CPH

...the first on the peninsula and the increased space and technology would allow peninsula residents to stay local for cancer treatments and other medical procedures, according to the proposal. Reach Elizabeth Earl at
Local experts address common vaccine concerns

...a real fear developed about a medical procedure that, although it certainly causes our baby to cry, compared to cancer treatments, or invasive hospitalizations, I think it's a pretty small inconvenience." Child vaccinations have recently...
Voices of Alaska: Medicaid expansion: It's time

...without Medicaid, they lack reliable funding. Moreover, these facilities can't provide specialized care such as cancer treatment or cardiology services.During the legislative session, we provided testimony in more than 30 hearings. We addressed...
New therapy dog helps during oncology treatments

At Peninsula Radiation Oncology in Soldotna, a new therapy is available to help patients cope with cancer treatment. Her name is LC, a 12-year-old English Setter. As a certified therapy dog, LC is regularly present in the building's...
For 2015, resolve to be a better community member

...animal shelter, help organize a community-wide event, spend a day helping at the food bank, drive patients to cancer treatment sessions, coach a youth sport (you don't have to have a kid to be involved in that one, either), get involved...
For 'Emma's Run' community supports cancer treatment

Emma Mullet is the creator and organizer of Emma's Run, a 5-K race that was held Saturday in Kenai.
Breast cancer survivors fly fish as therapy you look. That translates into how you feel."O'Bryant underwent reconstructive surgery last year.Breast cancer treatment also can trigger accelerated menopause in younger women, which brings on a number of changes, from decreased libido...

...greeting cards and comments on our Web site and Facebook brought well wishes from people who have gone through cancer treatment or have helped loved ones in that situation.The main lesson I learned from all these people is that I am not alone...


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