May Newsletter 2018

The Colorado Center for Gynecologic Oncology is excited to share our May Newsletter providing patients with new information, upcoming events and inspiring stories. This month’s “Feature Article”, Cancer and the Pelvic Floor, was written by a couple of our physical therapy partners, Lisa Cheek PT, DPT, CLT-LANA and Shelley Meyer PT, DPT, CLT-LANA at N2…

Cancer and the Pelvic Floor

The pelvic floor is an important group of muscles found at the bottom of our pelvis. These muscles influence bladder, bowel, and sexual function, and play an important role in spinal stability. They even help us breath …

Cancer and Genetic Testing | Truth vs Myth

HealthDay News reports, while only 5 percent to 10 percent of cancers are caused by an inherited gene mutation, genetic testing may benefit people with a strong history of family cancer, an expert in genetics suggests. This is especially true in families with a history of breast, ovarian, prostate or pancreatic cancers …

April Newsletter 2018

The Colorado Center for Gynecologic Oncology is excited to share our April Newsletter providing patients with new information, upcoming events and inspiring stories. This month’s “Featured Article” was written by one of our genetic counselor partners, Melissa Gilstrap, MS, CGC, a Certified Genetic Counselor and Genetic Services Coordinator at Parker Adventist Hospital.