Tag: Roper St. Francis Cancer Care

The Power of Positive Thinking and Surgical Expertise Conquers Colon Cancer

The Power of Positive Thinking and Surgical Expertise Conquers Colon Cancer

Ivie had always been healthy and energetic. So when she started to feel run down she knew something was wrong.
Millennials Beware: Colon Cancer – It’s Not Just for Old Folks Anymore

Millennials Beware: Colon Cancer – It’s Not Just for Old Folks Anymore

Research shows a sharp increase in colorectal cancer in younger adults. Dr. Steve Akman, medical director of Roper St. Francis
Newly Married and Diagnosed with Hodgkin’s Lymphoma

Newly Married and Diagnosed with Hodgkin’s Lymphoma

Peter, a teacher, was newly married and just closed on his house when he was diagnosed with Hodgkin’s Lymphoma. Watch
Jerome Faced a Devastating Illness

Jerome Faced a Devastating Illness

In all reality, Jerome Riehl should feel tired most days. His job on Parris Island training recruits is extremely physical,
James, Lung Cancer Survivor

James, Lung Cancer Survivor

When James’ wife encouraged him to see a doctor about a lingering illness, he found out he had lung cancer.
Jessica and Meghan, Breast Cancer Survivors

Jessica and Meghan, Breast Cancer Survivors

Jessica and Meghan are survivors. They both battled breast cancer at a young age and with a lot of courage
Mike, Prostate Cancer Survivor

Mike, Prostate Cancer Survivor

Mike was the picture of health, leading an active lifestyle when he found out he had prostate cancer.  Learn more