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Linda M. Gorman

Linda M. Gorman
ONS 2014: Proper Pain Management for Cancer Patients
8/27/2014  0
As a palliative care specialist, I was fortunate enough to attend an education session at the 2014 ONS Annual Congress meeting in Anaheim entitled Advanced Concepts in Pain ...

Kerry Anne McGinn

Kerry Anne McGinn
Breast Cancer Patients Finding Support Through Others
Kerry Anne McGinn, MSN, RN, ARNP
8/25/2014  1
Before my breast cancer diagnosis, I sometimes looked down my nose just a tad at those who needed a support group to get through life's vicissitudes.

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Deborah A. Boyle

Deborah A. Boyle
On the Road With Oncology Nurses
Deborah A. Boyle, RN, MSN, AOCNS, FAAN
8/22/2014  1
In 2007, the first nurse-led mobile chemotherapy unit (MCU) was launched in a rural community in Gloucester, United Kingdom.1 This initiative brought cancer therapy to patients ...

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Carole McCue

Carole McCue
Study Reports Nurse Navigators Make a Difference
Carole McCue, RN, MS, CNE
8/20/2014  3
The term "patient navigator" is an appropriate description of the program whose purpose is to provide patients with a map or guide to prevent them from getting lost in a fragmented, ...

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Michael Kaufman

Michael Kaufman
Research Aids Children With Slow-Growing Optic Pathway Brain Tumors
Michael Kaufman, Medical Journalist
8/18/2014  1
Some children with slow-growing brain tumors may soon be spared the effects of chemotherapy as a result of ongoing research conducted at Tel-Aviv Medical Center's Dana Children's ...

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Michelle Bragazzi

Michelle Bragazzi
Unconventional Care: a Wine Bar for the Terminally Ill
Michelle Bragazzi, BS, RN
8/15/2014  7
Sipping a nice glass of wine is an ongoing tradition in many European countries, especially in France. So it comes as no surprise that one French medical center made the decision to ...

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Ghida Bilani

Ghida Bilani
Medical Apps for Cancer Patients
Ghida Bilani, Registered Dietitian Nutritionist & Diabetes Educator
8/14/2014  2
I don't know about you, but my smartphone and iPad are loaded with all kinds of applications (apps).

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Cathy Cole

Cathy Cole
Cancer Screening of the Transgender Patient
8/13/2014  5
A recent article posted in the Oncology Times discussed the screening and care of the transgender patient and how our current guidelines may need to be adapted to this population of ...

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Tambre Leighn

Tambre Leighn
From Hollywood to Healthcare
Tambre Leighn, MA, CPC, ELI-MP, Founder & CEO,
8/11/2014  5
In 1998, just as our amazing life together working in Hollywood was unfolding, my husband, Gary, was diagnosed with Hodgkin disease. Resources such as StupidCancer and Young ...

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Clinic Close-Up
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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
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Body Parts: Helping Children Cope in ...
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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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Beer Marinated Grilled Meat? Yes, Please!
Laura Newton, MA, RD,
4/22/2014  7
Maybe it is just because it has been such a harsh winter (even in the South!) and with the temperature in the 70s here the last few days, I am craving spending time outside -- ...
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