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Neuroendocrine Cancer Patient Voice and International Advocate. WEGO Health Patient Leader, Cure Today Contributor, Cancer Campaigner, Featured Blogger (@netcancerblog). Veteran.
On behalf of the European Neuroendocrine Tumor Society (ENETS) and its Scientific Organizing Committee, it is our great pleasure to welcome you to our 15th Annual ENETS Conference, which will be held in Barcelona, Spain, 7 - 9 March 2018. The 3-day…
– Oct 2, 2017, 1:03 PM
In my article ‘Ever wonder what caused your NET', I concluded that currently, the only known scientifically explained causes for NETs were heredity/genetic in nature. This is mostly associated with those who have MEN syndromes (yes, they are…
The potential for blood tests that detect cancer is huge. But what if a test is, in some ways, too good? What if it finds cancers that if left undetected wouldn't cause a person any harm? And what if it's not possible to know for certain which…
– Feb 20, 2018, 11:15 AM
I've posted extensively about this subject on Facebook early last year, focused on the ongoing Neuroendocrine Cancer trial in Uppsala Sweden. I wanted to incorporate this information into a single article ready for future news, whilst at the same…
Days after Thanksgiving, the FDA approved Foundation Medicine's comprehensive genetic test for evaluating cancer. The idea—and practice—of testing tumors for specific DNA or protein abnormalities is not new. Previously, the agency…
Search Videos by Topic or Participant: Insights From: Heloisa P. Soares, MD, UNM Comprehensive Cancer Center; Jonathan R. Strosberg, MD, Moffitt Cancer Center; Timothy J. Hobday, MD, Mayo Clinic College of Medicine and Science Published: Tuesday…
– Mar 6, 2018, 4:01 PM
Half of Britons mistakenly think that stress can cause cancer, even though there is no evidence to support that belief, new findings show. In a survey of the public's knowledge of what does and does not cause cancer, exactly 50% of the…
– Mar 6, 2018, 10:37 AM
or, how we learned to love conferences from afar. The Fear of Missing Out or FOMO is commonly defined as: A pervasive apprehension that others might be having rewarding experiences from which one is absent. A desire to stay continually connected…
– Jan 30, 2018, 4:09 AM
If you want to strike up a friendly conversion with a Brit, ask him or her about the weather – we're really famous for our weather conversations and they normally focus on rain or clouds! However, despite the famous British ‘reserve'…