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What To Say to a Cancer Patient

Scooped by the NY Times

Dr. Stan Goldberg is a Professor Emeritus of Communicative Disorders at San Fransisco State University and the author of the recently published book, … 2,945 more words

55

I’m aware the title of this blog post sounds like a future Adele album; but heck I’ve made it to 55. Today is my birthday. What’s more, I know for sure today is my birthday, because Jenny has confirmed it. 745 more words

Brain Tumour

'Huge' Survival Benefit, New Standard of Care in Glioma

Results were released early and are leading to talk about a new standard of care in glioma after an interim analysis showed a “huge difference” in survival between patients who received temozolomide in addition to radiotherapy, compared with those who received radiotherapy alone. 805 more words

SCIENCE

'Huge' Survival Benefit, New Standard of Care in Glioma

Results were released early and are leading to talk about a new standard of care in glioma after an interim analysis showed a “huge difference” in survival between patients who received temozolomide in addition to radiotherapy, compared with those who received radiotherapy alone. 622 more words

ONCOLOGY

PRRT and Chemo combination therapy - on trial

I recently posted an ‘Onc Live’ video series about Neuroendocrine Tumour (NET) treatments and the final episode talked about combination treatments i.e. where more than one treatment is administered simultaneously.   220 more words

Awareness

Yeuch

So to what’s now been named the yeuch. Not a feeling of being really unwell, but rather an intermittent feeling of maybe feeling a bit not right, that gently builds to something more; a lethargy and nausea. 1,479 more words

Brain Tumour

Eye of the tiger

I eat a scone at 10.30 then the time runs away with me, so I forgot to have an early lunch. I’m supposed to take my temozolomide when I get it at around 2.30 at oncology, but now it’s 1.30 and I need 2 hours of empty stomach beforehand. 916 more words

Brain Tumour