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  • Cancer and your heart 7/8/2019

    Learn what our doctors do to prevent cancer treatment-related heart problems.

  • Q&A: Fighting cancer with better treatments 7/8/2019

    Rajesh P. Thirumaran, MD, an oncologist at Mercy Catholic Medical Center, discusses the latest in cancer care.

  • Treating lung cancer with surgery 7/8/2019

    The lung cancer program at Nazareth provides state-of-the-art lung cancer surgery if you or a loved one should ever need it.

  • Cancer & your heart 3/1/2019

    At Nazareth Hospital, heart doctors and cancer specialists work together to try to prevent a condition called cardiotoxicity.

  • Lung cancer screening: A potentially life-saving test 3/1/2019

    Some cancers, such as lung, typically don't cause symptoms until they're already advanced, which makes them difficult to successfully treat.

  • Meet our new oncologist 3/1/2019

    Dr. Raj is a new arrival at Mercy Fitzgerald and Mercy Philadelphia. He joined the medical staff as Director of Infusion Services at the Cancer Center.

  • Women: Know these things about lung cancer 3/1/2019

    Lung cancer - not breast cancer - is the No. 1 cancer killer of U.S. women. In fact, that's been the case since 1987.

  • Mercy adds more cancer doctors 10/24/2018

    Mercy is adding some new faces to the cancer-fighting team, a move that will boost local access to high-quality cancer care.

  • Cancer care: Expect only the best 7/17/2018

    At Nazareth Hospital, you can count on highly skilled cancer specialists who follow the latest evidence-based guidelines for treating the disease.

  • Treating prostate cancer in less time 7/9/2018

    At St. Mary Medical Center, many men can opt for hypofractionated radiation therapy for prostate cancer, which may shorten their course of therapy by three or four weeks.