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Weekly Round-Up


T for this week’s round-up of the best of the blog posts which I’ve read over the past week. These are the posts that have moved me, taught me something, inspired me, and which I’ve wanted to share with you. Don’t forget if you have written a post which you would like readers to see, just […]

Online care plan for cancer survivors


I have written before about OncoLink, the first online cancer survivorship care plan tool developed by physicians and nurses from Penn’s Abramson Cancer Center.Now today the Lance Armstrong Foundation (LAF) and Penn Medicine… Continue reading

Patients’ fear should be strongly considered when counseling women at high risk for breast cancer


Women at increased risk for breast cancer because of the genetic BRCA mutations are more likely to think a prophylactic mastectomy is the best way to reduce their risk for the disease, compared… Continue reading