Mike Hennessy, Sr.

Keeping Hope in Your Back Pocket as a Patient With Cancer

October 25, 2021

When a patient’s disease stops responding, doctors can usually offer patients several options for a next treatment that will accommodate the patient’s needs and goals, or patients can consider a clinical trial.

Questions Linger Around COVID-19’s Origin

June 29, 2021

We may never know what triggered the global pandemic that has claimed more than 3.8 million lives. And we won’t know the long-term effects until enough time has elapsed. What we do know for certain is that the incredible strength and collaboration of the scientific community have allowed us to regain some semblance of normalcy.

You May Have Second Thoughts When Receiving a Cancer Diagnosis

May 07, 2021

Luckily, obtaining a second opinion has become easier with advances in telehealth and other virtual technologies, which allow patients to share their medical records and test results with physicians and pathologists to potentially improve treatment plans.

The Different Roads of Lung Cancer

May 03, 2021

We all handle things differently, look at things differently and understand differently, meaning that the journey of each patient with cancer is unique. But there are always similarities among the symptoms, risks and treatments.