Guidance for Lung Cancer Treatment

Oncology nurse navigator Sara Barker explains her role in educating, coordinating care, and providing support for patients undergoing lung cancer treatment at Baptist Health Lexington.

Understanding & Treating Lymphedema in Corbin

Baptist Health uses advanced medicine for the diagnosis and treatment of lymphedema. Learn more about the process and the cure for lymphedema.

Our New Cancer Care Center

Learn how Baptist Health Paducah’s new Cancer Care Center was designed with patients’ needs in mind.

Lower Your Risk of Breast Cancer

The following tips may help you cut your breast cancer risk: Check out your breasts. Performing breast self exams (BSE) regularly - once a...

Questions to Ask About Your Breast Cancer Diagnosis

A breast cancer diagnosis is alarming and stressful, no matter your situation. You and your family will have lots of questions and apprehension, and...

Screening for Lung Cancer

Cardiothoracic surgeon Nicholas Lopez advises that the best way to prevent lung cancer is to stop smoking and emphasizes the importance of early detection...

The Importance of Colon Screening

Learn the guidelines for when to get screened for colon cancer and explains why it’s best to discover and treat polyps early.

CyberKnife Tumor Treatment

Watch how Baptist Health’s cancer team uses non-invasive CyberKnife surgery to treat certain kinds of brain tumors. Watch Health Talks video.

Importance of Early Detection of Breast Cancer

Doctor Lawrence Mason describes how mammography helps detect breast cancer, discussing the importance of early detection and the best age to begin testing.

Kentucky LEADS Program

Learn about the Kentucky LEADS program and how it supports lung cancer survivors at Baptist Health Madisonville.

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