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September 2, 2021 Brielle Gregory Collins, ASCO staff
In this podcast, Drs. Eliza Park and Paula Rauch discuss how a parent with metastatic cancer can talk with their children about their prognosis, including the challenges of having this discussion and ways to navigate the conversation with children of different ages. Read More
August 31, 2021 Stanley Clark
Stanley Clark shares what it was like being involved in his aunt’s hospice care plan after her diagnosis of advanced cancer, including how he became involved, how it helped his aunt at the end of her life, and what other caregivers should know. Read More
August 26, 2021 Eleonora Teplinsky, MD
Dr. Eleonora Teplinsky discusses how the symptoms of menopause can be similar to those of certain types of cancer, what people approaching or going through menopause should know about these symptoms, and how treatment for menopause can impact cancer risk. Read More
August 24, 2021 Jyoti Patel, MD, FASCO
In this month’s “From the Editor in Chief” column, Dr. Jyoti Patel discusses the importance of the words you use when talking to or about people with cancer and what to keep in mind when discussing cancer. Read More
August 19, 2021 ASCO Staff
El cannabidiol (CBD) se ha convertido en una palabra de moda dentro de la comunidad oncológica. Pero, aunque algunas personas con cáncer han descubierto que el CBD es útil para el manejo de los efectos secundarios, las investigaciones aún no respaldan el uso del CBD para el tratamiento del cáncer. Descubra aquí qué es el CBD, cómo se está estudiando en personas con cáncer y si es seguro, eficaz y legal. Read More

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