We are an NCI-designated research center that moves laboratory discoveries into viable patient treatment options. Our research saves lives. We have been involved in the development of multiple cancer therapies now used worldwide. Our research scientists work with our clinical care physicians to develop cutting-edge therapies for our patients and their families. We train the next generation of cancer researchers through post-doctoral, graduate and college programs and high school mentorships.
This class is designed to provide information and techniques to women undergoing cancer treatment to help them look and feel more comfortable with changes in their appearance. Beauty professionals discuss skin care, makeup application, tips on wig selection and wig care, how to deal with dry skin and discolored nails, as well as styling tips using scarves, turbans and hats.
Description: Yoga has been shown to increase physical fitness while reducing stress and anxiety. This weekly gentle yoga class focuses on flexibility, balance and proper breathing techniques. Wear comfortable clothing. Mats available but bring your own if you prefer.
Location: Mays Cancer Center 1st floor Library, Grossman Building 7979 Wurzbach Road San Antonio, TX 78229...
A registered massage therapist provides 15-minute chair massages for patients (with doctor's permission) or caregivers free of charge. Massages are $10 for others. Call 210-450-5570 to schedule your appointment.
Location: Mays Cancer Center 1st floor Grossman Library 7979 Wurzbach Road San Antonio, TX 78229...
Ruben A. Mesa, M.D.
Ruben A. Mesa, M.D., director of the Mays Cancer Center, the newly named home to the UT Health San Antonio MD Anderson Cancer Center, has been named to the board of directors of The Leukemia & Lymphoma Society. view more
By Gregory J. Aune, M.D., Ph.D. For the Express-News
President Donald Trump’s signing of the Childhood Cancer Survivorship, Treatment, Access and Research, or STAR, Act on Tuesday represents a significant legislative achievement in the ongoing battle to improve outcomes for children afflicted with cancer. view more
New research indicates that younger men and women need to start thinking about scheduling a colonoscopy, News Radio 1200 WOAI reports.
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"We are delighted to honor the Mays Cancer Center for its 40 years of life-changing work and support its aspirations for the future."Lowry Mays, San Antonio community leader and donor to the Mays Cancer Center