CURE®’s Top Stories: September 2020

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Each month, we take a look back at the most popular CURE® stories. Here are the top five stories for September 2020.

Each month, we take a look back at the most popular CURE® stories. Here are the top five stories for September 2020.

5. Premenopausal Women Facing Increased Ovarian Cancer Risk Favor Removing Fallopian Tubes But Saving Ovaries

A recent study has found that most premenopausal women planning preventive surgery because of a predisposition to ovarian cancer would prefer to remove only their fallopian tubes, putting off removal of their ovaries until they reach menopause.

4. Overuse of Antibiotics Could Be Linked to Rise in Early-Onset Colorectal Cancer, According to One Expert

In this video interview, Dr. Mark Lewis discusses current investigation of the idea that the rise of early-onset colorectal cancer could be related to the overuse of antibiotics in childhood.

3. The Latest News and Updates in Prostate Cancer

With several updates in the field of prostate cancer having happened in recent weeks, this CURE® roundup looks back at some of the latest news affecting patients with this disease.

2. Supreme Court Justice Ruth Bader Ginsburg Dies From Cancer

Here, we take a look back at the life of Supreme Court Justice Ruth Bader Ginsburg, who died on Friday, Sept. 18, 2020, after five bouts with cancer.

1. Oncology Nurses Have A Love for Healing

In this nomination essay for the 2020 Extraordinary Healer award for oncology nursing, patient Timothy Green recounts how his oncology nurse's love for healing helped him on his treatment journey.

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