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Doctors Propose New Cancer Definition to Avoid Unnecessary Treatments

Medical oncologist Larry Norton commented on recommendations from a working group of the National Cancer Institute that suggested changing the definit...

  • Thursday, August 15, 2013
  • PBS NewsHour

Hold the Salmon: Omega-3 Fatty Acids Linked to Higher Risk of Cancer

Epidemiologist Andrew Vickers commented on a study that linked omega-3 fatty acids to an elevated risk of prostate cancer....

  • Thursday, August 15, 2013
  • Time

How to Get Healthy after the Cancer Treatments Are Done

Primary care physician Kevin Oeffinger discussed the need for cancer patients to receive guidance and continual follow-up care after their treatment i...

  • Thursday, August 15, 2013
  • Washington Post

Low-Dose CT Scans Urged to Detect Lung Cancer in Current, Former Heavy Smokers

Thoracic surgeon Nabil Rizk commented on draft recommendations from the US Preventive Services Task Force on screening for lung cancer....

  • Thursday, August 15, 2013
  • New York Daily News

Many Pediatricians Still Not Using Interpreters

Internist Lisa Diamond commented on a study that found that close to half of pediatricians do not use a professional interpreter when seeing patients ...

  • Thursday, August 15, 2013
  • Reuters

Memorial Sloan Kettering Ranked No. 2 Cancer Hospital by U.S. News & World Report

Memorial Sloan Kettering was ranked the No. 2 hospital for cancer care in U.S. News & World Report’s 2013–14 Best Hospitals issue....

  • Thursday, August 15, 2013
  • US News & World Report

Pediatric Melanoma Difficult to Diagnose and on the Rise

Dermatologist Ashfaq Marghoob discussed the rising rate of cases of pediatric melanoma....

  • Thursday, August 15, 2013

“Jeopardy!” Champ “Watson” Now in Training to Fight Cancer

Thoracic oncologist Mark Kris and Carol Jaxel, one of Dr. Kris’s patients, were interviewed about the benefits the IBM Watson system can bring to ca...

  • Thursday, August 15, 2013
  • CBS This Morning

Device Helps to Avoid Leaving Cancer Behind

Breast surgeon Monica Morrow discussed a new device that uses radio-frequency energy to test just-removed tissue for cancer during surgery....

  • Wednesday, August 14, 2013
  • The Wall Street Journal

Gut Bacteria We Pick Up As Kids Stick with Us for Decades

Infectious diseases physician Eric Pamer commented on an analysis that found that there was little variation in the bacteria in the digestive systems ...

  • Wednesday, August 14, 2013
  • NPR