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Category: Cancer

An illustration of the pancreas.

January 10, 2020

Understanding Pancreatic Cancer: What You Need to Know 

Doctors are making slow but steady progress in treating this devastating illness.

Cancer

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physician talking to patient

September 4, 2019

Active Surveillance: When Your Doctor Wants to Monitor, Not Immedia...

Active Surveillance: When Your Doctor Wants to Monitor, Not Immediately Treat, Your Cancer

Cancer, Oncology

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A photograph of the dignicap, used to prevent chemotherapy-induced hair loss.

July 18, 2019

Preventing Hair Loss During Chemotherapy

Technology allows cancer patients to keep their hair while undergoing chemotherapy.

Cancer, Health

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An illustration depicting ancient Greek warriors

June 26, 2019

Cancer Treatment: We’ve Come a Long Way and the Future is Hopeful

Survival rates have drastically improved in recent decades, and physician-researchers are working toward more personalized treatments.

Cancer, Health, Research

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