colon cancer http://wkms.org en Hospital Joins National Effort to Educate Importance of Colorectal Screenings http://wkms.org/post/hospital-joins-national-effort-educate-importance-colorectal-screenings <p>March is National Colorectal Cancer Month and Murray-Calloway County Hospital joins the national effort to educate communities on the importance of colorectal screenings. Murray Calloway County Hospital's Bariatric Solutions Nurse Practitioner Rhonda Boone and cancer survivor Jimmie Sue Mathis visit&nbsp;<em>Sounds Good</em>&nbsp;to talk about colorectal cancer awareness.</p><p> Thu, 20 Mar 2014 19:35:46 +0000 Kate Lochte 39367 at http://wkms.org Hospital Joins National Effort to Educate Importance of Colorectal Screenings Donations Allow Expanded Reach for Cancer Screening Programs http://wkms.org/post/donations-allow-expanded-reach-cancer-screening-programs <p><span style="line-height: 1.5;">&nbsp;&nbsp;</span>A recent $100,000 donation to the Kentucky Cancer Foundation will help people across the Commonwealth undergo colon cancer screenings. Kentucky One Health's donation follows Governor Steve Beshear’s challenge to match his office's $1 million&nbsp; commitment to increase the amount of colon cancer screenings.</p><p> Wed, 26 Jun 2013 20:16:19 +0000 Drew Adams 32521 at http://wkms.org Donations Allow Expanded Reach for Cancer Screening Programs Grants Awarded for Colon Cancer Screenings http://wkms.org/post/grants-awarded-colon-cancer-screenings <p></p><p>Ten Kentucky health departments are receiving grants that will allow them to do more colon cancer screenings for low-income, uninsured Kentuckians. Calloway County and Christian County health departments will both receive part of the one million dollars in grants from the General Assembly and the Kentucky Cancer Foundation. Fri, 04 Jan 2013 13:52:51 +0000 Whitney Jones & The Associated Press 26395 at http://wkms.org Grants Awarded for Colon Cancer Screenings