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September 15, 2015 · Don S. Dizon, MD, FACP, and Elaine M. Doroff
For people with metastatic cancer, some aspects of life may be forgotten or considered unimportant. According to Dr. Dizon, this is especially the case with sexuality. In this post, Dr. Dizon shares the story of his patient, Elaine, and how she has dealt with the sexual side effects of breast cancer treatment. Read More >>
September 8, 2015 · Cat Snyder, ASCO staff
In this podcast, Leslie R. Schover, PhD, discusses the sexual concerns that often come with hormone therapy for prostate cancer. Read More >>
September 3, 2015 · Lidia Schapira, MD, FASCO
Talking about topics like the possibility of a recurrence or end-of-life care is often postponed because it is uncomfortable for both the patient and the doctor. Dr. Schapira shares why having these difficult conversations early and often is so important, and what they can bring to people with cancer and their families. Read More >>
September 1, 2015 · Cancer.Net and the U.S. Department of Agriculture Food Safety and Inspection Service
Cancer and cancer treatments often weaken the immune system, making it harder for the body to protect itself from foodborne illness. So how can you stay food safe? This infographic produced by Cancer.Net and the USDA Food Safety and Inspection Service can help. Read More >>
August 25, 2015 · Cat Snyder, ASCO staff
In this podcast, Susan Chang, MD, highlights and explains research on brain tumors and what it means for patients and their families. Read More >>