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Happy Memorial Day!

Friday, May 26th, 2017

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Women's Cancer Care Associates will be closed on Monday, May 29 in celebration of Memorial Day.  We honor the memory of those who have served and their families.


Healthy and Safe Swimming Week 2017

Monday, May 22nd, 2017

Pools, waterparks, hot tubs/spas, and water playgrounds are great places to have fun, be active, or just relax. May 22 – 28, 2017, is Healthy and Safe Swimming Week. Learn how to stay healthy and safe when in the water this summer!

Swimming is one of the most popular sports activities in the United States, and just 2.5 hours of water-based (or other forms of) physical activity per week has health benefits no matter your age. As with any physical activity, we maximize the health benefits when we each do our part to minimize the risk of illness and injury.

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April 16-22 is National Healthcare Decision Week!

Sunday, April 16th, 2017

National Healthcare Decisions Day aims to help people across the U.S. understand the value of advance healthcare planning.

For 2017, NHDD will be a week long event, from April 16 to 22.

National Healthcare Decisions Day (NHDD) exists to inspire, educate and empower the public and providers about the importance of advance care planning. NHDD is an initiative to encourage patients to express their wishes regarding healthcare and for providers and facilities to respect those wishes, whatever they may be.

The theme for 2017 is "It Always Seems Too Early, Until It’s Too Late."


April is Cancer Control Month

Wednesday, April 5th, 2017

Cancer Awareness

April is Cancer Control Month, a time to focus on what you can do to reduce your risk of cancer.

In the United States, men have nearly a 1 in 2 lifetime risk of developing cancer; for women, the risk is closer to 1 in 3. Lifestyle changes, along with early detection, can help prevent nearly half of the most common cancers, according to the American Institute for Cancer Research.

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WCCA Celebrates 10th Anniversary!

Monday, April 3rd, 2017

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Women's Cancer Care Associates is proud to celebrate our 10th anniversary this month! When we opened our doors, our goal was to provide highly skilled and compassionate gynecologic oncology care to the women of our region.

Ten years later, we continue to grow. Our expanding clinical research program and our participation in the national Oncology Care Model are just two examples of our commitment to offer more advanced and innovative care to our patients.

On behalf of our providers and staff, we thank you for continuing to entrust your care to our team. We look forward to the future as we continue our mission of caring for the women of Northeast New York.