Chemotherapy – My Cancer Advisor

Posts Tagged ‘Chemotherapy’

Sep 7 2010
Should I Travel Far to Get the Best Chemo or Radiation?
May 12 2010
Genetic Testing May Help Decision to Avoid Breast Cancer Chemotherapy

Expert Analysis Highlights: Genetic test (oncotype DX) aids decision as to whether or not to undergo chemotherapy after surgery Profile of the breast cancer genes can be used to predict whether or not...

Apr 16 2010
Implantable Venous Access Devices for Delivering Chemotherapy
Mar 15 2010
Advances in the Treatment of Glioblastoma of the Brain

This is an informative interview with Dr J. Leonard Lichtenfeld, M.D., representing the American Cancer Society, who gives a nice summary of the various treatments for glioblastoma, including  a stud...

Feb 7 2010
Ginger Provides Significant Reduction of Chemotherapy-induced Nausea

The prestigious American Society of Clinical Oncology publishes each year a list of major cancer advances during the previous year. In their “Clinical Cancer Advances 2009”, they list this...

Feb 6 2010
Inflammatory Breast Cancer: The Silent Killer

I have included a blog on this subject because inflammatory breast cancer is such a sneaky, silent killer that can affect young women. The video is very educational and should be of interest to women ...

Feb 6 2010
Preparing for Hair Loss After Chemotherapy
Feb 3 2010
Trastuzumab for Targeted Therapy of Breast Cancer

This is an Oncology Podcast that covers three news highlights in breast cancer. The first one, and the most significant, concerns a report from Europe in women with inflammatory breast cancer (express...

Dec 28 2009
Arlen Specter on Being Bald: His Chemotherapy Experience for Lymphoma

Senator Arlen Specter (D-PA) gives a lighthearted interview about his experience with chemotherapy for lymphoma and the inconvenience of temporarily being bald! Here’s more information from our ...