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Immune

October 17, 2018

The cancer and autoimmune disease connection may increase disease risk, complicate treatments

Cancer and autoimmunity often create challenging circumstances for doctors and patients. In patients diagnosed with either disease, these two opposing forces may collide, further complicating treatments and side-effect management efforts.

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Immunotherapy

January 09, 2018

Immunotherapy treatment for breast cancer remains elusive

But while patients with some types of common cancers are immunotherapy drugs, most patients with breast cancer, the most commonly diagnosed non-skin cancer in the U.S., are still waiting.

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Lifestyle

3/13/2019 12:00 AM

Lifestyle Changes That May Reduce Cancer Risk

Studies reported by the National Institutes of Health have found that at least 75 to 80 percent of cancers in the United States may be prevented by lifestyle changes. Here are some steps you can take to decrease your risk of developing cancer.

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Treatment

3/8/2019 12:00 AM

5 breakthroughs in cancer detection and treatment

Cancer treatment and detection has progressed in leaps and bounds since 3000 B.C., when Ancient Egyptians concluded there was no way to treat the disease. Advances have particularly grown over the past couple of decades. Daniel Nader, DO, FCCP, FACP, Chief of Staff at our Tulsa hospital, outlines five recent innovations as the treatments to watch out for.

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Robotic-Surgery

2/27/2019 12:00 AM

Studies conclude open surgery a better option for early cervical cancer than less invasive procedures

Learn why minimally invasive surgeries may not be a good option for patients with early-stage cervical cancer.

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Cancer

2/20/2019 12:00 AM

11 myths about cancer, debunked

The internet is rife with misinformation about what does and doesn’t cause cancer, and how to treat the disease. We bust 11 of those myths.

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Liver Cancer

2/13/2019 12:00 AM

The New Revolution of Liver Cancer Patients and Treatments

Liver cancer incidence is on the rise. But lifestyle changes and new treatment options may help lower the risk.

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Lung Cancer

2/7/2019 12:00 AM

7 things everyone should know about lung cancer

Lung cancer remains the deadliest form of the disease. But new tools are being developed for early screening. Learn what else everyone should know about lung cancer.

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