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Stem Cell Transplant for Cancer Patients

Stem cell transplant This procedure may help if your bone marrow stops working or if you've had high-dose chemotherapy or radiation therapy for certain blood disorders. Personality affects how cancer survivors deal with care Extroverts and introverts have different ways of interacting while managing cancer. Breast Cancer risk factors A [...]

Created by Dana Sparks

MAYO CLINIC RADIO

October is Breast Cancer Awareness month, and on the next Mayo Clinic Radio, Saturday, October 25 at 9 a.m. CT, two Mayo Clinic Breast Clinic physicians will be with us to discuss the latest in research and the ongoing efforts to diagnose, treat and prevent breast cancer. Director of the Breast [...]

Created by Dana Sparks

When Breast Cancer Travels to the Brain: Laser Therapy

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=-HjfQUk7D2w A diagnosis of cancer alone is difficult and especially challenging if the disease has spread to other areas of the body. For instance, many cancer patients who develop brain tumors may be faced with a surgery and recovery time that affects their participation in other necessary treatments. However, Mayo [...]

Created by Dana Sparks

Trastuzumab (Herceptin) Continues to Show Life-Altering Benefit

Years After Treatment for HER2-Positive Early Stage Breast Cancer Trastuzumab Shows Life-Altering Benefit  JACKSONVILLE, Fla. — After following breast cancer patients for an average of eight-plus years, researchers say that adding trastuzumab (Herceptin) to chemotherapy significantly improved the overall and disease-free survival of women with early stage HER2-positive breast cancer. They [...]

Created by Paul Scotti

Mayo Clinic Radio: Breast Cancer Awareness

October is Breast Cancer Awareness month, and on the next Mayo Clinic Radio, Saturday, October 25 at 9 a.m. CT, two Mayo Clinic Breast Clinic physicians will be with us to discuss the latest in research and the ongoing efforts to diagnose, treat and prevent breast cancer. Director of the Breast [...]

Created by McCray

Rural Breast Cancer Treatment Study: Mayo Clinic Radio Health Minute

October is breast cancer awareness month.  In this Mayo Clinic Radio Health Minute, Dr. Elizabeth Habermann comments on a study which found treatment disparities between rural and urban breast cancer patients. To listen, click the link below. Urban Rural Breast Cancer Treatment

Created by Joel Streed

Mayo Clinic News Network — Headlines 10/15/14

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=ZpUHbSQWm40&feature=youtu.be Mayo Clinic News Network Headlines include: Epilepsy surgery Tomosynthesis for breast cancer screening Sports injury Journalists: Video is available in the downloads. Click here for script.  

Created by Dana Sparks

Recurrent Breast Cancer

Recurrent breast cancer This breast cancer may occur months or years after your initial treatment. Know the symptoms and find out how to cope. Resistance training helps cancer survivors Using weights, weight machines or elastic bands to exercise has helped some people with cancer lessen fatigue and improve their quality [...]

Created by Dana Sparks

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