Skin Care Tips for Oncology Patients

Skin Care Tips for Oncology Patients Many cosmetics and skin care products are not suitable for oncology patients during or after their cancer therapies. Skin is an excellent barrier to most substances found in personal care products,...

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The Importance of HPV Testing and Cervical Cancer Prevention

The Importance of HPV Testing and Cervical Cancer Prevention Testing for Human Papilloma Virus (HPV) has been used more frequently over the past decade in helping clinicians decide how to manage abnormal Pap test results. In...

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Tanna Niemeier - How to Be a Warrior

Tanna Niemeier - How to Be a Warrior

How to Be a Warrior As I approach the one-year anniversary of my cancer diagnosis, I remember that night like it was yesterday. I was 29 years old, 27 weeks pregnant with my first child, recovering from a surgery and thinking the...

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Emily Hawkins Survivor Story

Emily Hawkins Survivor Story

Survivor Since: Febuary 2016 Diagnosis: Acute Myeloid Leukemia (AML) Missouri Cancer Care Team: Dr. Mark Tungesvik Amber Taylor Chemotherapy Care Team: Amy Boyle, RN Danielle...

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Tanna Niemeier Survivor Story

Tanna Niemeier Survivor Story

Survivor Since: Febuary 2016 Diagnosis: Burkitt Lymphoma Missouri Cancer Care Team: Dr. Balakrishnan Julie Maledy, RN. Treatment: Chemotherapy Treatment Cancer doesn't care about...

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Pam Schilz's Survivor Story

Pam Schilz's Survivor Story

Survivor Since: April 2008 Diagnosis: Multiple Myeloma Missouri Cancer Care Team: Dr. Ramadoos Christy Phillips, RN. Missouri Cancer Infusion Team: Denise Huff Danielle Kliethermes Erin Korman Mung...

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Shelby Hunter's Survivor Story

Shelby Hunter's Survivor Story

Survivor Since: 2015Diagnosis: Breast CancerMissouri Cancer Care Team: Dr. Joe MuscatoRobin Hubble, R.N. Chemotherapy Care Team: Amy Boyle, RN Danielle Kleithermes, RN Denise Huff, RN Erin Swift,...

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Topics: Survivor Stories, Breast Cancer

Belinda Hunter's Survivor Story

Belinda Hunter's Survivor Story

Survivor Since: February 2010 Diagnosis: Hodgkins Lymphoma Missouri Cancer Care Team: Dr. Mark Tungesvik Amber Taylor Rhonda Henstorf Julie Maledy Treatment: Chemotherapy...

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Topics: Survivor Stories, Hodgkins Lymphoma

Lisa Meyer's Survivor Story

Lisa Meyer's Survivor Story

Survivor Since: October 2009 Diagnosis: Head and Neck Cancer (Adenosquamous Carcinoma) Mo Cancer Care Team: Dr. VellekGay Mattiesen, RNSusan Small, RNDr. BryerDr...

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Jeff Bergman's Survivor Story

Jeff Bergman's Survivor Story

Survivor Since: June 2011 Diagnosis: June 2011,Testicular CancerAugust 2016, Chronic Myelogous Leukemia Mo Cancer Care Team: Dr. David Schlossman (now retired)Dr. Uma RamadossJessica Baker, RNGeorge Rae Treatment...

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Topics: Survivor Stories, Testicular Cancer, Myelocytic Leukemia