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We think that every week should be a nurse appreciation week, so let’s talk about it! Join our live panel discussion - our panelists will be covering topics like:

Nurses Week celebration at City of Hope;
What makes you feel appreciated as a nurse;
Nursing recognition programs and awards;
How nurses appreciate and support each other;
Patients appreciating nurses - DOs and DON’Ts

Join our discussion on Twitter #NursesForHope 
This Hangout On Air is hosted by City of Hope. The live video broadcast will begin soon.
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#NursesForHope | Nurse appreciation. What makes you feel appreciated as a nurse?
Tue, May 26, 6:00 PM
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Tailoring treatments for each patient is what makes treatment of cancer, including melanoma, an art, not a technical practice, says surgeon Laleh Melstrom. #melanoma #skincancerawarenessmonth  
Tailoring treatments for each patient is what makes treatment of cancer, including melanoma, an art, not a technical practice, says surgeon Laleh Melstrom.
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Tanner Harbin, a 23-year-old college student, never gave much thought to skin cancer. Then he noticed a dark mole that hadn’t existed a year earlier. #skincancer #skincancerawarenessmonth  
Skin cancer patient Tanner Harbin, 23, never gave much thought to sun safety. Now, after diagnosis with a rare skin cancer, he does. So does his family.
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Nonsmoker and former college athlete Emily Bennett Taylor was diagnosed with Stage 4 lung cancer at age 28. Now, after two years of clean scans, she can “finally push play on my life again.” Read her story in her own words. #lungcancer  
Lung cancer patient Emily Bennett Taylor was diagnosed at 28. Now, after 2 years of scans showed "no evidence of disease," she's focused on becoming a mom.
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By day, he’s a plastic surgeon for cancer patients; by night, he's a guitarist in the band Help the Doctors. Meet Robert Kang, M.D. #headandneckcancer #plasticsurgeon #helpthedoctors  
By day, head and neck surgeon Robert Kang is a plastic surgeon for cancer patients; by night, he's a guitarist in the band Help the Doctors.
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Unusual, or atypical, moles can ultimately develop into skin cancer. Know the signs. Get our ABCDE guide to potentially cancerous moles. #skincancer #melanoma #infographic  
To catch melanoma at its earliest, most treatable stage, conduct a head-to-toe skin self-exam once a month to check for potentially cancerous moles.
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Cancer treatments have improved over the years, but one potential source of treatments and cures remains largely untapped: nature. A new program at City of Hope is changing that.  #naturaltherapies  
City of Hope scientists explore the connection between nature and cancer treatment, turning to plants in their search for less-toxic therapies.
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Treatment for skin cancer, especially melanoma, is improving rapidly. Learn more about City of Hope's approach to treating skin cancer, from the latest therapies to a comprehensive approach toward patient care. #skincancer #skincancerawarenessmonth #melanoma  
Skin cancer treatment at City of Hope combines the most leading-edge skin cancer therapies with a comprehensive approach to patient care.
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For Sumanta Pal, a medical oncologist specializing in prostate, kidney and bladder cancer, the annual ASCO meeting of the nation's top oncologists is a learning opportunity that can't be missed. Get his preview of the most promising research. #ASCO15 #bladdercancer  
As a medical oncologist focused on prostate, kidney and bladder cancer, I'll be focused on the following research at ASCO 2015.
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In less-expert hands, the surgery for Ewing's sarcoma could have left 10-year-old Jackie unable to speak or swallow properly. But she came to City of Hope. Today, after surgery that used her fibula to reconstruct her jaw, she’s just a normal kid. #erwingssarcoma #pediatriccancer  
In other hands, the surgery for Ewing's sarcoma could have left 10-year-old Jackie unable to speak or swallow properly. Now, she's just a normal kid.
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Head and neck cancer treatment at City of Hope combines the most complex, leading-edge technology with a comprehensive and compassionate approach to patients. It’s the best of both worlds. #headandneckcancers #oralcancer #hncsm  
Head and neck cancer treatment at City of Hope combines complex, leading-edge technology with a comprehensive and compassionate approach to patients.
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Myelofibrosis patients need more treatment options to combat the severely low platelet counts, known as thrombocytopenia. A new clinical trial could provide additional options. #clinicaltrials  
Myelofibrosis clinical trial at City of Hope hopes to develop new options for patients with the low platelet counts common in thrombocytopenia.
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City of Hope, an NCI-designated Comprehensive Cancer Center
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Founded in 1913, City of Hope is a leading research and treatment center for cancer, diabetes and other life-threatening diseases. Every day we pursue new and better ways to improve the lives of millions around the world. 

City of Hope is a leading research and treatment center for cancer, diabetes, HIV/AIDS and other life-threatening diseases. For nearly 100 years, our pioneering research has brought the world closer to cures.

Designated as an NCI Comprehensive Cancer Center and a founding member of the National Comprehensive Cancer Network, City of Hope's research and treatment protocols advance care throughout the nation. 

Every day we pursue new and better ways to improve the lives of millions around the world.

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