September 7, 2021Featured, Treatments

September is National Peripheral Artery Disease Awareness Month

September is National Peripheral Artery Disease Awareness Month. Peripheral artery disease (PAD) affects over 8.5 million Americans and over 200 million people worldwide. What is peripheral artery disease? Peripheral artery disease is a narrowing of the peripheral arteries that carry blood away from the heart to other parts of the body. The most common type […]

July 13, 2021Featured, Treatments

Lung Cancer Screening at Invision Sally Jobe

Can Lung Cancer Be Found Early? Screening is the use of tests or exams to find a disease in people who don’t have symptoms. According to the American Cancer Society, regular chest X-rays have been studied for lung cancer screening, but they did not help most people live longer. The use of CT (CAT) scans […]

June 22, 2021Featured, Lung Cancer Awareness Month, Treatments

What You Should Know About Lung Cancer Screening

What is the goal of lung screening? The goal of lung screening is to identify cancer at an early stage when it is easier to cure. Without lung cancer screening, lung cancer is usually not found until a person develops symptoms when the cancer can be much harder to treat. Who should get a lung […]