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Oncologist-approved cancer information from the American Society of Clinical Oncology
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“To have cancer at any time, in any country, during any stage in your life is considered a disaster. But to have cancer in Syria, especially during the last 5 years, seems to be a catastrophic matter.”

Oncologist, Dr. Maher Saifo, and his patient, Lama Youcef, share their story of survival and hope against incredible odds during the Syrian War.

#cancer #war #Syria #breastcancer #bcsm #civilwar
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What is familial malignant melanoma?

Familial malignant melanoma is a term usually referring to families in which 2 or more first-degree relatives, such as a parent, sibling, and/or child has been diagnosed.

Learn more about hereditary causes and how it is diagnosed.

#cancer #melanoma #skincancer #melanomaawareness
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What do you need to know about immunotherapy side effects?

Doctor, colon cancer survivor, and patient advocate Dr. Laura Porter describes what to look for and other red flags for patients.

#cancer #immunotherapy #sideeffects #patientadvocate #coloncancer
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What benefits does exercise have for cancer patients?

Director of Memorial Sloan Kettering Cancer Center's Exercise-Oncology Research Program, Dr. Lee W Jones discusses.

#cancer #exercise #workout #fitness #cancertreatment
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Do you know about the ABCDE rule for Melanoma?

Asymmetry
Border
Color
Diameter
Evolving

Learn when to see a doctor, and other signs that might signal a need for medical attention.

#cancer #melanoma #skincancer #skincare #melanomaawareness
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El clima de verano severo ya ha comenzado en la mayoría de los Estados Unidos.

¿sabe qué hacer en caso de una emergencia, un apagón o un desastre natural?
aprender sobre la preparación y estar listo!

#cáncer #tormenta #verano #trueno #relámpago #tornado #huracán #inundaciones #terremoto
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Severe summer weather has already begun in most of the US.

Do you know what to do in case of an emergency, power outage, or natural disaster?

Learn about preparing and be ready! Read more: http://bit.ly/2KxfU0D

#cancer #storm #summer #thunder #lightening #tornado #hurricane #earthquake #flood #poweroutage
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Sarcoma is a group of diseases. What should you know about seeking treatment and finding support?

Dr. Herbert Loong from Prince of Wales Hospital in Hong Kong, gives an overview.

#cancer #sarcoma
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Many people with cancer and cancer survivors experience pain, but most pain can be treated - with or without medication.

Read or download the award-winning, free booklet about managing pain related to cancer treatment.

http://bit.ly/2KQfxPJ

#cancer #cancertreatment #sideeffect #pain #painmanagement
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Compra de comestibles: estrategias para hacer listas y comprar de manera inteligente.

#cáncer #comida #comprainteligente #saludparatodos
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