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  • Dr. Laurie Glimcher, set to become the next CEO of Dana-Farber, was chosen as one of two dozen leading cancer researchers to advise Vice President Joe Biden’s cancer moonshot initiative.

Tags: Appointments

  • Dana-Farber nutritionist Stacy Kennedy talks about cancer patients balancing the advantage of taking fish oil with the potential risks.

Tags: Nutrition

  • Dr. Jennifer Ligibel talks about how healthy behaviors may be powerful tools in preventing cancer recurrence.

Tags: BreastCancer

  • Dr. Jeffrey Meyerhardt and Dr. Charles Fuchs accepted a check from the 9-year old son of a Dana-Farber patient who raised money to fund colon cancer research.

Tags: ColonCancer

  • Dr. Mehra Golshan and researcher Shoshana Rosenberg comment on the rise in the number of women who have cancer in just one breast, but choose to have both breasts surgically removed.

Tags: BreastCancer

  • Dr. Wendy Chen comments on research that shows supplements can interfere with cancer drugs, but patients often forget to tell their doctors they're taking them.

Tags: PatientSafety

  • Dr. Eric Winer comments on the efficacy of gene tests for breast cancer patients.

Tags: BreastCancer

  • Dana-Farber has 1,500 pieces of art on its main campus in Boston’s Longwood Medical Area and its satellite sites to help reduce anxiety for patients and their families.

Tags: PatientSupport

  • Dr. Eliezer Van Allen led a study showing why some of the newest cancer therapies don’t work on everyone.

Tags: DrugResistance, Immunotherapy

  • A study led by researchers at Dana-Farber/Boston Children’s Cancer and Blood Disorders Center showed a high-fat diet may increase an individual’s risk for colon cancer.

Tags: ColonCancer, Nutrition

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