Archive for December, 2013

New Year’s Resolution: Don’t Delay Your Cancer Screenings

Each year, countless Americans resolve to live a healthier lifestyle starting January 1 – whether it involves exercising more, maintaining a healthier diet or kicking a harmful habit to the curb. Research shows nearly one-third of all cancers diagnosed each year can be prevented by making positive lifestyle choices. As you ring in 2014 with

Free Patient Health & Wellness Seminar Set For February 4

“Eating Well Through Cancer Treatment” is headlining a new series of health and wellness outreach seminars benefitting patients and caregivers at Coastal Cancer Center in 2014. Kris Ratley, RDN, LDN, will present the free one-hour seminar on Tuesday, February 4 from 2-3 p.m. at Coastal Cancer Center’s Myrtle Beach office, located at 8121 Rourk Street.

Angie Brinegar To Speak At Newly-Formed Cancer Support Group in Little River

Join Coastal Cancer Center’s Angie Brinegar, ANP-BC, AOCNP, as she speaks to the newly-formed “Coping Together Cancer Support Group” on January 6 in Little River. The meeting, offering support to those affected by cancer in our community, will begin at 6 p.m. in McLeod Seacoast’s 2nd Floor Auxiliary Room. McLeod Seacoast is located at 4000

Dr. Holt Delivers Message of Thanks to Area Caregivers

Dr. Lawrence Holt, Jr., FACP, is hitting the airwaves of Easy 105.9 this holiday season with a message of thanks to the caregivers of local cancer patients. CLICK HERE TO LISTEN TO DR. HOLT’S MESSAGE. A caregiver – whether it be a family member or friend – plays a critical role in the overall well-being

Coastal Cancer Center Holiday Hours Announced For Christmas, New Year’s Day

In observance of the Christmas holiday and New Year’s, Coastal Cancer Center offices will be closed on the following days: MYRTLE BEACH – December 25 and January 1 CONWAY – December 25 and January 1 LORIS – December 24, December 25, December 27, December 31, January 1 and January 2 MURRELLS INLET – December 24, December 25,

Coastal Cancer Center Announces 2014 “Look Good…Feel Better” Dates

Coastal Cancer Center announces the continuation of its “Look Good…Feel Better” program with the American Cancer Society in 2014. The program, free to women undergoing cancer treatment, offers patients two-hours of makeovers and tips on make-up, skin, hair and nail care. Participants also learn how to properly care for and maintain their wigs and receive

“Look Good…Feel Better” Session Featured on WMBF News

A handful of women from across the Grand Strand enjoyed a dose of holiday cheer and a free makeover at Coastal Cancer Center’s last “Look Good…Feel Better” session of 2013 on December 9 at the practice’s Myrtle Beach office. The program, sponsored by the American Cancer Society, offers free makeovers, tips on wig care and

Registered Nurse Janice Meininger Achieves Oncology Nursing Certification

Coastal Cancer Center continues its commitment to transforming cancer and blood disorder care in the Coastal Carolinas by announcing Registered Nurse Janice Meininger’s Oncology Nursing Certification achievement. Janice is the second Coastal Cancer Center registered nurse to earn her certification in the past week, according to practice officials.  She now joins nine additional oncology certified

Coastal Cancer Center Celebrates Conway Office Expansion at Ribbon Cutting Ceremony

Coastal Cancer Center continues to act upon its mission to provide quality, state-of-the-art cancer and blood disorder care in Horry County with the expansion of its office in Conway. Officials gathered with the Conway Chamber of Commerce and community members to celebrate the completion of the three-month project on Monday, December 2. The second floor

VIDEO: Coastal Cancer Center’s Conway Office Expansion Project Ribbon Cutting

Coastal Cancer Center staff celebrates the completion of its Conway office expansion project with a ribbon cutting ceremony on December 2. Coverage of the event and the importance of the expansion in the Conway community can be found in the respective videos from WMBF News and WBTW News 13 below: WBTW-TV: News, Weather, and Sports