Today, diseases in need of specialized attention are emerging faster that the research to bring them down. However, on February 27th, 2017 Chris Piazzi who is the chair of the College Lake County Foundation Board underwent two operations. The surgery aimed at transplanting two of his organs: the kidney and the liver. During the 2017 scholarship golf classic, the foundation set out to honor Piazzi for his contribution to the institution. He wrote to the organization extending his appreciation. According to Piazzi, education comes in many forms. While he has spent much of his time in the foundation raising money to provide formal education to the less fortunate, he learned a valuable lesson from the organization. Piazzi came to appreciate the fragility of life and understood how blessed he was due to the kindness of others.
The outing is scheduled for June 12th at Ivanhoe Golf Club in Mundelein. Registration begins at nine in the morning. Cart call at 10:30 am. Shotgun starts 30 minutes before noon, and after the 18 hole, attendees get served with cocktails. Presentation of the awards will follow shortly marking the culmination of the event. The event costs $ 450 per head, $1,700 in a group of four and $ 65 for reception and dinner only. The event got sponsored by R.J.Galla Insurance Company, Cancer Treatment Center of America, and First Bank of Highland Park.
While Cancer remains a killer disease, the Cancer Treatment Centers of America have made it their organizational goal to research, treat and ensure the condition gets approached with an equal and brutal force. CTCA has its headquarters in Boca Raton, Florida. It constitutes of five hospitals that serve cancer patients in the States. It is a for-profit institution and approaches cancer using high-tech conventional means like surgery, chemotherapy, immunotherapy, and radiation. Additionally, they integrate the treatment methods with therapies that aid in the management of side effects.
Once a patient goes to the hospital, first-hand care gets provided. First, the diagnosis is performed to identify the exact type and stage of the disease. The procedure to be carried out gets determined by the professionals. The method used gets determined by several factors. Therapy and proper monitoring further accompany the treatment.
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