Thu. Dec. 18 – Cancer Support – Cancer and Mental Health

Representatives from Rice Institute will present a free educational session on “Cancer and Mental Health.” Therapists from Rice Institute will discuss the mental challenges of a cancer diagnosis, including how to work through issues from the past that may rise … Continue reading

Police Chief Jim Felt will shave off moustache if local group raises $2,000 for Movember

TRI4EVR is a local triathlon and running club that hopes to raise $2,000 for Willmar Regional Cancer Center during “Movember.” The national Movember challenge encourages men to grow moustaches during the month of November to raise awareness for prostate cancer, … Continue reading

Willmar Regional Cancer Center offers new treatment for advanced prostate cancer

November 2014, WILLMAR, Minnesota – Willmar Regional Cancer Center began its first treatment of Xofigo® (radium-223 dichloride) earlier this month. It’s the latest treatment option for men with advanced prostate cancer.   “This is a huge benefit for our patients, … Continue reading

Thu. Nov. 20 – Cancer Support – Rehabilitation and Exercise

Representatives from Rice Rehabilitation Center will present a free educational session on “The Importance of Rehabilitation and Exercise for Cancer Patients.” Cancer rehab is an integral part of your cancer treatment that makes you feel better before, during, and after … Continue reading

Radiation Oncologist Dr. Tod Speer Getting Back to Patient Care at the Willmar Regional Cancer Center

The Willmar Regional Cancer Center’s (WRCC) newest radiation oncologist Dr. Tod Speer is used to Midwestern living. He grew up near Chicago and most recently lived in Madison, Wis., where he worked at the University School of Medicine as a … Continue reading