LODI, Calif. – To kick off the holiday season, Ben Schaffer Cancer Institute is once again partnering with Toys for Tots for their annual toy drive, serving as a drop off location for gifts to benefit less fortunate children.
LODI, Cali. - Frances Silva smoked for more than 30 years. The 73-year-old says when she was young, she didn't know about the risks. “Back then, in the 1940's and 50's, everyone smoked. You just didn't hear about it causing lung cancer, or being dangerous in any way,” said Silva.
Lodi Radiation Oncologist Dr. Travers McLoughlin with Ben Schaffer Cancer Institute treats his patients with compassion and state-of-the-art technology. Cancer is never easy, and Dr. McLoughlin talks about how he not only helps his patients, but fellow physicians cope with the stress of cancer.
LODI, Calif. – Adeline “Addy” Muller has a long history with breast cancer. Her own daughter was diagnosed with the disease in 2002. So, in December of 2015, when a lump was found during Muller’s annual mammogram, she says she knew what was coming.