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The great debate - systemic treatment for stage 3 melanoma

I now had a very big decision weighing on my shoulders.  I was not qualified for any trial that I knew of, so I was now responsible to choose my next steps in therapy. 480 more words

Cancer

New draft Australian guidelines (on screening and expectant management)

A group of Australian experts has just released new draft guidance on prostate cancer screening and the role of expectant management (active surveillance and/or watchful waiting) in the management of prostate cancer. 660 more words

Management

The Gift of Being Present

We hear a lot about this these days, right? Be present. Live in the now. Don’t stress over past regrets or future worries. Well, let me tell you, that’s a challenge when you’re wondering if you’re going to need chemotherapy next month. 689 more words

Cancer Challenges

Prostate Cancer: A New Test To Determine if Watchful Waiting is Appropriate

Prostate cancer affects 1 in 6 American men and causes over 25,000 deaths per year, making prostate cancer the second most common cause of death due to cancer in men (first is lung cancer). 346 more words

Prostate Cancer

If I only had a penis

From my other blog http://www.mirandagargasz.wordpress.com

It’s true.  Anyone who knows me would say that I hate being female.  Granted, I am a tomboy and always have been.  1,096 more words

Weight Loss

If I only had a penis....

It’s true.  Anyone who knows me would say that I hate being female.  Granted, I am a tomboy and always have been.  It’s not the clothes I hate or the makeup.  1,085 more words

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