American Cancer cancer statistics: a drop in cancer death rates by 29%

Diagnostic Imaging Services is proud of our continued support of the American Cancer Society of New Orleans. While we know dollars work locally, they also contribute to the ongoing fight against cancer in regional and national scopes, including research, housing, transportation and more. We share this recent message from Gary M. Reedy of the American Cancer Society regarding their news … Read More

Diagnostic Imaging Services makes annual donation to the American Cancer Society

For several years, Diagnostic Imaging Services has been a proud supporter of the American Cancer Society of New Orleans, fighting to end all cancers. DIS has participated in the Making Strides Against Breast Cancer events and also added Relay For Life Multi-Parishes to our participation list for 2019. We invited Whitney from the American Cancer Society to join us for … Read More

Eat Drink Cure LA to be held October 8 in New Orleans

Join the American Cancer Society and Harrah’s New Orleans for an inspirational affair to benefit Making Strides Against Breast Cancer! Enjoy cocktails and hors d’oeuvres from our restaurant partners as we honor cancer survivors, present a fashion show featuring the creations of local designer Mimi Holaday, send male models down the runway in bedazzled bras, and entertain with live music … Read More

DIS makes contribution to the American Cancer Society

Over the past several years, Diagnostic Imaging Services has conducted a campaign during October’s Breast Cancer Awareness Month in which for every screening and diagnostic mammogram, we make a donation to the New Orleans area of the American Cancer Society (ACS). This year was no different. The ACS saves lives by helping people stay well and get well, by finding … Read More

Diagnostic Imaging Services believes real men wear pink

Real Men Wear Pink is a distinguished group of community leaders raising awareness and funds for this year’s Making Strides Against Breast Cancer event. Together they are making a difference in the fight against breast cancer. The American Cancer Society is determined to save lives from breast cancer by promoting early detection and prevention, funding groundbreaking research, and giving patients … Read More

Making Strides 2016 is off to a great start!

Diagnostic Imaging Services is proud to once again be a sponsor of the New Orleans Making Strides Against Breast Cancer event, with the 2016 event being held on Saturday, October 1 at Champions Square next to the Superdome. Convenient parking is available at the Superdome parking ramps for a reasonable rate of $10. Click here to learn more about Making … Read More

Join us for the New Orleans Making Strides Against Breast Cancer kickoff on August 3

Diagnostic Imaging Services is proud to once again be the sponsor of the American Cancer Society’s (ACS) Making Strides Against Breast Cancer kickoff breakfast on August 3, 2016 at the Audubon Tea Room in New Orleans. DIS joins the ACS in believing that everyone with breast cancer should have support. That’s why the American Cancer Society is so determined to be … Read More

The American Cancer Society says thank you

A message from the New Orleans area American Cancer Society: It is National Volunteer Appreciation Week, and all of us at the American Cancer Society in New Orleans want to say THANK YOU from the bottom of our hearts for the endless support, time dedication, funds, and passion you put in to Making Strides Against Breast Cancer and the mission … Read More

DIS donates nearly $6,000 to the American Cancer Society

Every October, Diagnostic Imaging Services makes a donation to the New Orleans area American Cancer Society for each screening and diagnostic mammogram we perform. This is part of our participation for the month in the Society’s “Making Strides Against Breast Cancer” event that is held annually. This year, DIS is proud to donate nearly $6,000 to the cause of less … Read More

DIS sponsors Making Strides Against Breast Cancer kickoff breakfast

Diagnostic Imaging Services participated in the 2015 New Orleans area American Cancer Society’s Making Strides Against Breast Cancer kickoff breakfast held on August 5 at the Audubon Tea Room. Hundreds of supporters, volunteers, staff and survivors came together to hear inspirational stories and to generate a new level of enthusiasm for this year’s event. The New Orleans Making Strides walk … Read More

DIS donates nearly $7,000 to the American Cancer Society

Diagnostic Imaging Services is proud to continue our commitment to the New Orleans chapter of the American Cancer Society (ACS). Through a tally of screening and diagnostic mammograms performed in October, 2014, DIS presented a check to the ACS for $6,890. DIS was the sponsor of the 2014 Making Strides Against Breast Cancer kickoff breakfast in August. We also gathered … Read More

The American Cancer Society says thank you

Diagnostic Imaging Services shares this inspirational and heart-felt message from the American Cancer Society (ACS). This year, countless people lent a hand in the fight against cancer by volunteering, raising money, and speaking out. We wouldn’t be where we are without them. So, in the spirit of Thanksgiving, the ACS put together a quick video to thank everyone – and … Read More

Making Strides 2014 gets off to a rousing start!

Diagnostic Imaging Services was the proud sponsor of the 2014 American Cancer Society’s “Making Strides Against Breast Cancer” Kickoff Breakfast. Held at the Audubon Tea Room in New Orleans, hundreds came out to hear more about this year’s event and how we all can participate in this worthwhile cause. The event will be held Saturday morning, November 1 at Champions … Read More

GMA anchor Amy Robach diagnosed with breast cancer

In the midst of receiving disheartening news about her cancer diagnosis, Amy Robach’s spirits are still high. The ABC News talent revealed in an open letter over the weekend that her cancer has spread, but thankfully the doctors tell her that her prognosis is good. Read more: http://marquee.blogs.cnn.com/2013/11/25/amy-robach-on-cancer-diagnosis-prognosis-is-good/

Save the birthdays

A message from the American Cancer Society: What a year it’s been. Millions of people helped celebrate 100 years of fighting cancer with the American Cancer Society by volunteering, raising money, listening, and speaking out. But this year’s most amazing accomplishments happened quietly, in homes and restaurants and backyards and parks across the country: more than 400 people each day, … Read More

DIS makes donation to the American Cancer Society

Diagnostic Imaging Services is very pleased to make a donation of $5,484 to the New Orleans chapter of the American Cancer Society, as part of our continuing commitment to joining the fight against breast cancer. From left to right are: Michael Holmes, CEO of DIS, Paula Shamsie of the American Cancer Society, Karen Juncker, DIS Field Imaging Specialist, Lisa Richoux, … Read More

Neither rain nor sn….well rain doesn’t stop participants

A Saturday morning that is rainy and overcast is the perfect morning to sleep in, relax and be lazy. But, this doesn’t apply for those who came to the lakefront for the 2013 Making Strides Against Breast Cancer walk on Saturday, October 19. While Mother Nture did not do anyone any favors, by the time the walk commenced at 9:00 … Read More

Will you take a moment AGAINST silence?

DIS shares a message from the American Cancer Society, looking for people to “help the American Cancer Society celebrate their 100th birthday by finishing the fight against cancer.” Hearst Magazines will donate $1 for every pledge, up to $50,000. To pledge or to donate, visit http://www.cancer.org/fight/pledge.

Bark For Life of East Jefferson Parish on March 2, 2013

The American Cancer Society Bark For LifeTM is a noncompetitive walk event for dogs and their owners to raise funds and awareness for the American Cancer Society’s fight against cancer. By supporting Bark For Life, you help the American Cancer Society save lives, and that helps them move closer to our ultimate goal of a world with less cancer and more birthdays. So … Read More

D.I.S. makes donation in the fight against breast cancer

Diagnostic Imaging Services was pleased to present a check for $6,226 to the American Cancer Society, in support of their efforts to find a cure for breast cancer. D.I.S. was the Flagship Sponsor for the 2012 Making Strides Against Breast Cancer event in New Orleans on October 7. Thank you to our employees and to the women who place their … Read More