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Alan R. Shons, MD

Occupation: plastic surgeon, surgical oncologist, educator
Born: Freeport, Illinois, January 10, 1938
AB, Dartmouth College, 1960
MD, Case Western Reserve University, 1965
PhD in Surgery, University Minnesota, 1976… 986 more words

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A Day in the Life of - 1 week post surgery

Whilst recovering in hospital from my operation I kept myself busy by keeping a note of what was happening each day. This enabled me to record my progress and for my confidence to grow in my ability and recovery. 322 more words


Treat or monitor early prostate cancer? Same 10-yr survival rate, study finds

LONDON – Men with early prostate cancer who choose to closely monitor their disease are just as likely to survive at least 10 years as those who have surgery or radiation, finds a major study that directly tested and compared these options. 807 more words


My Cancer Journey. Part 3: Pathology Report

Day 11 Saturday

3 days post surgery. Today I awoke with an appetite and a tiny bit of energy, so I made omelettes. I had two bites and couldn’t eat it. 1,021 more words


My Cancer Journey. Part 2: Surgery

This is part two of my cancer journey. Feel free to read Part 1 – Diagnosis and the first week

Day 7 continued

Tomorrow is surgery day. 1,655 more words


Caroline Chung, MD

Occupation: oncologist
BS in Biochemistry, University British Columbia, Vancouver, 1999
MD, University British Columbia, Vancouver, 2003
FRCPC, University British Columbia, Vancouver, 2008
MS, Institute Medical Sci.-U. 185 more words

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Healed by the Great Physician

O Lord my God, I cried out to You,
And You healed me. – Psalm 30:2

The good news came after a very long wait. I am cancer-free! 791 more words