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Waterford Oncologist Comes Home to His Naval Roots

A desire to work within the Hartford HealthCare Cancer Institute and a love of the Connecticut shoreline has brought Dr. Michael Kane back to his roots. Dr. Kane, the new Director of Physician System Integration for the Hartford HealthCare Cancer Institute and now practicing in the Institute’s Waterford center, is...


Upcoming Classes and Events

Celebrate Life! 29th Annual celebration for cancer survivors, family and friends September 8 at 9:30am in Hartford at the Marriott Hartford To register, call 1.855.HHC.HERE or register online Cancer Survivors Day: Superheroes of Hope September 9 at 2pm in Meriden at Hubbard Park To register call 203.694.8631 or email Denise.Jones-Gagne@hhchealth.org Support...


Hundreds Ride Against Cancer at Annual ‘ERRACE’ Event

Hundreds of cyclists, walkers, runners and spectators turned up at Hartford HealthCare Cancer Institute in Avon on Saturday, July 14, to ride, walk and run against cancer in the annual ‘ERRACE’ event. ERRACE, which stands for Everyone Ride/Run Against Cancer Everyday, was started in 2010 to raise awareness about cancer,...

Cancer Screenings for Men

Men: Cancer Screenings You’ll Need, By Age

When it comes to cancer, the best defense is often an offense in the form of routine screenings, especially since many cancers grow long before you’ll experience or recognize a symptom. Screenings can include bloodwork, diagnostic imaging tests, a physical exam or a look at your personal and family health...