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Nurses Helping to Reduce the Incidence of Stomach Cancer
Lori Smith  
5/12/2016   Post a comment
Nurse practitioner and health writer Lori Smith talks about the impact that nurses can have on minimizing the risk of stomach cancer.
Cooking Workshops for Cancer Patients
Deborah A. Boyle  
1/19/2016   Post a comment
Oncology clinical nurse specialist Deborah Boyle discusses a way cancer patients can come together to improve nutritional intake.
WHO Classifies Processed Meats as 'Carcinogenic to Humans'
Lori Smith  
10/29/2015   1 comment
Nurse practitioner and health writer Lori Smith talks about the recent report on the risk associated with processed and red meats.
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.
Minimizing the Colon Cancer Risk With a Vegetarian Diet
Lori Smith  
3/27/2015   1 comment
Lori Smith talks about reducing the risk of colorectal cancer by following a vegetarian diet.
Minimizing the Breast Cancer Risk This Holiday Season
Cathy Cole  
11/26/2014   3 comments
Breast cancer nurse navigator Cathy Cole offers some tips on how to reduce the cancer risk this holiday season.
All in Bad Taste
Melissa Scott  
10/20/2014   3 comments
Oncology nurse Melissa Scott provides a few tips for cancer patients experiencing taste changes and poor nutrition.
What Do You Know About Cruciferous Vegetables?
Ghida Bilani  
5/29/2014   5 comments
Ghida Bilani, RD, explains the anti-cancer benefits of eating cruciferous vegetables and shares a tasty recipe.
Anorexia & Cachexia in the Cancer Patient
Anne Booms  
4/28/2014   6 comments
Oncology nurse practitioner Anne Booms shares some tips on how we can better treat our cancer patients experiencing nutritional deficiencies.
Beer Marinated Grilled Meat? Yes, Please!
Laura Newton  
4/22/2014   7 comments
Oncology nutritionist Laura Newton explains a safer and healthier way to eat grilled meats.
Are You Familiar With Sprouted Grains?
Laura Newton  
3/19/2014   11 comments
Oncology nutritionist Laura Newton explains that, while sprouted grains may be healthy, there are some precautions to take before consuming them.
An Update on Chemoradiation-Induced Oral Mucositis
Katherine Mitchell  
3/18/2014   13 comments
Oncology nurse practitioner Katie Mitchell provides us with an update on the prevention and treatment of oral mucositis.
Got Camel's Milk?
Sharlene Bidini  
3/17/2014   21 comments
Oncology nutritionist Sharlene Bidini explains the potential benefits associated with drinking camel's milk.
Dietary Supplements for Disease Prevention: Do They Work?
Sharlene Bidini  
3/10/2014   10 comments
Oncology nutritionist Sharlene Bidini wants to know if you find vitamin supplementation to be beneficial.
Getting Through Treatment
Kerry Anne McGinn  
3/7/2014   11 comments
Kerry Anne McGinn shares some of her favorite tips on how to get through chemotherapy treatment.
Adding Turmeric to Your Diet for Good Health
Ghida Bilani  
2/28/2014   10 comments
Ghida Bilani, RD, explains the disease-prevention properties of turmeric and shows the ease of incorporating it into your diet.
Reducing Mucositis With Daily Humidification
Michelle Bragazzi  
2/27/2014   14 comments
Community editor Michelle Bragazzi shares a simple yet effective treatment in managing patients experiencing radiation-induced mucositis.
Nutrition Requirements for Pediatric Cancer Patients
Sharlene Bidini  
2/27/2014   8 comments
Sharlene Bidini, RD, CSO, a registered dietitian with board certification in oncology nutrition, explains how to properly calculate the nutritional needs for pediatric cancer patients.
The Performance Triad of Health
AnnMarie Walton  
2/26/2014   24 comments
AnnMarie Walton shares a recent experience that focused on reducing illness and increasing overall health.
A Lean & Green Superfood: Avocados
Ghida Bilani  
1/27/2014   11 comments
Ghida Bilani, RD, tells us about the health benefits of avocados and shares some tips and a delicious recipe on how we can enjoy this superfood.
Study Finds Tomatoes May Be Beneficial in Preventing Breast Cancer
Teresa Brown  
1/15/2014   22 comments
Teresa Brown shares a study that discusses the not-so-surprising benefits associated with tomatoes in decreasing cancer risk.
A Recipe Makeover for Taco Tuesday
Sharlene Bidini  
1/14/2014   24 comments
Sharlene Bidini, RD, CSO, a registered dietitian with board certification in oncology nutrition, shows us how we can make a healthy taco salad without all the added calories from fat.
Sugary Drinks May Increase the Risk of Endometrial Cancer
Teresa Brown  
1/3/2014   20 comments
Teresa Brown explains that the consumption of sugary beverages in excess may increase the risk of endometrial cancer.
Top Nutritional Cancer Prevention Topics From 2013
Sharlene Bidini  
1/2/2014   13 comments
Sharlene Bidini, RD, CSO, a registered dietitian with board certification in oncology nutrition, provides a quick summary of nutritional research findings for cancer prevention in 2013.
Salmon the Superfood
Ghida Bilani  
12/27/2013   12 comments
Ghida Bilani, RD, not only discusses the health benefits of salmon, but shares a tasty recipe as well.
Combating Nutrition Problems With Magic
Ghida Bilani  
12/20/2013   14 comments
Nutritionist Ghida Bilani shares a recipe that may be helpful for cancer patients experiencing poor nutrition.
Not Your Grandma’s Pantry
Sharlene Bidini  
12/12/2013   12 comments
Nutritionist Sharlene Bidini discusses the issues surrounding genetically modified foods.
Putting Down Roots for Good Health
Ghida Bilani  
12/11/2013   5 comments
Ghida Bilani, RD, tells us that root vegetables contain a wide variety of nutrients and are a tasty addition to many recipes.
Putting the Kibosh on Inaccurate Nutritional Information
Sharlene Bidini  
12/5/2013   7 comments
Nutritionist Sharlene Bidini shares a few resources so that healthcare professionals and patients alike can search for accurate nutritional information.
A Healthy & Tasty Fruit This Holiday Season: Cranberries
Ghida Bilani  
11/27/2013   12 comments
Ghida Bilani, RD, explains that cranberries contain a wide variety of nutrients and are a great addition to any recipe -- especially for the upcoming holiday season.
Understanding the Overall Benefit of Pomegranates
Sharlene Bidini  
11/22/2013   20 comments
Nutritionist Sharlene Bidini explains in detail the health benefits associated with pomegranates.
The Health Benefits of Fruit Smoothies
Sharlene Bidini  
11/14/2013   16 comments
Sharlene Bidini, RD, CSO, a registered dietitian with board certification in oncology nutrition, shows us another healthy, tasty way to help increase our fruit intake.
Nutritional Tips to Remember During Palliative Care Awareness Month
Laura Newton  
11/12/2013   7 comments
Nutritionist Laura Newton explains the importance of proper nutritional support that's most suitable for the patient and not the family.
The Health Benefits of Pumpkin Seeds
Ghida Bilani  
11/4/2013   14 comments
Ghida Bilani, RD, explains that pumpkin seeds contain a wide variety of nutrients and are a great addition to many recipes or alone as a snack.
Cancer-Fighting Food in Season: Sweet Potatoes
Laura Newton  
10/29/2013   25 comments
Nutritionist Laura Newton explains the health benefits of a fall super food favorite -- sweet potatoes.
The Anti-Cancer Effects of Spinach
Sharlene Bidini  
10/24/2013   24 comments
Sharlene Bidini, RD, CSO, and a registered dietitian with board certification in oncology nutrition, shows us a healthy, tasty way to experience the benefits of eating spinach.
Turning Up the Heat on Ovarian Cancer
Michelle Bragazzi  
10/17/2013   7 comments
Community editor Michelle Bragazzi talks about an alternative method to administer chemotherapy for those patients with abdominal tumors.
October Is National Dental Hygiene Month
Laura Newton  
10/1/2013   19 comments
Nutritionist Laura Newton talks about reducing the cancer risk through good oral hygiene.
The Difficulty of Not Being Able to Verbalize Concern
Sharlene Bidini  
9/27/2013   14 comments
Nutritionist Sharlene Bidini talks about the difficulty of not being able to openly verbalize deep concern with patients.
More Herbs, Less Salt Day
Laura Newton  
8/29/2013   12 comments
Nutritionist Laura Newton explains the harmful effects of excess salt and how to flavor food the healthy way.
TheONC Summer Video Blog Sweepstakes Entry: Laura Newton
Laura Newton  
8/13/2013   8 comments
Nutrition specialist Laura Newton, M.A.Ed., R.D., L.D., Assistant Professor, University of Alabama at Birmingham, discusses the health benefits associated with green tea and the various ways in which we can drink this antioxidant-rich beverage.
Infused Water
Laura Newton  
7/25/2013   21 comments
Nutritionist Laura Newton shares some tips on how patients may be enticed to drink more water.
What's Lurking in Your Fruit Bowl?
Sharlene Bidini  
7/23/2013   12 comments
Nutrition specialist Sharlene Bidini talks about the toxic risks associated with eating apricot seeds.
Nutrition Tips for Men With Prostate Cancer
Sharlene Bidini  
6/21/2013   8 comments
Sharlene Bidini shares her concern over a study that encourages a diet rich in unsaturated fats for men with prostate cancer.
Cancer-Fighting Food in Season: Tomatoes
Laura Newton  
6/21/2013   10 comments
Nutritionist Laura Newton shares with us another cancer-fighting food: tomatoes.
Study Shows Reduction in PSA Levels Linked to Popular Supplement
Sharlene Bidini  
6/12/2013   14 comments
Nutritionist Sharlene Bidini talks about a supplement that may soon become popular among men with a history of prostate cancer.
Is Diabetes Increasing Your Cancer Risk?
Ghida Bilani  
6/4/2013   7 comments
Nutritionist Ghida Bilani discusses the growing concern over comorbidities and the associated cancer risks.
Minimizing Your Risks With Summertime Grilling
Laura Newton  
5/30/2013   12 comments
Nutritionist Laura Newton encourages us to eat safe when it comes to grilling meat and fish.
Got Milk?
Katherine Mitchell  
5/17/2013   23 comments
Katie Mitchell asks if you know what's lurking in your dairy products.
Celiac Disease & the Cancer Risk
Laura Newton  
5/16/2013   16 comments
Nutritionist Laura Newton explains the potential cancer risk associated with celiac disease.
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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
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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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