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Marijke Vroomen Durning

Marijke Vroomen Durning
Yoga Helps Reduce Side Effects During Radiotherapy for Prostate Cancer
Marijke Vroomen Durning, RN
4/12/2017  1
Men who undergo radiotherapy for treatment of prostate cancer are at risk for several side effects, including fatigue, erectile dysfunction (ED), and urinary incontinence (UI). ...

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Marijke Vroomen Durning

Marijke Vroomen Durning
Less PSA Testing Resulting in More Prostate Cancer Deaths
Marijke Vroomen Durning, RN
1/9/2017  0
It's estimated that one in seven men in the United States (US) will be diagnosed with prostate cancer at some point in their life time; it's a common form of cancer in men.1 One in ...

Marijke Vroomen Durning

Marijke Vroomen Durning
Western Diet May Negatively Affect Prostate Cancer Mortality
Marijke Vroomen Durning, RN
6/12/2015  1
With so much research, past and present, looking at diets and their effects on health, it may be no surprise to learn that a new study has found that following a Western diet may ...

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Michelle Bragazzi

Michelle Bragazzi
Time to Sprout That Stache for 'Movember'
Michelle Bragazzi
11/11/2014  11
It's that time of year again for men to get their moustaches on to help create awareness for men's health.

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Michael Kaufman

Michael Kaufman
Prostate Cancer Awareness Month: Time for the Dreaded DRE
Michael Kaufman, Medical Journalist
9/23/2014  4
My friend Dominick joined a Jack LaLanne gym a few decades ago with a "lifetime membership" that guaranteed the annual fee would stay fixed at $99 -- as long as he renewed before ...

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Cathy Cole

Cathy Cole
Cancer Screening of the Transgender Patient
8/13/2014  6
A recent article posted in the Oncology Times discussed the screening and care of the transgender patient and how our current guidelines may need to be adapted to this population of ...

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Nicole Haines

Nicole Haines
More Isn't Always Better
Nicole Haines, RN
1/21/2014  11
Recently, I started working on survivor care plans for prostate patients. At first, I didn't really know how that was going to work out, because men are notoriously taciturn when it ...

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Dishon Kamwesa

Dishon Kamwesa
Is Robotic-Assisted Prostate Surgery Really Better?
Dishon Kamwesa, BSN, RN
12/4/2013  6
In this age of new and rapidly evolving technology, we can expect to see a new phone released every month. It seems like just when you think you are on top of what's new, you ...

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Sharon R. Vining

Sharon R. Vining
Movember for Men's Health
Sharon R. Vining, RN, BSN, OCN
11/5/2013  9
Now that October and breast awareness month is over, it's time to put away your pink, and start growing that 'stache.

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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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