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Michael Kaufman

Michael Kaufman
Prostate Cancer Awareness Month: Time for the Dreaded DRE
Michael Kaufman, Medical Journalist
9/23/2014  0
My friend Dominick joined a Jack LaLanne gym a few decades ago with a "lifetime membership" that guaranteed the annual fee would stay fixed at $99 -- as long as he renewed before ...

AnnMarie Walton

AnnMarie Walton
Unusual Nursing Jobs – Is Oncology Nursing One of Them?
AnnMarie Walton, MPH, RN, OCN, CHES
9/22/2014  1
Some days, I enjoy dreaming about doing something different in nursing. I mean really different. When I started out as a nurse, I was drawn to watching nurses on the deep ...

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Michelle Bragazzi

Michelle Bragazzi
Thyroid Cancer Cases on the Rise in Pennsylvania
Michelle Bragazzi, BS, RN
9/19/2014  2

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Teresa Brown

Teresa Brown
An Aspirin a Day May Keep Ovarian Cancer Away
Teresa Brown, RN, OCN
9/18/2014  0
It's Ovarian Cancer Awareness Month again. Ovarian cancer remains the most lethal of all gynecologic cancers, affecting 22,000 women each year, and killing close to 15,000 ...

Deborah A. Boyle

Deborah A. Boyle
Assuming Personal Power During Survivorship: Use of Complementary Approaches
Deborah A. Boyle, RN, MSN, AOCNS, FAAN
9/16/2014  2
The term "survivor" has been defined to reflect all patients dealing with life-threatening illness, but I personally confine my thoughts about survivors to those who have completed ...

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Michelle Bragazzi

Michelle Bragazzi
Prescription Safety for the Visually Impaired
Michelle Bragazzi, BS, RN
9/15/2014  2
What are the chances that you would make a medication error if there were no labels placed on prescription bottles? Chances are that you would.

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Beth Faiman

Beth Faiman
Ch-Ch-Changes…. to ONS
Beth Faiman, PhDc, MSN, APN-BC, AOCN
9/11/2014  4
The Oncology Nursing Society (ONS) is the main professional organization to which a majority of oncology nurses belong. I have supported the ONS for nearly 20 years as a member, ...

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Nicole Haines

Nicole Haines
Where Did They Go?
Nicole Haines, RN
9/10/2014  3
When I say I work in oncology, people nod their heads sympathetically and say things like, "That's a hard job" or "It takes a special person to do what you do." I often tell them ...

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Anne Booms

Anne Booms
Managing Breathlessness in Oncology Palliative Care
Anne Booms, MeNsgPC, AOCN, CHPN, BCN, CWCN, CHN,CNN, MeNsgNP(Belgium), MHN(Belgium)
9/8/2014  3
A 56-year-old male diagnosed with end-stage small-cell lung cancer presented to the emergency department with increased shortness of breath (SOB). Following assessment, it was found ...

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Clinic Close-Up
ONS 2014: Proper Pain Management for ...
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What Do You Know About Cruciferous ...
Ghida Bilani, RD, shares some healthy information about ...
Adding Turmeric to Your Diet for Good ...
Ghida Bilani, RD, explains the health benefits behind the ...
Nutrition Requirements for Pediatric ...
Nutritionist Sharlene Bidini explains proper nutrition ...
A Lean & Green Superfood: Avocados
Ghida Bilani, RD, tells us about the health benefits of ...
A Recipe Makeover for Taco Tuesday
Nutritionist Sharlene Bidini shares a taco salad recipe ...
Top Nutritional Cancer Prevention ...
Nutritionist Sharlene Bidini explains some of the top ...
Salmon the Superfood
Nutritionist Ghida Bilani encourages us to eat salmon for ...
Putting Down Roots for Good Health
Nutritionist Ghida Bilani wants you to think about root ...
A Healthy & Tasty Fruit This Holiday ...
Nutritionist Ghida Bilani explains the health benefits ...
The Health Benefits of Fruit Smoothies
Nutritionist Sharlene Bidini shows us a healthy and easy ...
The Health Benefits of Pumpkin Seeds
Nutritionist Ghida Bilani explains the health benefits ...
The Anti-Cancer Effects of Spinach
Nutritionist Sharlene Bidini shows us an easy recipe so ...
It's Just the Little Things
Joni Watson shares a story about one unexpected patient ...
Body Parts: Helping Children Cope in ...
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Julianna Paradisi wants to know the weirdest thing you've ...
Webinar Series
Tuesday, October 29, 2013 12:00 PM EDT

Presented by Ellen T. Matloff, MS, CGC , this webinar will highlight:

  • How to determine which patients require genetic counseling
  • How to help prepare your patients for the genetic counseling process
  • Testing options that are now available
  • How you can utilize this data in managing your patients and their family members

Participants will also be able to ask questions during a live question and answer period with speaker Ellen T. Matloff, MS, CGC .

Wednesday, August 28, 2013 12:00 PM EDT
Wednesday, June 26, 2013 12:00 PM EDT
Wednesday, April 10, 2013 12:00 PM EDT
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September Is Childhood Cancer Awareness Month: Are We Doing Enough?
Michelle Bragazzi, BS, RN,
9/6/2014  9
While we brace ourselves for the sea of pink that lies ahead in October for breast cancer awareness month, why not go for the gold during the month of September for childhood cancer ...
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