Does Eating Red Meat Cause Colon Cancer?

Cancer is a very complex disease with many environmental and genetic factors affecting a person’s risk. So, it’s difficult to say with any certainty...

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.

Genetic Counseling Outreach in Corbin

Learn more about the likelihood of a hereditary condition that may be present in your family through DNA genetic testing. Our genetic counseling programs at Corbin will help you identify risk and address concerns.

Advancement in Prostate Cancer Diagnosis in Paducah

Baptist Health has invested in advanced technology for prostate cancer diagnosis. Learn more about prostate cancer screenings and the improvements made for our patients.

Genetic Testing for Breast Cancer Prevention

Learn who should get genetic testing for breast cancer and how genetic testing is important in breast cancer prevention.

When to Start Mammograms

Start annual mammograms at 40, right? Well....it depends on who is answering the question. The American Cancer Society and a federal task force recently changed...

The Risks of Smoking

The risks of smoking are all across the body, but are especially in the lungs where it was cause COPD, bronchitis, and pneumonia. Learn about lung testing.

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.

What to Know About Prostate Cancer: Early Signs & Testing

Prostate cancer is the most common cancer in men, except for skin cancer and a recent Harris Poll survey showed that nearly 7 in...

Skin Cancer Risks

Most people in our region have spent considerable time outdoors in their lifetime, whether it has been working on a farm, playing on a ball...

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What Is a Proper Prostate Cancer Diet?

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Performing Brain Tumor Radiation with TrueBeam in New Albany, Indiana

TrueBeam radiation therapy provides brain tumor treatment in a shorter amount of time, while sparing normal tissue and getting better outcomes. Learn more about TrueBeam from Baptist Health.