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Melissa Scott

Melissa Scott
All in Bad Taste
Melissa Scott, BSN, RN, OCN
10/20/2014  0
We all know nutrition is of utmost importance to cancer patients. Poor nutrition may keep patients from starting or continuing treatment, which is something none of us want to see ...

Michelle Bragazzi

Michelle Bragazzi
October Is National Liver Cancer Awareness Month Ė Do We Need More Awareness?
Michelle Bragazzi, BS, RN
10/17/2014  0
Considering liver cancer (hepatocellular carcinoma) may not be as well-known or recognized as other types of cancers, it is the fifth most common cancer in the world -- and ...

Deborah A. Boyle

Deborah A. Boyle
Cancerís Price Tag Under the Microscope
Deborah A. Boyle, RN, MSN, AOCNS, FAAN
10/15/2014  5
A recent editorial in the Journal of Clinical Oncology forced me to dig through my literature in my home office to look for a file I had been throwing articles into for some time. ...

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Michael Kaufman

Michael Kaufman
Are Cancer Patients Still Victims of Cold War Politics?
Michael Kaufman, Medical Journalist
10/13/2014  1
Bendamustine was discovered more than 50 years ago, but it was not until 2008 that the now widely used alkylating agent received approval from the US Food and Drug Administration ...

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Michelle Bragazzi

Michelle Bragazzi
The Break Room: What's Lurking in Your Pumpkin Spice Latte?
Michelle Bragazzi, BS, RN
10/10/2014  3
As many of us will indulge in all things pumpkin this fall (including flavored coffee), you should be aware that there's nothing pumpkin about that pumpkin spice latte that you've ...

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Linda M. Gorman

Linda M. Gorman
Overtreatment at the End of Life
Linda M. Gorman, RN, MN, PMHCNS-BC, CHPN, FPCN, OCN
10/9/2014  7
The patient is wheeled into the oncologist's office. The oncologist knows that he has to tell this patient that the previous attempts at treatment were unsuccessful and now is the ...

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Kerry Anne McGinn

Kerry Anne McGinn
The Pink Juggernaut
Kerry Anne McGinn, MSN, RN, ARNP
10/8/2014  7
October. Ahh...

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Anne Booms

Anne Booms
Palliative Care for Cancer Patients With Intellectual Disabilities
Anne Booms, MeNsgPC, AOCN, CHPN, BCN, CWCN, CHN,CNN, MeNsgNP(Belgium), MHN(Belgium)
10/6/2014  3
Glenn, a 56-year-old man with autism spectrum disorder (ASD) and moderate intellectual disability, was diagnosed with stage 4 oesophageal cancer. He communicated with basic sign ...

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Katherine Leverence

Katherine Leverence
The Hazards of Hookah
Katherine Leverence, BSN, MA, RN, OCN
10/3/2014  6
My college-age daughter learned the hazards of hookah the hard way. Fortunately, it was a steep curve leading her to quit relatively quickly.

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A Lean & Green Superfood: Avocados
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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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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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The Pink Juggernaut
Kerry Anne McGinn, MSN, RN, ARNP,
10/8/2014  7
October. Ahh...
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