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In today’s world, more and more professionals are relying on smartphone technology as part of their daily lives. Healthcare providers are no exception, with apps being designed in lieu of cumbersome pocket-guides...

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Across the United States this weekend, Lesbian, Gay, Bisexual, and Transgender (LGBT) communities are celebrating the impact that LGBT people have on the world. Parades and other events from New York to...

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A few weeks ago, at the American Society of Clinical Oncology (ASCO) conference, I walked over to the Bright Pink organization’s booth to introduce myself. In doing so, I met a young...

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Every year, the American Cancer Society (ACS) compiles data from the National Cancer Institute, the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC), and others, to inform the public...

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In March, we blogged about a survivorship event scheduled for April 7th at the Museum of Science and Industry entitled...

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Cristina Thomas (top) with her mentors in the Woodruff Lab, Candace Tingen, PhD, and Min Xu, PhD.

Cristina Thomas is like many young students at Northwestern University. She spends her time studying,...

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The Oncofertility Consortium often uses technical terms when discussing cancer and fertility preservation. In an effort to remove the jargon from reproductive science, Cathryn Smeyers, Program Manager of the Center for...

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A cancer diagnosis often carries a number of legal issues, including insurance coverage, employment and taking time off work, access to health care and government benefits, etc… These legal issues can have a serious...

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Northwestern launches app and micro-website for healthcare providers and patients

By Marla Paul ---Cancer treatment can destroy a patient’s fertility, but not all physicians are familiar with the risks and...