September – 2010 – My Cancer Advisor

Archive for September, 2010

Sep 29 2010
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Dexter Also Fought Hodgkins Lymphoma

Expert Analysis Highlights: Michael Hall was diagnosed with Hodgkin’s lymphoma in January, 2010 It is important for survivors to continue having regular follow-up, at least on an annual basis for th...

Sep 20 2010
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An Ovarian Cancer Patient Fights Chronic Pain

An ovarian cancer patient in England describes her difficult struggles with chronic pain due to her advancing disease and the side effects of her chemotherapy. In the video, Dr Beverly Collett, Immedi...

Sep 20 2010
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Obesity Linked to Worse Outcomes in Colon Cancer

Expert Analysis Highlights: Many studies have previously shown that obesity is associated with a greater risk of developing colon cancer Obesity’s effect on long-term outcomes after the cancer has b...

Sep 13 2010
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Eat Better, Move More, and Reduce the Risk of Breast Cancer

Previously, I have reported on studies that regular exercise may play an important role in prevention of depression among breast cancer survivors. (For more details, read “Lifestyle Makes a Differen...

Sep 12 2010
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How Do I Get My Medical Records?

Expert Analysis Highlights: Below are a few basic principles that will allow you to know your rights and get the records you need The most critical medical records in your cancer care are usually your...

Sep 7 2010
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“Hospice Care” Should Not Be Overlooked

Expert Analysis Highlights: Study in the prestigious New England Journal of Medicine concluded that early Hospice care (also known as palliative or end-of-life care) led to significant improvements in...

Sep 7 2010
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Should I Travel Far to Get the Best Chemo or Radiation?