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September 22, 2020
ASCO Staff

Is CBD Safe for People With Cancer?

English
ASCO.Staff

Cannabidiol (CBD) has become a buzzword within the cancer community. But while some people with cancer have found CBD to be helpful in managing side effects, research does not yet support CBD’s use for cancer treatment. Here, find out what CBD is, how it is being studied in people with cancer, and whether it is safe, effective, and legal.

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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

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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

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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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