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What is a ketogenic or diet and is it healthy to follow one? Current research is looking at what the implications are for patients.
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For women weighing when to start having regular mammograms for early detection of breast cancer, the answer isn’t always clear. Here are recommendations from the Society and the U.S. Preventative Task Force.
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Biological therapy & are both used to destroy cancer cells. So what's the difference?
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The most commonly mutated gene in cancer has tantalized scientists for decades. A recent discovery put an end to the mystery.
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A growing number of are testing the potential role of natural killer cells—"NK cells"—in cancer .
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In 2015, Jenn Anderson found a lump in her right breast. She soon learned she had stage II . Today, after treatment, she is cancer-free.
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Immunotherapy has revolutionized the treatment of many types of cancer, and is now undergoing testing in :
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Dana-Farber Oct 18
Empathizing with a patient can be difficult. Many people haven’t had the experience of being diagnosed with cancer themselves, so knowing what to say when a loved one tells you about their illness can be tricky. Learn what to say here:
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Dana-Farber Oct 17
Nutritionists and doctors agree that consuming soft drinks in excess is associated with several health complications and diseases. But can cause cancer?
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Dana-Farber Oct 17
Can or Depression Be a Sign of Cancer?
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Dana-Farber Oct 17
Many study findings suggest that the main factor that influences the risk of heart disease and cancer is actually the amount of alcohol that is consumed. Here's what you need to know.
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Dana-Farber Oct 17
CAR T-cell therapy represents one of the biggest advances against in recent years. So what's next?
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Dana-Farber Oct 17
Researchers at Dana-Farber are seeking participants in a new study, funded as part of the Multiple Myeloma Dream Team, to identify people with conditions that are precursors of and track their health over time. Learn more:
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Dana-Farber Oct 17
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Hi Heather, please refer to the following link for information on the Desensitization Program at Dana-Farber/Brigham and Women’s Cancer Center: All the best!
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Dana-Farber Oct 17
After multiple rounds of chemotherapy, a lumpectomy, and radiation, this mother of three is cancer free.
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Dana-Farber Oct 17
While the can be a useful research tool, the web can also be home to bogus claims about treatments, , and unproven products. Here's how to arm yourself with knowledge when looking for medical information online:
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Dana-Farber Oct 16
Why is so difficult to treat? We explain on the blog:
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Dana-Farber Oct 16
After two relapses, Janet Sheehan went on a clinical trial for her . After four months, her newest tumors were completely gone-and today, she's relishing in a growing list of family milestones.
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Dana-Farber Oct 16
Do you know a student majoring in ? Dana-Farber is looking for interns! We have opportunities in media relations, content creation (editorial), photography, videography, and social media. The deadline to apply for the spring is November 15:
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Dana-Farber Oct 16
Patients at all stages of cancer treatment may benefit from . Here's what you need to know:
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