Column: A healthy You

A Healthy You - Processed Meat and Cancer

A Healthy You. That’s our goal with a new twice-monthly column written by Cindy Gates (left), a Registered and Licensed Dietitian and the Cancer Center’s Oncology dietitian, herbalist and Certified Wellness Coach. The column, A Healthy You, appears on this web site twice monthly and will occasionally be featured in our newsletter. Find recent columns [...]



  18th Annual Siouxland Race For Hope Saturday, September 20, 2014 Registration is now open for the 18th Annual Siouxland Race for Hope, which will take place on Saturday, September 20, 2014 at Adams Homestead.   On-line registration is now closed. You may still register for the non-competitive events by coming to SCHEELS on Friday, September [...]



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A Healthy You: Processed Meats and Cancer

A Healthy You - Processed Meat and Cancer

Cindy Gates RD, LD, CWC, CLT We continue to hear that we should be focusing on a plant based diet to help prevent cancer and cancer recurrence. The American Institute of Cancer research suggests eating high amounts of red meats – over 18 ounces a week – has been linked to increased risk in colorectal [...]

9-Year Old Raises Over $1700 at Lemonade Stand to Support June E. Nylen Cancer Center

Nine year old Reagan Milton organized a Lemonade and Cookie Stand at numerous locations to raise money to support the June E. Nylen Cancer Center. Her goal was to raise $1000, but she exceeded that, raising $1700. “I saw other kids selling lemonade so I decided to do the same and give the money to [...]

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    The June E. Nylen Cancer Center is Siouxland’s Center for Hope and Healing. Our mission is to provide the highest quality, compassionate cancer care through prevention, treatment and research for the people of Siouxland. Want to know more about how we serve you? From our caring staff and physicians to our comprehensive services and treatment [...]

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    The June E. Nylen Cancer Center has a caring and capable medical staff, dedicated to providing personal care to their patients. Below are the biographies outlining their extensive educations, past experiences, as well as memberships in a variety of cancer-related organizations. Siouxland Hematology Oncology Associates The physicians of Siouxland Hematology-Oncology Associates have been providing expert [...]

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June E. Nylen Cancer Center is a non-profit organization, locally owned by UnityPoint Health - St. Luke's and Mercy Medical Center - Sioux City.