Cancer Care: New & Noteworthy

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Transplantation Shown to Be Highly Effective in Treating Severe Combined Immunodeficiency

A study shows that treatment of severe combined immunodeficiency (SCID) with stem cell transplantation is very effective, especially if done early.

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Memorial Sloan Kettering’s Head and Neck Service Celebrates 100 Years

View highlights from the opening ceremony of the Fifth World Congress of the International Federation of Head and Neck Oncologic Societies, which included opening remarks from Bill Clinton and a keynote speech from Michael Douglas.

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Spotlight on Dermatology Nursing

Today, we spotlight our dermatology nurses. Learn more about them.

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Five Questions for Sarcoma and Melanoma Expert Mark Dickson

In this Q&A and video, medical oncologist Mark Dickson discusses his approach to treating sarcoma and melanoma and how he develops individual treatment plans for each patient.

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U.S. News & World Report Names Memorial Sloan Kettering Top Hospital for Cancer Care in the Nation

Memorial Sloan Kettering has ranked as a “best hospital” for cancer care for the past 25 years, according to U.S. News & World Report, and appears at number one on the 2014–15 list.

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Meet Medical Oncologist William Tap

In this Q&A, medical oncologist William Tap describes Memorial Sloan Kettering’s expertise in providing cutting-edge treatment for people with different types of soft tissue sarcoma.

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Memorial Sloan Kettering Transforms Cancer Research and Care Delivery

Memorial Sloan Kettering’s vision is nothing less than to revolutionize the treatment of cancer. Learn about some of the ways we’re doing it.

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Making Informed Decisions about Breast Reconstruction: A Webinar

Register to attend a live webinar on breast reconstruction featuring MSK plastic surgeon Andrea Pusic.

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New Study Links Death from Breast Cancer with Obesity — Here’s How to Stay Healthy

New findings reveal a link between obesity and death from breast cancer. Memorial Sloan Kettering clinical nutritionist Cara Anselmo talks about the issue and offers tips on maintaining a healthy weight when coping with breast cancer.

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Recognizing and Managing Cancer-Related Fatigue

Psychiatrist William Breitbart answers questions about coping with the debilitating exhaustion that can result from cancer treatment.

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