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Ask the Expert: Advances in Stereotactic Radiotherapy for Kidney Cancer
Ask the Expert: Advances in Stereotactic Radiotherapy for Kidney Cancer

March is Kidney Cancer Awareness Month, a disease that is among the 10 most common cancers in men and women according to the American Cancer Society. Andrew Kennedy, MD, Sarah Cannon’s Physician-in-Chief of Radiation Oncology and Director of Radiation Oncology Research, shares exciting developments in the use of stereotactic radiotherapy in the treatment of kidney cancer. […]

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Signs and Symptoms of Kidney Cancer
Signs and Symptoms of Kidney Cancer

March is Kidney Cancer Awareness Month, a time to educate yourself about this common cancer. Kidney cancer (also called renal cancer [i]) is among the ten most common cancers in both men and women [ii]. Overall, for men the lifetime risk for developing kidney cancer is about 1 in 46, and for women the lifetime risk is […]

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What is Myeloma?
What is Myeloma?

Myeloma is one of the three most common types of blood cancer, along with leukemia and lymphoma. Myeloma is a type of cancer that begins in the bone marrow, and is a cancer of the plasma cells, which are a type of white blood cells, also called plasma B cells. Plasma cells are important for […]

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The Nutrition Do’s and Don’ts During the Colorectal Cancer Journey
The Nutrition Do’s and Don’ts During the Colorectal Cancer Journey

From understanding why to avoid certain foods to knowing the meals and snacks that will help you feel your best, here is what you should know about nutrition during your colorectal cancer journey. The Do’s Choose protein-rich foods. Protein not only helps the body to repair cells and tissues, it also helps your immune system recover […]

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How to Spot Early Symptoms of Colon Cancer
How to Spot Early Symptoms of Colon Cancer

Now is the time to raise awareness about colorectal cancer. In the United States, colorectal cancer is third most commonly diagnosed cancer, not including skin cancer, and the second leading cause of cancer death in men and women combined. According to the Colorectal Cancer Alliance, on average, the lifetime risk of developing colon cancer is about […]

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