Articles and Information

Boca Raton Data Base Pioneer Dead at 61

By: Jeff Ostrowski
Source: Palm Beach Post
Date: January 16, 2013

Cancer Patients Running for Wellness

Source: 25 WPBF News
Date: February 3, 2012
Cancer Patients Running for Wellness: The 2nd Annual Sari Center 5K Run/Walk, February 4, 2012
Cancer Patients Running for Wellness

Palm Beach Perspective - Radio Show

Date: January 31, 2012
Palm Beach Perspective Radio show with Deb Knepp.

Beating the Odds

By: Steve Dorfman
Date: October 25, 2011
Pancreatic Cancer Patient...Beating the Odds

Ice skating for a good cause in West Palm Beach

By: Jane Smith
Source: Palm Beach Post
Date: September 30, 2011
The Sari Center will host an unusual money-raiser on Sat., Oct. 1. It is teaming with Palm Beach Ice Works to present an event called Put Cancer on Ice.

Sari Center Hypnosis & Nutrition

Source: News Channel 5 wptv.com
Date: March 7, 2011
Body weight seems to influence not only the risk of developing cancer, but also cancer survival. That's why a hypnotherapist and nutritionist are on staff at the Sari Asher Center to help breast cancer patients lose weight.

Palliative care prolongs life, reduces suffering

Source: USA Today
Date: February 25, 2011
A study of 151 patients published last summer in The New England Journal of Medicine showed that getting early palliative care — in addition to regular medical treatment — helped people with lung cancer live three months longer, compared with those given standard care.

Sari Center Helps Patients Battle Cancer

Source: 25 WPBF News
Date: February 7, 2011
Cancer patients come to the Sari Center in West Palm Beach to help manage their symptoms, both physical and emotional.

Zakim Center marks progress and promise of integrative therapies for cancer patients

By: Saul Wisnia
Source: Dana Farber Cancer Institute
Date: December 1, 2010
Zakim Center marks progress and promise of integrative therapies for cancer patients. Since opening at Dana-Farber in fall 2000, the Leonard P. Zakim Center for Integrative Therapies has been providing cancer patients and their families with the opportunity to take a more active role in their care.

Early Palliative Care for Patients with Metastatic Non–Small-Cell Lung Cancer

Source: The New England Journal of Medicine
Date: August 19, 2010
Patients with metastatic non–small-cell lung cancer have a substantial symptom burden and may receive aggressive care at the end of life. This examines the effect of introducing palliative care.