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A lot of patients with cancer agree to chemotherapy not knowing its

A lot of patients with cancer agree to chemotherapy not knowing its


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Annie Dennison said doctors offered just one option after her breast cancer diagnosis last year: six weeks of radiation treatment.

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Stefanie Joho, 27, in Penn Valley, Pa., last spring, was treated with Merck's Keytruda for advanced colon cancer. A new study shows that the immunotherapy ...

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Proton therapy as an option for treating cancer Proton therapy is a relatively new type of radiation therapy for treating cancer. It is possible to deliver ...


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As many of you know, March was Colorectal Cancer awareness month. For long-term survivors or patients like me it is a blessing and extremely hard at the ...

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Many cancer patients seek treatment with medical marijuana.

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The treatments were difficult to get through at times. My hands became numb and I had very painful mouth sores that lasted throughout chemotherapy.

After Kathi Kolb was diagnosed with breast cancer, her doctor recommended seven weeks of daily radiation treatments. She persuaded him to shorten treatment ...

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Jill Lefferman, with her family, used cold caps during her breast cancer treatment.

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Tom Maguire of Pennsylvania was diagnosed with muscle-invasive bladder cancer this year and qualified for the bladder-preservation trial.

A new cancer care dilemma: Patients want immunotherapy even when evidence is lacking