The Chicago-based Foundation for Women’s Cancer will present a free seminar in Shreveport on Saturday, June 27, for survivors of gynecologic cancer.
Oncology experts from the Willis Knighton Health System and the Feist-Weiller Cancer Center will discuss topics such as gynecological testing, vaccination, and survivorship. Most of the eight physicians leading the informational seminar come from Shreveport and New Orleans. The event will also educate friends and family members about the psychological and medical needs of cancer survivors.
Aired Thursday, May 8 at 6 p.m. On this edition of Health Matters women’s health was the topic and took a look at issues such as cervical cancer, breast health, osteoporosis and more. our guests for this Health Matters were surgical gynecologic oncologist Dr. Destin Black, surgical breast specialist Dr. Julie Mook and rheumatologist Dr. Katie Walton. We also took your calls and questions at 800-552-8502 or via Twitter @rrrpublicradio.