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Acute Promyelocytic Leukemia: Finding Resources and Treatment Options

I selected a video story by a patient from South Carolina to include in this article, for Terry Ikner illustrates a realistic hope and optimism about her treatment and her willingness to participate in a clinical trial. I have also referenced two new articles being published in the journal Blood which illustrate the benefit of advancing treatment through clinical trials for this uncommon form of leukemia...more

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  • Are Sunscreen Labels Accurate?
  • Michael Douglas Fights a Tough Cancer with a Great Attitude
  • Surgical Removal of Non-Cancerous Breast or Ovary Decreases Mortality Rate
  • Does Vitamin D Improve Colorectal Cancer Survival Rates?
  • Acute Promyelocytic Leukemia: Finding Resources and Treatment Options
  • The ABC’s of Clinical Trials
  • Dexter Also Fought Hodgkins Lymphoma
  • An Ovarian Cancer Patient Fights Chronic Pain
  • Obesity Linked to Worse Outcomes in Colon Cancer
  • How Do I Get My Medical Records
  • Eat Better, Move More, and Reduce the Risk of Breast Cancer
  • Should I Travel Far to Get the Best Chemo or Radiation?
  • "Hospice Care" Should Not Be Overlooked
  • Is the Media Just Telling Cancer Patients What They Want to Hear?
  • The Raging Debate on Mammography Guidelines
  • Pancreatic Cancer Needs an Experienced Medical Team
  • What is Radiation Treatment Like?
  • What is Stereotactic Radiation Treatments for Lung Tumors?
  • Acupuncture to Treat Hot Flashes Instead of Drug Therapy?
  • The Day Before Surgery
  • Does Soda Cause Cancer?
  • Study Finds Straight Talk About Dying Improves Patient's Quality of Life
  • Chaz Ebert with Inspriring Advice for Caregivers
  • Tennis Icon Martina Navratilova Confronts Breast Cancer
  • Why Are Biomarkers Important for DCIS Breast Cancer Patients?
  • Genetic Testing May Help Decision to Avoid Breast Cancer Chemotherapy
  • Time-Honored Miracle Drug Now Shows Increase in Breast Cancer Survival Rates
  • The Cancer Prevention Diet
  • Implantable Venous Access Devices for Delivering Chemotherapy
  • Streamline Your Pancreas Cancer Work-Up
  • Laparoscopic Whipple?
  • Study Shows Cancer Patients Greatly Benefit from "End of Life Discussions"
  • Lifestyle Makes a Difference in Combating Depression After Breast Cancer
  • Acupuncture to Relieve Pain and Other Side Effects of Hormone Therapy for Breast Cancer
  • An Important Advance: Avastin (Bevacizumab) for Brain Cancer Treatment
  • Advances in the Treatment of Glioblastoma of the Brain
  • In the Operating Room: Brain Tumor Surgery
  • The Financial Cost of Cancer and Ways to Manage It
  • Study May Help Cool Hot Flashes for Cancer Patients
  • Cancer Can’t Stop the Creation of New Life with 22-year-old Frozen Sperm!
  • It's Time to Quit Smoking!
  • Fertility Preservation: An Issue Less Than Half of Affected Cancer Patients Are Told About
  • Senator John Kerry’s Invaluable Story About His Prostate Cancer Experience
  • Senator Chris Dodd Says His Prostate Cancer Is Manageable
  • Ginger Provides Significant Reduction of Chemotherapy-induced Nausea
  • Ginseng May Help with Cancer-Related Fatigue


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