myths

October 4, 2018
Annette Goldberg, MS, MBA, RDN, LDN, and Suzanne Dixon, MPH, MS, RDN

Mitos sobre el cáncer y los alimentos, explicados por dietistas (Parte 2)

Spanish
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Existen muchos mitos sobre la nutrición durante y después de un tratamiento contra el cáncer. En la Parte 2 de 2 sesiones de preguntas y respuestas con expertas, las dietistas Annette Goldberg y Suzanne Dixon separan la realidad de la ficción.

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Rick Boulay, MD
May 19, 2015
Rick Boulay, MD

Cancerism and the Effects of our Negative Cancer Bias

English
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Hearing the word cancer is one of people’s biggest fears. In this guest post, Dr. Rick Boulay challenges everything you thought you knew about cancer and shares how he found hope after his wife was diagnosed with leukemia.

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December 16, 2014
Cat Snyder, ASCO staff

Expert Podcast: Phase I Clinical Trials

English
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In this podcast, Jeffrey S. Weber, MD, PhD, explains the recent ASCO statement on phase I clinical trials and why these studies are important treatment options to discuss with your doctor.

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August 21, 2014
Jyoti Patel, MD, FASCO

The Stigma of Lung Cancer

English
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Because lung cancer is associated with smoking, many people feel it is “self-inflicted.” This not only causes people to feel guilt and shame, but also leads to less research funding and fewer advances in treatment. In this guest post, Dr. Jyoti Patel talks about how the stigma of lung cancer affects the way patients are treated—both socially and medically.

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