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Individualized Treatment Decisions for Breast Cancer

The long-awaited results from the TailoRx (Trial Assigning Individualized Options for Treatment) trial were released in June at the American Society of Clinical Oncology in Chicago. The results confirm that using the gene expression test (OncotypeDX) to assess the risk of breast cancer recurrence can spare many women unnecessary treatment with chemotherapy that will not… read more

Document Shredding 2018

Document Shredding Fundraiser $20 for the first box, $5 each additional box July 14, 2018 11:00 AM – 1:00 PM 400 Taylor Blvd. Pleasant Hill, CA Safeguard your personal information while recycling for our planet and helping people in our community fight cancer! Bring old tax returns, bills, business records, bank statements and other documents… read more

Diablo Valley Oncology Opens Women’s Cancer Center in Contra Costa County

Single day breast cancer clinic offers a multidisciplinaryapproach to breast cancer care. Pleasant Hill, CA (May 8, 2018) – Diablo Valley Oncology & Hematology Medical Group and West Coast Surgical Associates are pleased to announce the opening of the Women’s Cancer Center of the East Bay, a highly collaborative, multidisciplinary approach to treating breast cancer…. read more

Skin Cancer Seminar in Lafayette

Come and experience the Many Faces of Skin Cancer, an event focusing on one of the most preventable cancers. Join an engaging panel of medical experts as they offer insights in the latest information on prevention, risk factors, new treatment options including immunotherapy, and explore the unique issues of skin cancer survivors. Lafayette Library 3491… read more

Look Good, Feel Better – Bay Area


*Canceled* Head and Neck Cancer Seminar

Unfortunately, this event has been canceled. We are pleased to share an upcoming event for the Cancer Support Community.     The Many Faces of Head and Neck Cancer is an event focusing on the unique issues of patients with oral cavity and oropharyngeal cancers. Join an engaging panel of medical experts as they cover… read more