Memorial receives 3-year Accreditation from the Commission on Cancer

Memorial receives 3-year Accreditation from the Commission on Cancer Comprehensive Cancer Care at Memorial Family of Services has received a three-year Accreditation from the Commission on Cancer, along with commendations in six out of seven standards for quality cancer care. What this means for Memorial Family of Services patients is quality, comprehensive care close to Read more about Memorial receives 3-year Accreditation from the Commission on Cancer[…]

Why Organic?

Why Organic? Kim McCorquodale RD, CSO at North Star Lodge A recent meta-analysis of the benefits of organic produce has just been published in a reputable nutrition journal. Are you wondering what a meta-analysis is? A meta-analysis is when researchers evaluate many studies that are looking into the same topic to determine if a conclusion Read more about Why Organic?[…]

Skin Cancer: Tips for preventing it and lowering your risk

It’s definitely summer.  We’re already seeing high temperatures, and people who work and play outside need to take precautions to stay safe in the sun and to protect themselves against skin cancer. Dr. Thomas Boyd of North Star Lodge offers tips for preventing skin cancers, including melanoma. How many people get skin cancer? Skin cancer Read more about Skin Cancer: Tips for preventing it and lowering your risk[…]

Cancer: The Emperor of All Maladies

Memorial Family of Services is joining with KCTS9 in Seattle to host a preview screening of the film, “Cancer: The Emperor of All Maladies” on Tuesday, March. 24. This three-part, six-hour television miniseries is presented by preeminent documentary filmmaker Ken Burns and directed by award-winning filmmaker Barak Goodman. The March 24 event offers a sneak Read more about Cancer: The Emperor of All Maladies[…]