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New Tech Is Solving Problems and Saving Lives in Radiation Oncology

As a follow-up to our recent blog post, “A Brief Introduction to Oncology,” today’s post takes a closer look at the specific sub-category of radiation oncology, and how a few important innovations in this field are making an enormous difference in how cancer patients are being treated around the world and right here at Southeastern […]

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CancerWellness

A Brief Introduction to Medical Oncology

Oncology is a word most of us hear throughout our lives, and it has really changed over the past few years. Today’s blog will briefly review what oncology is and why it’s such an important and rapidly evolving field–and a big part of what we do at Southeastern Med. According to our own Dr. Elaine […]

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It’s Colorectal Cancer Awareness Month–Book Your Screening Today

Since the year 2000, March has been recognized as National Colon Cancer Awareness Month in the U.S., with those affected by the disease encouraged to wear blue to help increase discussion and understanding of this, the third deadliest form of cancer for both men and women. Thankfully, campaigns like this have helped spur a decline […]

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Foot and AnkleWellness

Stubbed or Broken: A Quick Guide on Toe Injuries

As we all know, it’s extremely easy to suffer a toe injury. A “stubbed toe,” to use a not-so-scientific term, is one of the most familiar and unavoidable injuries people can experience. All it takes is missing one step going down the stairs, kicking a soccer ball the wrong way, or dropping a box directly […]

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Nutrition’s Role in Fighting Chronic Disease

While it’s common to hear about improved nutrition as a pathway to weight loss, the critical benefits of a healthy diet go well beyond aesthetics or “feeling good” in the present. Making the right choices about the food you eat today can also greatly improve your ability to both prevent and fight off diseases and […]

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