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Guest blog post from FoodSafety.gov sharing tips for those living with cancer, especially for grilling this summer!
The bacteria that cause food poisoning love summer cookouts. So, it is important to keep food safety in mind, especially for people who are receiving or recovering from cancer treatment. Kristina Beaugh, MPH, and Tina Hanes, RD, from the U.S. Department of Agriculture Food Safety and Inspection Service provide tips on making your barbeques and picnics food safe this summer.
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Diana Chingo, a patient advocate, shares about her experience attending ASCO’s recent Annual Meeting. 
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Choosing a breast prosthesis or breast form after cancer treatment is a personal process. Hear from breast cancer survivor, Andrea Zinn, as she shares about her experience with a breast prosthesis. 
Although many women who have a mastectomy choose to have reconstructive surgery, wearing a breast prosthesis or breast form is another option. Breast cancer survivor Andrea Zinn talks about the process of choosing and being fitted for a breast prosthesis.
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Meet Dr. Lidia Schapira, our new Editor in Chief! She brings a passion for strengthening the doctor-patient relationship. 
Last week, Lidia Schapira, MD, FASCO, became the new Editor in Chief of Cancer.Net. She has spent her career working to improve communication between patients and doctors and has a distinct vision for the future of Cancer.Net.
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Just released! Today's highlights from ASCO's Annual Meeting on different immunotherapies used for lung, head & neck, liver, colorectal cancers & more: http://bit.ly/1EDyqua
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Very pleased to announce our incoming Editor in Chief, Dr. Lidia Schapira from Massachusetts General Hospital Cancer Center -- Join us in welcoming her!
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First up in our summer expert-led podcasts with Dr. Charles Loprinzi & Dr. Ezra 
First in our summer Research Round Up podcast series, Charles Loprinzi, MD, and Ezra Cohen, MD, unpack some of science highlights from the 2015 ASCO Annual Meeting.
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Although airlines have the right to stop passengers with specific medical conditions from flying, simply having cancer isn’t enough to keep you grounded. However, it does mean having to do a bit more planning and preparation before you travel.
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Reliable information on integrative medicine, sometimes called complementary and alternative medicine (CAM).
Integrative medicine is a combination of medical treatments for cancer and complementary therapies to cope with the symptoms and side effects. You may sometimes hear integrative medicine called complementary and alternative medicine (CAM). However, there are no true “alternatives” to cancer treatment.
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Next up in our Expert Conversation series: Bladder Cancer. Listen in as experts Dr. Charles Ryan and Dr. Thomas Powles share about what’s new in treatment options for bladder cancer.
In this podcast, experts Charles Ryan, MD, and Thomas Powles, MD, talk about bladder cancer treatment, including some of the new approaches that are being developed.
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As ASCO’s patient information website, Cancer.Net will be providing real-time updates for ASCO’s Annual Meeting, which starts later this week. If you’d like to join the conversation, here are some tips!
As ASCO’s patient website, Cancer.Net offers breaking research news for people diagnosed with cancer and their family and friends, about the cancer care and treatment advances announced during ASCO’s Annual Meeting each year. As part of our comprehensive coverage, Cancer.Net will provide real-time social media updates of the ASCO Annual Meeting.
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“It is very exciting to see that something that is simple to use, well tolerated, and not very expensive could lead to benefit in terms of [skin cancer] prevention,” said Patricia A. Ganz, MD, from UCLA Jonsson Comprehensive Cancer Center
A recent study shows that people who took a form of vitamin B3 called nicotinamide developed fewer non-melanoma skin cancers. In this podcast, Patricia A. Ganz, MD, discusses this study and what it means for people at risk for skin cancer.
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