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An Oncology Nurse's Mission to Teach

October 24th 2020, 2:00pm

Article

In this Extraordinary Healer® nomination essay, Alicia Castanon, M.S.N., OCN, APRN, FNP-C, proves herself as an exceptional teacher and oncology nurse.

Why Oncology Nurses Are Adored By All

October 23rd 2020, 9:00pm

By Amanda Badal

Article

Oncology nurses are the backbone of cancer care, and here's why they are cherished by patients and fellow nurses alike.

A Look Back at the Movement That Changed the Breast Cancer Journey

October 23rd 2020, 6:00pm

By Mike Hennessy Sr., Chairman

Article

October is Breast Cancer Awareness month and is deeply associated with the color pink, but it wasn't always like that. Here's how the breast cancer awareness movement began.

Vulnerability In Cancer Survivorship And Looking For A ‘Cure’

October 23rd 2020, 4:00pm

By Shira Zwebner

Article

Miracle cures, juice cleanses, even ancient supplements, cancer patients and some survivors often fall victim to people who prey on our vulnerabilities from cancer.

Friday Frontline: Jeff Bridges Receives a Lymphoma Diagnosis; Controversial Radio Host Rush Limbaugh Announces His Lung Cancer Has Progressed; And More

October 23rd 2020, 3:00pm

By Conor Killmurray

Article

From acclaimed actor Jeff Bridges tweeting about a new lymphoma diagnosis to controversial conservative radio host Rush Limbaugh announcing that his stage 4 lung cancer has progressed, here’s what’s happening in the cancer landscape this week.

Metastatic Breast Cancer Took Everything from This Patient

October 23rd 2020, 2:00pm

By Beth Fand Incollingo

Article

Stephanie Walker, who was diagnosed with metastatic breast cancer in 2015, recalls how her disease has pulled the rug out from underneath her.

Kinase Inhibitors Hold Promise in Treating Breast Cancer That Has Spread to the Brain

October 22nd 2020, 9:00pm

By Debu Tripathy, M.D.

Article

Treatments like kinase inhibitors are changing the options patient may have for when their breast cancer spreads to the brain.

A Metastatic Breast Cancer Journey Can Be Very Lonely

October 22nd 2020, 6:00pm

By Beth Fand Incollingo

Article

Susan Swanson, who was diagnosed with metastatic breast cancer in 2014, says it’s very important for patients to surround themselves with a good support network.

With The Novel Coronavirus, Cancer Sort Of Slipped My Mind

October 22nd 2020, 4:00pm

By Ron Cooper

Article

The novel coronavirus that led to the COVID-19 pandemic has been a constant fixture, not dissimilar to how cancer hangs over our lives as well.

EDUCATED PATIENT® Advanced Bladder Cancer Full Webinar

October 22nd 2020, 3:13pm

By CURE Media Group

Video

At the CURE® EDUCATED PATIENT® Advanced Bladder Cancer Webinar, experts discussed the role nurses play in care for patients with bladder cancer, new treatments and more.

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