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Mass General Cancer Center’s Illuminations Rotating Art Exhibit: An Inspirational Distraction

Mass General Cancer Center’s Inspirational Distraction

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MGH Study Potentially Finds the “Achilles Heel” for Dormant Cancer Cells

MGH Study Potentially Finds the “Achilles Heel” for Dormant Cancer Cells

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Mass General Study Shows Bone Marrow Transplant Recipients Benefit from Palliative Care

The two-year study, the first of its kind, followed 160 patients who underwent HCT for a variety of hematologic malignancies at Mass General.

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Eat Your Way Through the Holidays with Healthy Cancer-Fighting Options

Knowing what to eat and what to avoid can make the holiday season a healthy one for you.

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Mass General: Lung Cancer Screening Saves Lives

According to the American Cancer Society, lung cancer accounts for more deaths than any other cancer — nearly 27 percent. Rates have been declining since […]

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Testing the Future of Cancer Treatment

Every cancer patient is unique, as is their particular type of cancer. Clinicians, researchers and scientists are learning that it’s not necessarily the location of […]

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Mass General Study Finds that Breast Cancer Cells Tend to Change Characteristics

Differences within the molecular structure of breast cancer tumors have puzzled cancer researchers in recent years. A study led by Massachusetts General Hospital, published in […]

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Mass General Cancer Center Social Workers Provide Support for Cancer Patients and Survivors

When a person is first diagnosed with cancer, the oncology team determines the best course of treatment for the physical illness. However, a cancer diagnosis […]

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Mass General Cancer Center to Host Free Cancer Survivorship Conference

A cancer diagnosis is devastating news that affects a patient on many levels — physical, emotional and behavioral — and everyone copes differently. Massachusetts General […]

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A Novel Approach to Treating the Psychological Health of Cancer Patients

When you are diagnosed with cancer, you are likely overwhelmed by uncertainties. Your oncologist has talked to you about the prognosis and has unveiled treatment […]

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In Search of the Holy Grail: Early Detection of Ovarian Cancer

You just don’t feel well. You’re bloated. You feel full shortly after beginning your meal. You’re constipated (or have diarrhea) — which is unusual for […]

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The Nipple Sparing Mastectomy: Promising Safety Results for Improved Aesthetic Outcomes

About one in eight women will be diagnosed with breast cancer in their lifetime. The treatment regimen depends on multiple factors, but many women will […]

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New Guidelines for Hormone Therapy: Is longer better?

 What would you do to increase your chances for surviving breast cancer? For many women, it is not crystal clear. Breast Cancer is complicated. The […]

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Mental Illness and Cancer: How One Affects the Other (Part Two)

There are unique complexities to treating someone with severe mental illnesses (SMI), such as schizophrenia and bipolar disorder. It is even more challenging if that […]

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Mental Illness and Cancer: How One Affects the Other (Part One)

As if it were not challenging enough to have a serious mental illness, or to have cancer; but to have both? It is more common […]

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