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Content posted in January 2015
Do You Act or React?
Tambre Leighn  
1/30/2015   5 comments
Professional health coach Tambre Leighn discusses the impact stress has on healthcare providers and patients.
Ramucirumab Improves Survival for Metastatic Colorectal Cancer Patients
Anna Azvolinsky  
1/28/2015   1 comment
Anna Azvolinsky discusses results from the RAISE trial from the 2015 ASCO Gastrointestinal Cancers Symposium.
Once More Unto the Breach, Dear Friends
Teresa Brown  
1/27/2015   8 comments
Oncology nurse Teresa Brown talks about her own personal experience with cancer recurrence.
Stress Busters: Prioritizing Relaxation
Rachel Odo  
1/23/2015   3 comments
Oncology social worker Rachel Odo provides us with a few tips on relaxation for you and your cancer patients.
Breast Cancer Can Be a Heart-Breaking Experience
Cathy Cole  
1/21/2015   3 comments
Breast cancer nurse navigator and nurse practitioner Cathy Cole explains that stress really can affect our cardiac health.
The Name Debate With Palliative Care
Linda M. Gorman  
1/16/2015   6 comments
Linda Gorman wants to know if there should be alternative names for palliative care in order to better integrate it into cancer care.
Are Pap Smears Still Necessary?
Lori Smith  
1/14/2015   6 comments
Lori Smith talks about the debate over HPV testing versus Pap smear screening.
Current Options for Educating Our Cancer Patients
Deborah A. Boyle  
1/13/2015   3 comments
Deborah Boyle shares some resources so that we can offer cancer patients various options for education.
Treating Desmoplastic Small Round Cell Tumor With HIPEC
Michelle Bragazzi  
1/9/2015   3 comments
Community editor Michelle Bragazzi talks about a rare, aggressive cancer affecting pediatric and young adult patients.
Maintain Good Health During the Harsh Winter Season
Julianna Paradisi  
1/8/2015   3 comments
Julianna Paradisi explains about how we can maintain those healthy resolutions -- even during the cold winter season.
Are Your Cancer Patients Washing Their Hands?
Carole McCue  
1/5/2015   3 comments
Carole McCue explains that healthcare providers are not the only ones who require frequent handwashing.

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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FDA Approves Onivyde for Advanced Pancreatic Cancer
Marijke Vroomen Durning, RN,
10/27/2015  3
On October 22, 2015, the US Food and Drug Administration (FDA) approved Onivyde (irinotecan liposome injection, Merrimack Pharmaceuticals, Inc.), in combination with fluorouracil ...
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