Treating Cancer Patients-Cancer Treatment Center of America

Men are also affected by cancer and the most common cancer in men is the prostate cancer. Several organizations have come up to campaign about prostate cancer among men as they advocate for screening. Some of the organizations include; Cancer Treatment Centre for America (CTCA), National Football League Alumni Association (NFLA), and LabCorp. The three organizations have organized for days when men who meet certain requirements can sign-up for screening by LabCorp. The men to benefit from the screening which runs from September 1 to October 15 are of ages between ages 40 and above. LabCorp will provide the PAS screening in over 1750 locations throughout the United States of America. The qualified men who will miss the screening can still access it with a $25 discount. According to the reports from the American Cancer Society, one out of seven men are diagnosed with cancer, and this year the cancer center is predicting that the number will rise to 161360.
Cancer Treatment Center of America is for profit organization that is under five hospitals which have been taking care and treating cancer patients in the United States of America. The medical organization has its Headquarters located in Boca, Raton, Florida. The Cancer Treatment Center of America was established by Richard J. Stephenson who was affected by the death of his mother who had cancer. Due to the under treatment that the mother received, Richard decided to found the first cancer center in 1988.
The Cancer Centers has been expanding since its foundation with the first center located at Midwestern Region Medical Center in Zion, Illinois. The organization has since opened four other hospitals. Cancer Treatment Center of America care for their patients and offer various therapy for cancer among them; chemotherapy, surgery, immunotherapy, as well as radiation. The professionals in the center also offer other medical help to assist cancer patients to deal with side effects including; fatigue, anxiety, malnutrition among others.

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