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COVID19

3/17/2020 12:00 AM

Podcast: What cancer patients need to know about COVID-19

Alan Yahanda, MD, FACS, and Jeffrey Metts, MD, MPH, from Cancer Treatment Centers of America® (CTCA) in Atlanta, address your concerns and answer your questions about COVID-19.

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Nutrition therapy

3/12/2020 12:00 AM

Busting myths: Setting the record straight about nutrition and cancer

With so much information and misinformation about diet, nutrition and cancer, it can be tricky to decipher the myths from the truths.

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Chemotherapy

3/11/2020 12:00 AM

Researchers find potential causes of ‘chemo brain’ and exercises that may help

Many chemotherapy patients know the feeling all too well: a mental fogginess that permeates the brain and can disrupt even the most routine tasks. It is popularly known as “chemo brain.”

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Coronavirus

3/10/2020 12:00 AM

Concerned about coronavirus? Here are the steps cancer patients should take to limit exposure

For patients with cancer and other illnesses, the spread of the coronavirus is particularly troubling.

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3D printing

3/9/2020 12:00 AM

3D printing can benefit cancer patients who need reconstructive surgery

The $17 billion 3D printing industry can bring to life almost anything we imagine, from machine parts to clothing. Dr. Daniel Liu says researchers are now applying this technology to advance medicine and surgery.

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Clinical trials

3/6/2020 12:00 AM

Video: What is a clinical trial?

Clinical trials are critical to determining the effectiveness and safety of new treatments and drugs for many diseases, including cancer.

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Immunotherapy

2/19/2020 12:00 AM

10 years of immunotherapy brings new treatment options, new challenges

A lot can happen in 10 years. And in the world of immunotherapy to treat cancer, a lot has. But in a “what have you done for me lately” world, the question is what may immunotherapy do in the coming years to help cancer patients?

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Hair dye and straigteners

2/5/2020 12:00 AM

Do hair dyes and straighteners cause breast cancer?

A recent study shows that some chemical hair straighteners and dyes may increase the risk of breast cancer in women, especially those of African-American descent.

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Dr. Rola Eid

12/17/2019 12:00 AM

3D nipple tattoos offer shot of realism after breast reconstruction

The 3D nipple tattoo, or “nat” as it’s called in the trade, uses shadows and highlights to restore a sense of depth and detail to the reconstructed breast. Dr. Rola Eid, Medical Director of Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery at our hospital in Tulsa, says the technique can go a long way in helping patients feel whole again.

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