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Three times a survivor, Margi Maki refuses to be a statistic

...seemingly insurmountable odds in her decade-long battle against cancer. Following surgery and dual chemotherapy and radiation treatment, the esophagus cancer re-metasised on her lung in 2006. Then she was diagnosed with tongue cancer in 2010...

http://juneauempire.com/local/2014-10-26/three-times-survivor-margi-maki-refuses
Local
Local cancer center treated 58 this year

...Huang said. Between Huang's radiation treatment and the Juneau doctors who...Hart finished her last radiation treatment in late August. She said...able to stay in town for her radiation treatment helped, too. Bartlett underwent...

http://juneauempire.com/local/2014-10-10/local-cancer-center-treated-58-year
Local
One real choice: Survive

...full-time. I have to keep my health insurance. I had to keep working," she explained. Morley chose to have her radiation treatment done in Chicago, where her parents still live, and her chemotherapy done in Juneau. Her Seattle-based oncologist...

http://juneauempire.com/local/2014-10-08/one-real-choice-survive
Local
The importance of family, friends during treatment

...ground up, focused on providing the very best personal attention and service to each patient and their families.Radiation treatment is an essential component of comprehensive cancer care, together with surgery and chemotherapy. The treatments...

http://juneauempire.com/local/2014-10-15/importance-family-friends-during-treatm
Local
SEARHC partners with Juneau radiation clinic to offer local treatment

...treatment for SEARHC patients throughout Southeast Alaska with radiation therapy. "Our goal is to provide advanced radiation treatment to area patients and to reduce the burden of travel for cancer patients and their families," said Dr. Eugene...

http://juneauempire.com/local/2014-04-01/searhc-partners-juneau-radiation-clinic
Local
Treating cancer closer to home

...Johnson said she'd be at the event."I am absolutely overjoyed that cancer patients will be able to receive radiation treatment here," Johnson said. "I think it makes all the difference in the world."? Contact reporter Jennifer Canfield...

http://juneauempire.com/state/2013-08-25/treating-cancer-closer-home
State
Making dreams a reality for children with cancer

...Diego. Another link is cancer. They met in April 1998 when both were sitting in a waiting room, waiting for radiation treatment. ``Alex was the only child I ever saw there,'' said Camm, a local attorney. ``He was post-surgery...

http://www.juneauempire.com/stories/051500/Loc_cancer.html
Local
Local hero still fighting side effects of cancer

...underwent chemotherapy and radiation treatment, eventually losing both his...long-term side effects. Neutron radiation treatment used in 1982 caused a bone...intestines resulting from the radiation treatment, but said the recent surgery...

http://www.juneauempire.com/stories/052902/loc_cancer.shtml
News
Peltier singing again after cancer treatment

...music singer headlines the first night at the Borealis Theater four months after his last round of chemotherapy and radiation treatment for head and neck cancer. Peltier was diagnosed with the disease in December. He had both tonsils and 47 lymph...

http://www.juneauempire.com/stories/082709/reg_486592819.shtml
Juneau Empire Story Archive

...Diego. Another link is cancer. They met in April 1998 when both were sitting in a waiting room, waiting for radiation treatment. ``Alex was the only child I ever saw there,'' said Camm, a local attorney. ``He was post-surgery...

http://www.juneauempire.com/stories/051500/Loc_cancer.shtml

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