Healthcast: Cancer Care
Detecting cancer early gives you more treatment options and often better
outcomes. Learn about prevention, treatment and recovery from
Northside's team of cancer specialists; in addition, listen to the
experiences of survivors and volunteers.
Lung Care is Key
Most of us take our lungs for granted, but it's time to give your lungs some attention, too. Luckily, there are some basic things you can do to keep your lungs healthy for life.
Step Up your Screenings
Learn about the most common screenings you should consider - blood pressure, diabetes, cholesterol, breast cancer, colonoscopy.
NSH BMT Program
The BMT Program at Northside Hospital is one of the largest clinical transplant programs in the United States and serves patients undergoing bone marrow/stem cell transplant therapy and provides primary leukemia management.
Ovarian Cancer Treatment Options
More than 20,000 women in the United States will be diagnosed with ovarian cancer; however, 15,000 will not survive. A leading national expert explains the latest treatment options.
There is so much to learn when you have breast cancer and need surgery. A leading surgeon explains several options including what to consider when deciding on a mastectomy procedure.
Hereditary Cancer Risks
If you have a strong family history of cancer, it's important to understand which hereditary factors put you at risk. A Northside Hospital genetic counselor shares how testing can help reduce your cancer risks.
NSH BMT Tranplant/Recipient/Survivor
At Northside Hospital Blood and Marrow (BMT) Program, a patient’s physical and emotional well-being are our physicians' primary focus. Listen to a survivors view of NSH BMT program.
Breast Cancer Surgery Options
Once a woman is diagnosed with breast cancer, she is faced with many treatment options. Find out what to expect when going through breast cancer surgery.
Understanding Mammography Mammograms help detect breast cancer early. Learn who should be screened, what to expect, and how to maintain good breast health.
Radiation Oncology for Prostate Cancer
Listen about the three types available; how the size and location of your tumor determines treatment options; and when you can expect to return to normal activities.
Prostate Robotic Surgery: Advances and Advantages
Hear from one of the leading urologists and robotic surgeons about the advances and advantages of prostate robotic surgery. Warning: this video may be disturbing to some viewers.
Reconstruction Surgery After Breast Cancer
Following a mastectomy, a woman may opt for breast reconstruction. Learn what topics to talk through with your plastic surgeon to achieve the best results.
Guiding You Through Breast Cancer
Northside helps you in this journey with a Breast Cancer Navigator, a specially trained staff member who guides you and your family from diagnosis through treatment.
Breast Cancer Survivor Shares Her Story
A breast cancer survivor shares her story from diagnosis to treatment and how volunteering to support other cancer patients empowers her new life.
Non-Invasive Stereotactic Radiation
Radiation therapy helps control the growth of cancerous cells. Stereotactic Radiosurgery can be a non-invasive alternative to delivering radiation.
Support for Women Fighting Cancer
Specialists at Northside's A Woman's Place will connect you with products, resources and expertise to help you feel comfortable and confident.
Cancer & Nutrition
Did you know that certain cooking methods can increase your risk of cancer? Good nutrition helps in all stages of cancer including prevention, management and recovery.