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United is a hospital in St. Paul MinnesotaVirginia Piper Cancer Institute® – United Hospital

When you’re diagnosed with cancer, you need the support of a dedicated group of people. The doctors, nurses and staff at United Hospital in St. Paul have the skills to address your needs.

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Cancer care

Cancer care is much more than treating a disease.

This series of videos covers four essential components of cancer care at the Virginia Piper Cancer Institute: care coordination, genetic counseling, cancer rehabilitation and integrative health therapies.


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Cancer care coordinators
Genetic counseling
Cancer rehabilitation services
Integrative health services

colorful ribbonConnect Retreat - Rejuvenating women cancer survivors with personal connections & reflection

Research shows that cancer survivors live longer, healthier lives, when they connect with others.

Join us for this year’s retreat at Christ the King Retreat Center, Buffalo, Minnesota on Wednesday, April 9 to Friday, April 11, 2014, for two full days of relaxation, reflection, refreshment and rejoicing. For more information and to register, go to Connect Retreat.

Physical therapist helps cancer patient with exercises that will strengthen her during cancer treatmentCancer rehabilitation

Before treatment, cancer rehabilitation can help you build strength and endurance. During treatment, it can help you maintain physical well-being and reduce discomfort. After treatment, it can help you regain function and strength.

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