Column: A healthy You

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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  2014   This year brought another successful Race for Hope! We raised over $50,000 and had nearly 1,000 participants! Thank you for all of your support! 



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A Healthy You: 10 Tips to Prevent Breast Cancer

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Cindy Gates RD, LD, CWC, CLT October is National Breast Cancer Awareness Month. Many simple and easy tips can help prevent breast cancer and its recurrence. 1) Maintain a healthy body weight throughout your life. Weight gain in midlife has been shown to increase breast cancer risk. 2) Minimize or avoid alcohol. Alcohol use is [...]

Your Questions on Soy and Breast Cancer Answered

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This article appears in the October 2, 2014 issue of AICR’s eNews. From milk to meat substitutes, soy foods have made their way into snacks, burgers and breakfasts. That’s good news if you’re working to eat healthier and cut down on red and processed meats, which can increase risk of colorectal cancer. Yet soy is among the [...]

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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 [...]

  • May Awareness


    Everyone knows the pink ribbon promotes awareness of breast cancer. But what about burgundy, lime green and black ribbons? A new awareness campaign – “Circle of Hope” – is aimed at helping bring recognition to a rainbow of cancers that patients struggle with every day. Natalie Krohn’s affliction is rarely recognized, and she set out [...]

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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.