Cancer 101: Managing Emotions

Cancer 101: Managing Emotions

There is a myriad of emotions that a person affected by cancer goes through. Many patients experience anxiety, depression, and fear. It’s perfectly natural to go through these emotions as being diagnosed with cancer is a truly a life-changing experience. Changes can occur with both family and friends, finding out how to fill new roles, […]

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H Texas Magazine Honors Dr. Mark A. D’Andrea as One of “Houston’s Top Doctors” in Radiation Oncology

H Texas Magazine Honors Dr. Mark A. D’Andrea as One of “Houston’s Top Doctors” in Radiation Oncology

Whenever Dr. Mark A. D’Andrea is in the news, it’s always a good thing. For the fourth consecutive year he is honored by H Magazine as one of the “Houston’s Top Doctors” of the city. Houston is a bustling and innovative metropolis, and is known as of the top cities for advanced medical treatments in […]

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I have cancer. What do I do now?

I have cancer. What do I do now?

Choosing a physician can often be a daunting task. Who do you choose? Where do you go? Fighting cancer diagnosis is much easier when you find a doctor with whom you have an instant rapport. At University Cancer Centers, not only are there doctors who care, but who are also are award winning radiation oncologists. Dr. […]

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Men’s Health: Stress Less

Men’s Health: Stress Less

Men are susceptible to stress like the rest of us. Stress is a factor that if we let get out of hand can lead to larger health problems like diabetes, high cholesterol and even cancer. Stress has been proven to weaken the immune system, which is the body’s defense against diseases and infections. So where […]

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Snack on Healthy Crispy Shrimp Sensations

Snack on Healthy Crispy Shrimp Sensations

Football season is well into the playoffs, and for many that means game day snacks, watch parties and trash talking our least favorite teams. For those struggling with fitness, or even for those undergoing treatments, being mindful of what you eat doesn’t have to take up your life. While we understand that eating right to […]

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Tis The Season for Health and Forgiveness

Tis The Season for Health and Forgiveness

We have outlined the importance of exercise and given you tips on recipes to kickstart a newer, healthier you, but did you know that your mental health is just as important as its healthy counterparts?  Well-being encompasses many things: exercise, nutrition and even gratitude and forgiveness. Go beyond the refrigerator and consider the health benefits […]

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National Family Caregiver Month : Sharing (Your Time) is Caring

National Family Caregiver Month : Sharing (Your Time) is Caring

Did you know that November is National Family Caregiver month? Cancer patients and survivors are very fortunate to have a strong support system and during the month of November make sure to also give thanks to these generous and caring individuals. Many of us, at one point or another have or will be caregivers. Not […]

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University Cancer Centers has 5 Convenient Locations

University Cancer Centers has 5 Convenient Locations

University Cancer Centers (UCC) is comprised of a group of dedicated physicians using state-of-the-art technology to help patients overcome cancer. At University Cancer Centers, we strive to treat our patients like family, offering them support during this difficult time along with customized treatment plans. University Cancer Centers has proudly grown over the years, and now […]

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