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Fertility Preservation: Your Options Before Cancer Treatment

Fertility preservation: Understand your options before cancer treatment Cancer treatment can have a major impact on fertility. Get the facts about fertility preservation options for men and women. Cancer caregivers and quality of life — new study opportunity Mayo Clinic has a new study open to cancer caregivers that is [...]

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Cancer Patients May Not be Getting Adequate Care for Debilitating Fatigue, Mayo Clinic Finds

ROCHESTER, Minn. — Many people who have been through cancer and its treatment have trouble with their recovery because of severe, debilitating fatigue that can last for months or even years. But even though a variety of treatments exist for cancer-related fatigue, few doctors are recommending them to patients, according [...]

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Mayo Study: Exercise Can Help Cancer Patients, but Few Oncologists Suggest It

ROCHESTER, Minn. — August 28, 2012.  Numerous studies have shown the powerful effect that exercise can have on cancer care and recovery. For patients who have gone through breast or colon cancer treatment, regular exercise has been found to reduce recurrence of the disease by up to 50 percent. But [...]

Created by Bryan Anderson

THURSDAY CONSUMER HEALTH TIPS

  Palliative care helps cancer patients live longer and better Baby walkers: Are they safe? Crohn's disease: Managing symptoms Pain and depression: Is there a link? Diabetes diet: Create your healthy-eating plan

Created by Dana Sparks