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BY Cynthia DeMarco

With infection rates on the rise around the world and cooler temperatures driving people back indoors, we’re seeing the start of a fall and possibly winter surge in coronavirus (COVID-19) cases.

What does this mean for cancer patients and their caregivers? How can you prepare and protect yourself and your loved ones from COVID-19 over the next few weeks and months?

We spoke with our infectious diseases and infection control...

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BY Cynthia DeMarco

Got plans for a big Thanksgiving Day celebration? Not so fast.

Before you send out those feast invitations or make those travel arrangements...

BY Cynthia DeMarco

If you’ve caught and recovered from the coronavirus (COVID-19), you might be wondering what that means. Are you immune to the virus now? Can...

BY Cynthia DeMarco

Whether you’re itching to take a vacation, wanting to visit extended family and friends for the holidays, or needing to travel for cancer treatment, work, or even a wedding, you may be wondering: is it safe to travel this fall and winter during the coronavirus (COVID-19) pandemic?

How do you balance the very real desire to relieve quarantine fatigue with the risks of travel during a global health crisis? And, if you must travel...

Medical face mask on festive holiday background

BY Cynthia DeMarco

Weight loss is a common side effect of some cancer treatments. But sometimes, the opposite happens — and patients end up packing on the pounds...

BY Cynthia DeMarco

Studies show that wearing a mask properly and consistently practicing good social distancing can significantly reduce the spread of the coronavirus...

BY Cynthia DeMarco

Self-diagnosis has never been an exact science. But with the coronavirus (COVID-19) now added to the mix, figuring out what those sniffles...

BY Cynthia DeMarco

Fall is here, and that’s got many people thinking about Halloween and other autumn activities. But as the coronavirus (COVID-19) pandemic...

BY Cynthia DeMarco

With the Food and Drug Administration recently issuing emergency use authorization for a new method of saliva sample processing, you may be...

BY Cynthia DeMarco

Another flu season is right around the corner. And this year, we’re expecting to face it in the midst of a coronavirus (COVID-19) pandemic...