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Palliative and Supportive Care in Oncology Symposium: Patient-centered care across the cancer continuum
October 23, 2017 Greg Guthrie, ASCO staff
Research highlights from the Palliative and Supportive Care in Oncology Symposium address computers in exam rooms, doctor and patient views of prognosis and cure, having patients and caregivers practice yoga together, and resilience training in adolescents and young adults. Read More
Leslie Horton holding a dog
October 19, 2017 Emily Goodman
An animal-assisted therapy team consists of a person called a handler and a therapy dog, both trained to provide healing interactions with patients. Read More
Robert Harrison headshot
October 17, 2017 Robert Harrison, as told to Jo Cavallo
Survivor and patient advocate Robert Harrison discusses how his metastatic prostate cancer is just one part of his life’s journey. Read More
October 12, 2017 Cathy D. Meade, PhD, RN, FAAN, and Clement K. Gwede, PhD, MPH, RN, FAAN
Did you know that scientists can use samples from our bodies to learn more about cancer and how to treat it? These samples are called biospecimens, and people can donate them to help make progress in cancer research regardless of whether they have cancer. Read More
October 10, 2017 Stacy Martin, RN, BSN, CIC
La gripe puede causar graves problemas en las personas con cáncer. Protéjase con una vacuna antigripal anual. Read More

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