Important holiday safety advice for cancer patients and families

For many of us, upcoming holidays mean family and friends gathering together and sharing meals in celebration. If someone in your family is undergoing treatment for cancer, keep in mind these few precautions for their continued health and safety. Chemotherapy can knock out the body’s white blood cell count making it very vulnerable to germs. […]

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FDA approves Darzalex for patients with previously treated multiple myeloma

Today the U.S. Food and Drug Administration granted accelerated approval for Darzalex (daratumumab) to treat patients with multiple myeloma who have received at least three prior treatments. Darzalex is the first monoclonal antibody approved for treating multiple myeloma. Multiple myeloma is a form of blood cancer that occurs in infection-fighting plasma cells (a type of […]

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TENNESSEE ONCOLOGY CONTINUES TO GROW NETWORK WITH ADDITION OF DR. JEREMY MCDUFFIE

NASHVILLE/MURFREESBORO, Tenn. — Tennessee Oncology, one of the largest, independent, physician-owned oncology practices in the country, proudly announces the arrival of Dr. Jeremy S. McDuffie. McDuffie, a medical oncologist and hematologist, is at Tennessee Oncology Murfreesboro, which is located at 1840 Medical Center Parkway in Suite 300.   “Dr. McDuffie’s expertise and experience align perfectly […]

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