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Survivorship Care for Young Lung Cancer Patients
Bobbi Freeman  
6/30/2015   Post a comment
Lung cancer nurse navigator Bobbi Freeman discusses the need for more supportive care in the young lung cancer population.
Want Less Stress on the Job? Just Breathe
Tambre Leighn  
6/29/2015   2 comments
Professional health coach Tambre Leighn offers tips on how to manage your workplace stress.
Melanoma Rates Doubled, Education Needed to Reverse Trend
Marijke Vroomen Durning  
6/26/2015   Post a comment
Health writer and registered nurse Marijke Vroomen Durning emphasizes the need for more skin cancer prevention education.
Fears of a Cancer Survivor When Making Major Life Decisions
Carole McCue  
6/25/2015   2 comments
Carole McCue wants to know how you help cancer survivors plan for the unknown.
The Impact of the Nursing Shortage Versus the Physician Shortage
Lori Smith  
6/24/2015   3 comments
Nurse practitioner and health writer Lori Smith wants to know how we can address issues associated with the nursing shortage.
It’s Just a Little Exposure
Julianna Paradisi  
6/23/2015   15 comments
Julianna Paradisi wants to know what you do to help minimize the risk of chemotherapy and radiation exposure.
The Break Room: Summer Break—Do You Miss It?
Rebecca Crane-Okada  
6/19/2015   4 comments
Oncology clinical nurse specialist Rebecca Crane-Okada wants to know your plans for summer break.
Unmet Needs of Family Caregivers: An Action Agenda
Deborah A. Boyle  
6/17/2015   1 comment
Deborah Boyle talks about the unmet needs of caregivers.
Mammogram Screening in Older Women
Cathy Cole  
6/15/2015   1 comment
Breast cancer nurse navigator and nurse practitioner Cathy Cole wants to know your thoughts on mammogram screening in older females.
Western Diet May Negatively Affect Prostate Cancer Mortality
Marijke Vroomen Durning  
6/12/2015   1 comment
Health writer and registered nurse Marijke Vroomen Durning discusses the impact that diet may have on prostate cancer mortality.
Pregnancy & Cancer: Timing May be Everything
Cathy Cole  
6/10/2015   Post a comment
Breast cancer nurse navigator and nurse practitioner Cathy Cole talks about the risks associated with receiving treatment during pregnancy.
Missing Feedback: The Case of Outpatient Cancer Care
Deborah A. Boyle  
6/9/2015   Post a comment
Deborah Boyle discusses the quality of care in the outpatient oncology setting.
Will Dogs Soon Replace Modern Cancer Detection?
Lori Smith  
6/5/2015   Post a comment
Lori Smith talks about a less conventional way of detecting thyroid cancer.
Does Everything Happen for a Reason?
Michelle Bragazzi  
6/4/2015   3 comments
Community editor Michelle Bragazzi talks about what not to say to patients and families that are grieving or coping with a cancer diagnosis.
New Screening Method Detects Ovarian Cancer at Earlier Stage
Lauren Evoy Davis  
6/2/2015   2 comments
Oncology health writer Lauren Evoy Davis talks about a new screening method that may help catch ovarian cancer earlier.

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
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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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