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Tennessee Oncology Receives The Oncology Nurse Society (ONS) 2017 Employer Recognition Award

Tennessee Oncology (TO) has been awarded the 2017 ONS Large Employer Recognition Award. This annual recognition by the Oncology Nursing Society recognizes employers for outstanding support for registered nurses working in oncology. There are over 2,000 entries for this recognition at more than 225 ONS Chapters. Director, Brian Theil, congratulated Tennessee Oncology and noted their […]

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Good news in the battle against cancer.

Tennessee Oncology is proud to deliver new therapies to our patients across middle and southeast Tennessee. And we remain committed to research for new treatment developments and advancements. Article by Maggie Fox on NBCNews.com Fewer Americans are dying of cancer. The latest numbers from the American Cancer Society show a 25 percent drop in cancer […]

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Dr. Mainuddin helps efforts in Tullahoma for 21st annual Karing for Kids campaign.

Two hundred area schoolchildren will go shopping for seasonal essentials on Monday with monies raised by the 21st annual Karing for Kids campaign. As of Tuesday morning, following a $500 donation by Dr. Mainuddin Ahmed of Tennessee Oncology, that effort had raised $13,851 – falling $6,149 short of its $20,000 goal with only days remaining. […]

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Dr. Hamilton on breast and gynecologic cancers

Tennessee Oncology’s Dr. Hamilton talks with Cindy Sanders about how, “Cancer is a scary word,” but “The majority of women who are diagnosed with breast cancer go on to lead happy, full, cancer-free lives.” To read the entire article click here.

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Racial disparities receding for women with breast cancer

(CNN)Racial disparities between black and white breast cancer patients are receding, according to a report released Thursday. Younger women of both races benefit equally from timely treatment, but differences in death rates still exist for black and white women over age 50, a new report from the US Centers for Disease Control and Prevention indicates. […]

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