June – 2010 – My Cancer Advisor

Archive for June, 2010

Jun 30 2010
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Chaz Ebert with Inspiring Advice for Caregivers

Roger Ebert has been suffering from thyroid cancer requiring intensive treatment over a long period of time. In fact, he almost died from complications of his treatment. His wife Chaz gave an intervie...

Jun 23 2010
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Nutrition Tips During Cancer Treatment

Here’s some helpful information from our companion website, patientresource.net: Here are some hints to keep in mind to help you get the nutrition you need while you are undergoing cancer treatm...

Jun 21 2010
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Tennis Icon Martina Navratilova Confronts Breast Cancer

Expert Analysis Highlights: Martina Navratilova describes her initial reaction when informed she had ductal carcinoma in situ (DCIS) breast cancer “This was my personal  9/11″ says Navratilov...

Jun 21 2010
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Why Are Biomarkers Important for DCIS Breast Cancer Patients?

Expert Analysis Highlights: Study identifies biomarker expression that were helpful in predicting risk of recurrence for patients with ductal carcinoma in situ (DCIS) treated by lumpectomy alone Infor...

Jun 15 2010
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In the Operating Room: Breast Reconstruction Surgery

There are many options for breast reconstructive surgery. One of the more popular is the TRAM flap, especially for a woman with excess belly fat or an abdomen that has been stretched out by pregnancy....

Jun 14 2010
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Nipple-sparing Mastectomy

This video segment discusses nipple-sparing mastectomy for breast cancer by surgical oncologists from Case Western Reserve Hospital. This procedure is not applicable for most women facing a total mast...