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Second Primary Cancer among Esophageal Cancer Patients

Background: The objective of this study is to assess the risk of second primary cancers following a first primary esophageal cancer as well as the risk of esophageal cancer as a second primary, following

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Melanoma, Immunotherapy, Side Effects, Serious Collateral Damage

“These side effects can happen and, when they happen, they can be severe and lethal,” Ryan J. Sullivan, MD, Living with incurable cancer since 1994 has taught me that conventional oncology understates

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AYA Survivors Face Real Risk of More Cancer

“...researchers observed what they called “a steep increase” in the incidence of solid tumors among these survivors (AYA) more than 15 years after completion of cancer therapy I don’t know

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80% of Pediatric Cancer Survivors Suffer Chemo-Induced Heart, Brain, Joint Damage

“Eight of 10 pediatric cancer survivors had abnormal findings on brain, heart, and bone images, including six patients with and two patients without clinical symptoms.” Though the study linked

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Lymph node Surgery in Melanoma Does Not Result in Longer Overall Survival

“Patients who receive the standard surgical treatment for melanoma that has spread to one or more key lymph nodes do not live longer… I understand how difficult it can be to make decisions

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Skin Cancer, Vitamin D3 and Sunlight

Can Vitamin D3 supplementation Reduce Your Risks of Skin Cancer? Full Disclosure: I am a 58 year old cancer survivor who worshiped the sun in my youth. I burned frequently. Some of those sunburns where

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Melanoma Survivors Risk Secondary Cancers

Melanoma survivors have increased risk of developing several cancers; the most common cancers with elevated risks were breast, prostate, and non-Hodgkin lymphoma Identifying a problem is easy. Identifying

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Newly Diagnosed Ewing’s Sarcoma

Pediatric Ewing’s Sarcoma- Surgery, Chemotherapy, Possible Lung Metastasis, Resisting Radiation- From: Andrea  Subject: anything else? Hi David: My 12 year old son was diagnosed with Ewings Sarcoma

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Can Pediatric/AYA Cancer Late-Stage Side-Effects be prevented?

“”Cure is no longer a sufficient goal in pediatric cancer care,” the researchers wrote. “As the vast majority of these patients survive, attention must be paid to their long-term

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AYA Cancer Survivors- Identify and Prevent Long-Term and Late Side Effects

As many as two-thirds of childhood cancer survivors develop a long-term complication from the surgery, chemotherapy or radiation used in cancer treatment…” It shouldn’t be surprising

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