A Healthy Approach to the Holidays

It’s the most wonderful time of year! The season of unbuttoning your pants at the dinner table and taking a turkey-induced nap is upon us. The Thanksgiving and Christmas holidays are all about spending time with loved ones, usually by gathering together around a meal....

Exploring Your Options for Treatment

Today is an encouraging time to be a part of cancer care.  A revolution is occurring that is changing the way we treat patients. No longer is chemotherapy our only option.  Chemotherapy will most likely always be a necessary evil. It is often effective, but can have...

Light the Night Walk

On Thursday, November 2nd, SCC participated in the Leukemia & Lymphoma Society’s annual “Light the Night Walk”. Supporters and survivors alike came out to this evening event held at Hank Aaron Stadium. There were games, music and food, plus a walk with colorful...

Diary Deliveries

Thank You to Baldwin EMC for delivering special journals to our Foley and Daphne offices during the month of October. Documenting your cancer journey can be so beneficial for your mind and spirit. Our patients are rock stars, so thank you for supporting their...

Clinical Trials: Exploring New Methods of Treatment

At Southern Cancer Center, our patients are at the core of everything we do and we have multiple departments all working towards one goal: providing the best care and most effective treatment options to our patients. That is why after seeing a need for more research...

Baldwin County Health Fair

On October 17th & 18th, Southern Cancer Center participated in the Baldwin County Commission and Baldwin County Sheriff’s Office Employee Health Fair. This event provides health resources and education to 1,000 county employees and their families. In...

Tips for Self Breast Exams

We all know to do them, but what exactly are we looking for? With 1 in 8 women being diagnosed with breast cancer in their lifetime, every woman should perform self exams monthly. Know how your breasts normally feel and report any changes immediately to your...

Coastal Pharmacy: An SCC Oncology Specialized Pharmacy

Southern Cancer Center strives to improve the lives of all the patients we care for. From providing excellent individualized treatment to ensuring that patients are more comfortable during visits and that their medications are more accessible—we want to be there every...

Fore! for Anchor Cross

On Thursday, October 5th, Dr. Michael Meshad and Dr. Reece Jones were part of SCC’s golf team in the Peter Sherman Memorial Golf Tournament held at the Country Club of Mobile. SCC’s team placed 2nd overall! Anchor Cross Cancer Foundation was this year’s...

Bras Across the Causeway

On Sunday, October 1st, SCC supported the inaugural Bras Across the Causeway event held at Battleship Park on the causeway in Mobile. A chilly, but fun event to raise awareness for this disease and funds for Providence Hospital Breast Center. There was a 5k run and...