Archive for the ‘After Cancer – Now What?’ Category

Is the war on cancer over?

From After cancer, now what span style=”font-size: 12pt; line-height: 150%;”Although there have been achievements in the battle against cancer, including a decrease in the rate of death and new diagnoses, cancer remains one of the leading causes of death in the U.S., with a need for continued...
March 17th, 2010 | After Cancer - Now What? | Read More

Older patients with colon cancer have fewer problems with chemo than younger patients

From After cancer, now what span style=”font-size: 12pt; line-height: 150%;”Even though older patients with colon cancer are less likely to receive chemotherapy following surgery because of concerns of adverse events, new research indicates that when they do receive this treatment, it is...
March 17th, 2010 | After Cancer - Now What? | Read More

Increases in all skin cancers, not just melanoma

From After cancer, now what Both new diagnoses and a history of non-melanoma skin cancer appear to have become increasingly common, and the disease affects more individuals than all other cancers combined, according to two reports in the March issue of iArchives of Dermatology/i, one of the iJAMA/Archives/i...
March 16th, 2010 | After Cancer - Now What? | Read More

Media Overload – Cancer Edition

From After cancer, now what If you are like me and have been known to get anxious or overwhelmed when cancer seems to take over the media consider yourself warned. The Journal of the American Medical Association will be presenting new research from their Cancer themed issue Tuesday. From health care...
March 16th, 2010 | After Cancer - Now What? | Read More

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March 13th, 2010 | After Cancer - Now What? | Read More

Who votes for these hypocrites?

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March 12th, 2010 | After Cancer - Now What? | Read More

Breast cancer updates

From After cancer, now what One third of breast cancer patients a href=”http://www.sciencedaily.com/releases/2010/03/100308081744.htm?utm_source=feedburneramp;utm_medium=feedamp;utm_campaign=Feed%3A+sciencedaily+%28ScienceDaily%3A+Latest+Science+News%29amp;utm_content=Google+Reader”don’t...
March 12th, 2010 | After Cancer - Now What? | Read More

Prostate cancer updates for March

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March 11th, 2010 | After Cancer - Now What? | Read More

Correct Link to vote for the wedding

From After cancer, now what The link to vote for the wedding was not correct (thanks to Sherri for letting me know) This is the correct link, pass it around and share with your friendsbr / br / http://www.ultimateweddingcontest.com/entries/31433div class=”blogger-post-footer”img width=’1′...
March 10th, 2010 | After Cancer - Now What? | Read More

Just one example of why we need reform to pass

From After cancer, now what Beside Myself, Waiting for Changebr / br / I was diagnosed with throat cancer on Tuesday, January 12. I am unemployed and have no health insurance. I intend to get the care I need. My doctor has not turned me down, nor has the hospital for treatment. I anticipate the bills...
March 10th, 2010 | After Cancer - Now What? | Read More