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Sexual Rehabilitation: The Role of the Radiation Oncology Nurse
Deborah A. Boyle  
3/15/2017   Post a comment
The role of the radiation oncology nurse in patients receiving pelvic radiation therapy.
An ACA Repeal May Affect Cancer Screenings in Women
Lori Smith  
2/2/2017   6 comments
Nurse practitioner Lori Smith verbalizes concern over the potential repeal of the ACA and what it could mean in terms of cancer screenings.
Cervical Cancer Mortality Higher Than Once Thought
Lori Smith  
1/31/2017   Post a comment
Nurse practitioner Lori Smith explains the actual mortality rates when it comes to cervical cancer.
HPV Vaccination Schedule Change for Children, Adolescents
Lori Smith  
11/2/2016   Post a comment
Nurse practitioner Lori Smith provides an update on the latest HPV vaccine schedule recommended by the CDC.
Planned Parenthood in Texas Losing Government Money for Cancer Screening
Marijke Vroomen Durning  
8/18/2015   3 comments
Health writer and registered nurse Marijke Vroomen Durning discusses the impact that defunding Planned Parenthood may have on cancer screenings.
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.
Cancer Screening of the Transgender Patient
Cathy Cole  
8/13/2014   6 comments
Breast cancer nurse navigator Cathy Cole wants to know your experience working with the transgender patient population.
Improving Cervical Cancer Screening Among the LGBT Community
Michelle Bragazzi  
1/23/2014   11 comments
Community editor Michelle Bragazzi discusses the increased risk of cervical cancer in the LGBT community.
Understanding HPV Transmission & Prevention
Katherine Mitchell  
8/21/2013   18 comments
Katie Mitchell explains the prevalence of HPV and educating the public on transmission and prevention.
Assessing the Overall Impact of the HPV Vaccine
Sharlene Bidini  
7/1/2013   14 comments
Sharlene Bidini takes a closer look at the recent study regarding the overall effectiveness of the HPV vaccine.
Reducing Cervical Cancer Deaths With Vinegar
Penny Sheffield  
6/24/2013   22 comments
Penny Sheffield explains how vinegar is helping to save the lives of many women with cervical cancer.
The Birds & the Bees of HPV
Katherine Trip  
4/25/2013   19 comments
Nurse practitioner Katherine Trip shares her enlightening conversation on the facts and fiction surrounding HPV-related cervical cancer.
Taking the Pap Test One Step Further
Melissa Scott  
1/31/2013   5 comments
Melissa Scott explains how researchers are using the Pap test to help detect uterine and ovarian cancers.
January Is Cervical Cancer Awareness Month
Lori Smith  
1/8/2013   8 comments
Lori Smith reminds us of the importance of cervical screenings, especially during the month of January.
The Affordable Care Act Expanding Coverage for More Low-Income Women
Michelle Bragazzi  
11/21/2012   15 comments
Community editor Michelle Bragazzi explains that the Affordable Care Act may help more low-income women with cancer screenings.
Drop in Male Circumcisions May Raise Cancer Risk, Healthcare Costs
Michelle Bragazzi  
8/22/2012   13 comments
Community editor Michelle Bragazzi discusses a warning from Johns Hopkins about the possible consequences if male circumcisions continue to decline.
Radiation-Induced Vaginal Stenosis
Lori Smith  
7/10/2012   8 comments
Lori Smith addresses a side effect that affects 88 percent of women treated for cervical cancer with radiation: vaginal stenosis.
Why the Lack of HPV Vaccine Compliance?
Michelle Bragazzi  
5/16/2012   9 comments
Community editor Michelle Bragazzi discusses a new study that shows almost 60 percent of females did not complete the full HPV vaccine regimen and asks, why not?
Urinary & Fecal Incontinence After GYN Surgery
Lori Smith  
5/8/2012   6 comments
Lori Smith discusses the side effect of incontinence in women being treated for GYN malignancies.
HPV Vaccines: The Great Debate
Lori Smith  
3/28/2012   9 comments
Lori Smith discusses the impact of HPV vaccination on developing cancer and asks: Should this vaccine be mandatory?
Sexual Health & the Cancer Survivor
Stephanie Wiseman  
2/14/2012   13 comments
One of the biggest hurdles facing cancer survivors is that their cancer care team isn’t talking to them about sex.
New Study Shows Cancer Treatment OK During Pregnancy
Stephanie Wiseman  
2/13/2012   8 comments
A recent study shows the benefits of maternal treatment for certain gynecological cancers are not outweighed by any long-term cardiac or neurological function consequences for the fetus exposed to chemotherapy.
How Far Stem Cell Transplant Has Come
Jennifer J. Albaladejo  
2/3/2012   12 comments
The changes in and management of stem cell transplant.

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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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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