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I'm Grandmom, and I support someone with cancer
Our GP told us very calmly with passion. She explained to us what to expect and promised to help us along the way with anything she could do for us. Then his Cancer doctors have been great also! W...
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  • Mon Jan 3, 2011 · Like1
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Breast Cancer? But Doctor....I hate pink!
Ann
The radiologist told me after my diagnostic mammo and sonogram. He said that he thought I had an 80% chance of being cancer - that usually he liked to give women hope, and he couldn't do that with...
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  • Mon Jul 19, 2010 · Like2
I'm Mary Smith, and I'm a healthcare professional
Often colon cancer develops without any symptoms, and unfortunately many people neglect to get screened. A number of clinics in South Dakota participated in the Department of Health’s pilot program...
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  • Thu Jul 15, 2010 · Like1
I'm Mary Smith, and I'm a healthcare professional
Along with tamoxifen, medications called aromatase inhibitors are used to prevent recurrance of breast cancer. Aromatase inhibitors are known to be effective with patients who have been diagnosed w...
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  • Thu Jul 15, 2010 · Like1
I'm Mary Smith, and I'm a healthcare professional
Not all lung cancer is caused by smoking, much to what the general public may believe. Environmental factors, such as chronic exposure to radon, air pollution, and asbestos exposure are all linked ...
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  • Tue Jul 13, 2010 · Like1
I'm Mary Smith, and I'm a healthcare professional
Hello all! It has come to my attention that we have a few members on the site who could benefit from additional social support. If you're interested in making a connection with a patient who wou...
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  • Tue Jul 13, 2010 · Like3
I'm Mary Smith, and I'm a healthcare professional
Do you like broccoli? A study published in Cancer Epidemiology Biomarkers and Prevention states eating raw broccoli may improve bladder cancer survival. "Click here to read the article posted i...
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  • Tue Jul 13, 2010 · Like1
I'm linda williams, and I support someone with cancer
In dealing with LLS National Co-Pay Program I have come across this problem and wondered if anyone else has...? My husband has CML and has taken Gleevic they pay for that $50 Co pay but when it...
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  • Mon Jul 12, 2010 ·
I'm Grandmom, and I support someone with cancer
We have faith in the doctors, but my husband tells them God has the final answer! he prays for his doctors and prays that God will help his doctors along this journey we are on.
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  • Mon Jan 3, 2011 · Like2
Hepatobiliary and Transplant Surgeon
Yes, recurrence is so discouraging but not necessarily defeating. With the better understanding of surveillance, usually recurrence can be noticed earlier, and then treated. Liver cancer due to h...
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  • Wed Nov 10, 2010 · Like1

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