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Memorial Day signals the start of summer. Make sure you don’t invite bacteria to your cookouts!
Memorial Day signals the start of summer. Make sure you don’t invite bacteria to your cookouts!
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Dr. Schapira reflects on costs in cancer treatment and how financial hardship is something that must be considered in the treatment plan. 
Dr. Schapira reflects on costs in cancer treatment and how financial hardship is something that must be considered in the treatment plan.
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Pro Tip: General rule for refrigerator storage – 3-4 days for cooked foods & 1-2 for meats
Spring is here! Protect yourself from foodborne illness by keeping a properly organized and clean refrigerator.
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Many cancers can be categorized as rare diseases. For instance, sarcoma accounts for only 1% of all cancers in adults. In this video, Dr. Robert Maki covers the basics of sarcoma.  #RareDiseaseDay 
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What does one year of cancer progress look like? Find out in the just released Clinical Cancer Advances report from the American Society of Clinical Oncology 
Immunotherapy made exciting strides in 2015. Because of its potential, ASCO named it the 2016 Clinical Cancer Advance of the Year.
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This weekend, the 2016 Genitourinary Cancer Symposium will convene to talk about advances in this area of research. Check out some of the highlights:
Sumanta Pal, MD, discusses one study on aspirin and prostate cancer highlighted at the 2016 Genitourinary Cancers Symposium.
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Newly released! First highlighted studies from ASCO’s Annual Meeting, where major cancer care and treatment advances are announced each year.
From June 3 to June 7, oncology professionals from around the world will meet to discuss the latest in cancer research. If you can’t wait to learn about the latest research, check here for early highlights released in advance of the 2016 ASCO Annual Meeting.
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Dr. Lidia Schapira sheds light on life after cancer.
Watch the Cancer.Net Video: Finishing Treatment: What Comes Next, with Lidia Schapira, MD, adapted from this content.
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Dr. Kavitha Ramchandran from Stanford School of Medicine shares how oncologists can “integrate palliative care into their normal processes to make sure your quality of life is as good as possible.”
What is the role of palliative care in cancer treatment? Cancer.Net Associate Editor Kavitha Ramchandran, MD, gives insight on how this approach is used in cancer care.
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Good nutrition is essential for living well during and after cancer treatment. To get an inside look at how nutrition and oncology work together in cancer care, Cancer.Net talked with two oncology dietitians.
Proper nutrition is essential for living well during and after cancer treatment. To get an inside look at how nutrition and oncology work together in cancer care, Cancer.Net talked with two oncology dietitians.
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It is normal to be concerned about the side effects of chemotherapy, but there’s much that can be done to relieve or prevent them.  Dr. Patel provides some insight:
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You might hear that a cancer treatment has reached phase II of a clinical trial. Or a headline might report that a phase III clinical trial drug is seeking FDA approval. But what does it actually mean? 
Neal Meropol, MD, FASCO, discusses the various segments, or “phases,” that mark clinical trials.
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