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Flu vaccine

September 14, 2022

As flu season approaches, cancer patients should take steps to stay healthy

Flu season is upon us. That means another fall and winter with two serious viruses circulating among us. It also means it’s time for you to talk to your doctor about getting the flu vaccine.

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Monkeypox virus

August 17, 2022

Monkeypox: What cancer patients need to know

Cancer patients need to be vigilant about a new disease caused by a virus that has health care agencies raising red flags: monkeypox.

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Traveling by RV may be a good option for some cancer patients.

August 3, 2022

What cancer patients need to know when traveling by RV

For those who travel long distances for their cancer care, RVs may offer many advantages over trains, planes and automobiles.

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Vaping

January 19, 2022

Want to quit smoking? Vaping is not the answer

Many people believe the best way to kick a smoking habit is by transitioning to e-cigarettes. Though this idea has become popularized in recent years, e-cigarettes are not a safe alternative.

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Pets

December 8, 2021

What cancer patients need to know before getting a new pet

While there are many positives to pet ownership, when you have cancer, there are also some potential pitfalls to consider before making the commitment.

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Holiday meals

November 10, 2021

Tips for cancer patients: You can enjoy holiday meals and parties during treatment

Cancer patients struggling with symptoms of their disease or the side effects of treatment can enjoy traditional holiday meals by following a few do’s and don’ts.

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Managing the holidays with cancer

November 3, 2021

Cancer, COVID and the holidays: Navigating a safe season

While the risk of infection from COVID-19 is still a factor this holiday season, many cancer patients may be able to rekindle their holiday traditions this year if they use common-sense practices.

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Dieting

October 13, 2021

Weight loss may reduce cancer risk, but beware of fad diets

Good nutrition and a healthy weight may help cancer patients better tolerate treatments and reduce the risk of a recurrence. Losing weight may also reduce the risk of many cancers that have been linked to obesity.

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Shopping

August 17, 2021

Navigating healthy choices in the grocery store

Cancer patients may find grocery shopping intimidating once they return home from the hospital. Get tips on what foods to choose and what to avoid.

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The information contained in this blog is not intended nor implied to be a substitute for professional medical advice. Always seek the advice of your physician or other qualified health provider prior to starting any new treatment or with any questions you may have regarding a medical condition. Nothing contained in the blog is intended to be used for medical diagnosis or treatment of any illness, condition or disease.

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