As Clyde Cicotte rested comfortably on his back, a robotic arm moved slowly around him, delivering high-dose beams of radiation to a small, cancerous tumor in his prostate.
Stories for Cancer Care
“I am not going to let cancer win.” That was Kathe Maxwell’s commitment to herself when she was diagnosed with ovarian cancer.
The last thing that Burton Wilkins remembers before drifting off to sleep in Orange Coast Memorial’s operating room was asking to see the robot.
Kathe Maxwell was surprised when suddenly out of nowhere she had a burst of acute abdominal pain lasting for 15 minutes.
Women Guiding Women offers one-on-one support by matching newly diagnosed women with a specially trained cancer survivor mentor.