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December 1, 2016
Greg Guthrie, ASCO staff

What You Need to Know about HPV and Cancer

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In this podcast, Dr. Howard Bailey talks about what HPV is, how HPV infection increases the risk of cancer, and why vaccination is important.

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November 8, 2016
Jyoti Patel, MD

9 Things to Know About Immunotherapy and Lung Cancer

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Recent FDA approvals for immunotherapy drugs for treating lung cancer are exciting, but there still are many things we need to learn about this new field of cancer treatment. Cancer.Net Associate Editor Jyoti Patel, MD, answers some of the questions that surround lung cancer and immunotherapy, during Lung Cancer Awareness Month.

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October 6, 2016
Greg Guthrie, ASCO staff

Fasting During Cancer Treatment. Is It Safe?

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In this podcast, registered dietitians Annette Goldberg and Suzanne Dixon give their expert insights on what fasting is, its use during cancer treatment, who may benefit from fasting, and who should avoid fasting.

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August 8, 2016
Greg Guthrie, ASCO staff

New Joint Guideline on Chemotherapy for Advanced Ovarian Cancer

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In this podcast, Dr. Wright and Dr. Edelson discuss the new joint clinical practice guideline on the use of neoadjuvant chemotherapy for newly diagnosed, advanced ovarian cancer from the Society of Gynecologic Oncology (SGO) and the American Society of Clinical Oncology (ASCO).

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From the Editor's Desk
August 2, 2016
Lidia Schapira, MD, FASCO

Slowing Down: When Cancer Gets to Be Too Much

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In this month’s From the Editor’s Desk post, Dr. Schapira writes about the importance of slowing down to face the challenges of a cancer diagnosis.

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July 26, 2016
Stuart Lichtman, MD

Why Older Adults Need Cancer Research

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Cancer affects many people as they grow older, so it’s important to have scientific research that focuses on older adults. Dr. Stuart Lichtman discusses why studies haven’t focused on older adults in the past and what is being done to change that.

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