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Cancer survivorship issues before, during and after treatment.
Conquest - Fall 2013
In 1889, Stephen Paget, an English surgeon and pathologist, hypothesized that metastasis (the spread of cancer) did not occur randomly. It took nearly a century before Isaiah Fidler came along to prove him right.
Other feature articles:
- Preparing for health care reform
- Creating an umbrella of care
- Brain waves, eating habits and lipids
- The GSBS story: 50th anniversary
- Epigenetics, path to new therapies
Focused on Health - March 2014
Tips to Prevent Cancer
Learn the cancer symptoms you shouldn't ignore.
Network - Winter 2013
Trends in obesity and its effects on health spurred the creation of these monthly challenges.
Other feature stories:
- Head and neck cancer survivor stays positive
- Focus on the dangers of sepsis
- Research briefs
- 'A clinical instinct:' Hospitalists improve care for acutely ill patients
- Telephone support line needs your help
Promise - Summer 2012
AT&T's $1 million contribution seeds a new MD Anderson telesurgery program. It will help close the distance between patients in rural, underserved areas and the institution's surgical oncology experts.
- Making great strides
- Donors pony up support for MD Anderson
- Dallas event serves a second helping
- Taking a shot at cancer
- Hope is in the bank
- Attitude is everything
- The right thing to do
- Survivors Say
CancerWise, the MD Anderson blog, offers current information and commentary from staff and faculty bloggers on cancer treatment, prevention, and research. Through CancerWise, readers can react through comments and MD Anderson can listen to and connect directly with the public.
Annual Report 2012-2013
With "Open minds, new frontiers", MD Anderson is making changes and discoveries to end cancer:
- Track the journey, lower the risk
- Seminal discoveries, seismic changes
- Treat the immune system, attack the cancer
- Enhance patient experience, build networks