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Cathy Cole

Cathy Cole
A Misdiagnosis of Histology Can Make a Difference in Breast Cancer Treatment
Cathy Cole, RNC, NP, MPH, CHES, CBPN-IC
10/1/2014  0
A recent observational study has found that one in 25 patients with invasive breast cancer who were diagnosed with HER2-negative disease were actually HER2 positive.1

Michelle Bragazzi

Michelle Bragazzi
FDA Grants Multiple Orphan Drug Designation for Aldoxorubicin
Michelle Bragazzi, BS, RN
9/30/2014  0
CytRx Corporation just announced that the Food and Drug Administration (FDA)has granted multiple Orphan Drug designation to the cancer drug aldoxorubicin for the treatment of ...

Michelle Bragazzi

Michelle Bragazzi
The Break Room: My Love-Hate Relationship With Fall
Michelle Bragazzi, BS, RN
9/26/2014  4
Though I love the fall season and the beautiful changing leaves, I dread what comes after: winter. This is where the love-hate comes in. As soon as we fall back in time, the ...

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Carole McCue

Carole McCue
Are You Ready to Implement a Distress Screening Program for Your Cancer Patients?
Carole McCue, RN, MS, CNE
9/24/2014  0
According to a recent study, 75% of cancer patients with depression are not treated for it.1 The integration of psychosocial care into the routine care of all patients with cancer ...

Michael Kaufman

Michael Kaufman
Prostate Cancer Awareness Month: Time for the Dreaded DRE
Michael Kaufman, Medical Journalist
9/23/2014  2
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 ...

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AnnMarie Walton

AnnMarie Walton
Unusual Nursing Jobs Is Oncology Nursing One of Them?
AnnMarie Walton, MPH, RN, OCN, CHES
9/22/2014  6
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  3

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Teresa Brown

Teresa Brown
An Aspirin a Day May Keep Ovarian Cancer Away
Teresa Brown, RN, OCN
9/18/2014  2
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 ...

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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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A Lean & Green Superfood: Avocados
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A Recipe Makeover for Taco Tuesday
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Salmon the Superfood
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Putting Down Roots for Good Health
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A Healthy & Tasty Fruit This Holiday ...
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The Health Benefits of Fruit Smoothies
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The Health Benefits of Pumpkin Seeds
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The Anti-Cancer Effects of Spinach
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It's Just the Little Things
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Webinar Series
Tuesday, October 29, 2013 12:00 PM EDT
Archived

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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