The latest news and information about Seattle Cancer Care Alliance.
Phytonutrients play a significant role in optimizing the natural anti-cancer mechanisms in your body. Kim Jordan, Medical Nutrition Therapy Manager at SCCA, shows you how to incorporate phytonutrients in your diet in our ongoing series on the SCCABlog called Phyt Back! In this edition of Phyt Back!, learn why cherries pack such a big phytonutrient punch. Read more.
Spokane Valley Cancer Center has joined the SCCA Network to become its 12th member in the Northwest. This relationship will expand access to cancer treatment options and help foster advances in cancer care in the greater Spokane community. Read more.
The Building Trades National Medical Screening Program (BTMed) and Seattle Cancer Care Alliance (SCCA) have expanded their early lung cancer detection program (ELCD) for high-risk construction workers in Western Washington. The BTMed program provides CT scans to help screen for early stage lung cancer in people who may have been exposed to hazardous substances while working at the nation's nuclear defense sites. The existing program has already made a meaningful impact through the early detection and timely treatment of several individuals. Read more.
Bend Memorial Clinic has joined the SCCA Network to become its tenth affiliate in the greater Northwest. The affiliation will expand local access to cancer treatment options and help foster advances in cancer care in Central Oregon. Read more.