4 Questions Louisianans Should Ask About Lung Cancer & Screenings

Shirley - Conquer Differently

Lung cancer is the second most common cancer in both men and women. According to the American Lung Association, Louisiana is above the national average in lung cancer cases. Louisiana’s rate of new lung cancer cases is 66.6 per 100,000 people, while the national rate is 58.7 cases. It is the most common cause of […]

Together We Triumph – Bobby’s Story

Bobby's Story - Covington

To Bobby Edrington, choosing Mary Bird Perkins Cancer Center meant survival. Bobby routinely completed blood work to check PSA levels associated with prostate cancer. Over the years, the levels continued to creep up until it became aggressive. “It was something to be dealt with very quickly.” At the Cancer Center, Bobby described the close relationships […]