Anxiety May Be Fueling More-Extensive Surgeries in Breast Cancer Patients

Add a Comment By Julie Grisham, MS, Science Writer/Editor   |  Monday, April 7, 2014 Increasingly, women diagnosed with cancer in one breast are choosing to have their other, healthy breast removed, but experts say this additional surgery provides no survival benefits. read more

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Not So Fast: Dividing Cells Use a “Speed Limit” to Avoid Genetic Mistakes

Add a Comment By Eva Kiesler, PhD, Science Writer/Editor   |  Tuesday, April 8, 2014 The discovery of a molecular process that slows down cell division could provide new understanding about how some cancers develop. read more

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Answers to Common Questions about Radiation Safety

Add a Comment By Andrea Peirce, BA, Writer/Editor   |  Thursday, April 3, 2014 Memorial Sloan Kettering Radiation Safety Officer Jean St. Germain answers common questions about the safety of adults undergoing radiation treatment for cancer.

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What Can I Do to Cope with Hair Loss Due to Cancer Treatment?

Add a Comment By Esther Napolitano, BS, Science Writer/Editor   |  Friday, April 4, 2014 Memorial Sloan Kettering social worker Carrie Panzer offers tips for coping with hair loss.

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WHO to highlight increasing threat of vector-borne diseases on World Health Day 2014

More than half the world’s population is at risk from diseases such as malaria, dengue, leishmaniasis, Lyme disease, schistosomiasis, and yellow fever, carried by mosquitoes, flies, ticks, water snails and other vectors.

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On Sticking With The Goal – Fitness Training Update

Last month I talked about my ‘Back To Basics’ approach for my fitness training and for (hopefully) becoming a stronger runner in the process. That post resonated with quite a few of you and I wanted to share an update, talk a bit more about the training and what’s worked best so far

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