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I'm Mary Smith, and I'm a healthcare professional
Pfizer had hoped to offer a new treatment option for "chronic myeloid leukemia":http://www.navigatingcancer.com/cancer/leukemia-chronic-my patients, yet researchers determined the results of the ne...
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  • Thu Jan 6, 2011 ·
I'm Mary Smith, and I'm a healthcare professional
We have three talented women as members on our site who collectively wrote a wonderful book about facing adversity. We offered our blog space to introduce the book to our members, as well as to the...
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  • Wed Jan 5, 2011 · Like3
I'm Mary Smith, and I'm a healthcare professional
Researchers reported that adding peginterferon alfa-2a to standard "Gleevec":http://www.navigatingcancer.com/chemotherapy/imatinib therapy for "chronic myeloid leukemia":http://www.navigatingcancer...
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  • Wed Jan 5, 2011 ·
I'm Mary Smith, and I'm a healthcare professional
hey Vinny! What a wonderful gift of time! I'm not personally familiar with any cancer centers in that area, but I'm sure there are several around (via google search) who would welcome your compa...
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  • Fri Jan 7, 2011 ·
Hi, I'm AliQ
Hi, Sally. Were you part of the Dignicap trial? Just had my first chemo last Friday, and I'm concerned that the cold cap won't have worked for me. I do have a wig picked out. How does yours loo...
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  • Tue Apr 5, 2011 · Like5
I'm Mary Smith, and I'm a healthcare professional
A newly developed leukemia vaccine has made it to the 2010 "Top Ten Advances":http://www.hopkinsmedicine.org/news/media/releases/Early_Tests_Show_Vaccine_Appears_to_Mop_Up_Leukemia_Cells listed for...
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  • Mon Jan 3, 2011 ·
I'm Mary Smith, and I'm a healthcare professional
The Leukemia and Lymphoma Society presents interactive webcasts for young adults ages 18 -39 facing cancer. The "Living Life, Managing Cancer" session will be held Wednesday, January 5th, and featu...
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  • Thu Dec 30, 2010 ·
I'm Mary Smith, and I'm a healthcare professional
Are you interested in learning about the latest developments in "Chronic Myeloid Leukemia":http://www.navigatingcancer.com/cancer/leukemia-chronic-my CancerCare provides educational workshops a...
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  • Wed Dec 29, 2010 · Like1
I'm Mary Smith, and I'm a healthcare professional
Fever, chills, sore throat, cough, and nasal congestion can often mean you've caught a cold virus. Yet for those who have been prescribed "Sprycel":http://www.navigatingcancer.com/chemotherapy/dasa...
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  • Tue Dec 28, 2010 ·
I'm Gloria Becker, and I'm a survivor of Colon Cancer
Thank you, Becky! What I have just found out from the recent Dr. Oz colonoscopy is that not all polyps become malignant; therefore, since a gastroenterologist does not know which will become malig...
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  • Mon Jan 3, 2011 · Like2

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