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Make Food Tastier During Cancer Treatment

Thyroid cancer Learn the symptoms, causes and treatments of cancer of the thyroid — a butterfly-shaped gland located at the base of your neck, just below your Adam's apple. Eating during cancer treatment: Tips to make food tastier Cancer treatment may alter your sense of taste. Learn what you can [...]

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Mayo Clinic: Exhaustion Renders Immune Cells Less Effective in Cancer Treatment

ROCHESTER, Minn. — May 9, 2012.  Rather than stimulating immune cells to more effectively battle cancerous tumors, treatment with the protein interleukin-12 (IL-12) has the opposite effect, driving these intracellular fighters to exhaustion, a Mayo Clinic study has found. The findings appear in the Journal of Clinical Investigation. The study [...]

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MRI Guided Laser Ablation

In this Medical Edge Radio episode, Dr. Eric Walser explains how lasers and imaging techniques are being used to treat some cancers. To listen, click the link below. MRI Guided Laser Ablation

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