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As the classic holiday song goes, it is the most wonderful time of the year.  But do you know what else the happiest season of all brings?  Stress.  With all the planning, shopping, decorating and cooking, it’s easy to become tired and overwhelmed.  When cancer treatment is added to the mix, holiday stress can become […]

In honor of National Breast Cancer Awareness Month, check out this infographic from the American Cancer Society to learn seven things to know about getting a mammogram.

When it comes to fighting cancer, it takes a team of people.  At the Cancer Treatment Center at Hazleton, you are not alone in the fight. Cancer treatments are rapidly advancing and having a research focused team of radiation oncologists enables us to bring you the most up-to-date approaches to fighting your specific cancer.  Our […]

Dr. John Lamond, radiation oncologist and medical director of Philadelphia CyberKnife, discusses the importance of cancer screening, as well as the advancements and benefits of CyberKnife treatment for many patients.

Sam Lesante sits down with Laura Sitch, the site manager at the Cancer Treatment Center at Hazleton, to discuss the benefits and success rates of radiation therapy in patients with numerous types of cancer.

Laura Sitch, site manager for Cancer Treatment Center at Hazleton, and Dr. John Lamond, radiation oncologist and medical director at Philadelphia CyberKnife, discuss the advanced treatment options provided at each site, and how they work together to provide the best personalized treatment for each patients.

The U.S. Department of Health and Human Services has named July as Ultraviolet (UV) Safety Month.  The goal is to spread the word about how important it is to protect everyone’s skin from the harmful effects of UV rays. Radiation is the emission of energy from any source, and there are many types of radiation.  […]

During the month of May, we spotlight women’s health by celebrating National Women’s Health Week. National Women’s Health Week is an observance led by the U.S. Department of Health and Human Services Office on Women’s Health.  The goal is to empower women to make their health a priority.  The week also serves as a time […]

The Cancer Treatment Center at Hazleton has been treating cancer patients in our community for over 30 years and would like to honor and celebrate our cancer survivors by hosting Cancer Survivor Celebration:  Food, Fun & Hope.  Anyone who has been diagnosed with cancer, along with his or her family members, is invited to attend […]

May is National Melanoma/Skin Cancer Detection and Prevention Month.  The month is dedicated to increasing public awareness of the importance of skin cancer prevention, early detection, and treatment. According to the Skin Cancer Foundation, skin cancer is the most common form of cancer in the United States, with 5.4 million cases in more than 3.3 […]

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