How to Spot Skin Cancer

Read original article HERE. Skin cancer is by far the most common type of cancer. If you know what to look for, you can spot warning signs of skin cancer early. Finding it early, when it’s small and has not spread, makes skin cancer much easier to treat. Some doctors and other health care professionals include […]

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Cancer Facts for Men

Read original article HERE. The cancers that most often affect men are prostate, colon, lung, and skin cancers. Knowing about these cancers and what you can do to help prevent them or find them early (when they are small and easier to treat) may help save your life. Prostate cancer The chance of getting prostate […]

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What Is Cancer Immunotherapy?

Read original article HERE. Immunotherapy is treatment that uses certain parts of a person’s immune system to fight diseases such as cancer. This can be done in a couple of ways: Stimulating your own immune system to work harder or smarter to attack cancer cells Giving you immune system components, such as man-made immune system […]

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Exercises After Breast Cancer Surgery

This information was developed with assistance from the Oncology Section of the American Physical Therapy Association. Read the original article HERE. Many women with breast cancer have some kind of surgery, even though other kinds of treatment are done, too. You may have had a: Breast biopsy Lymph node biopsy or removal Breast conservation surgery […]

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The effect of guideline-concordant novel therapy use on meeting cost targets in OCM: Results from a large community oncology network.

Read original on ASCO’s site HERE. Authors: Stephen Matthew Schleicher, Basit Chaudhry, Christopher A. Waynick, Cheryl A. Crouse, Johnathan D. Shipley, Natalie R. Dickson, Jeffrey Patton, Susanna N. Supalla, Daniel Soudek, Aaron J. Lyss; Tennessee Oncology, Nashville, TN; Tuple Health, Washington, DC; Tennessee Oncology, Murfreesboro, TN; Tennessee Oncology, PLLC/SCRI, Nashville, TN Abstract Disclosures Background: The […]

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