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News tagged ‘CopingWithCancer’ clear

  • Lisa Scherber of the Jimmy Fund Clinic discussed the important memories that former Boston Red Sox pitcher Jon Lester created for patients he has met over the years.

Tags: Leukemia, CopingWithCancer

  • Dr. Jeffrey Meyerhardt and Dana-Farber patient Debbie Whitmore talk about Colon cancer.

Tags: ColonCancer, CopingWithCancer

  • Former Boston Mayor Thomas M. Menino has been diagnosed with an advanced form of cancer. He started chemotherapy in early March at Dana-Farber under the care of Dr. Charles Fuchs.

Tags: CopingWithCancer

  • Dr. Alexi Wright led a study that found patients with terminal cancer who fight to the very end, taking debilitating chemotherapy treatments in the last months of life, often end up dying in intensive care.

Tags: chemotherapy, EndOfLife, CopingWithCancer

  • Dr. Joanne Wolfe, director of the Pediatric Advanced Care Team, discussed pediatric palliative care on WBUR's Radio Boston.

Tags: ChildhoodCancer, CopingWithCancer

  • Now that chronically ill children are living longer than ever, how should we care for them? Members of the Pediatric Advanced Care Team of Dana-Farber Cancer Institute and Boston Children’s Hospital are helping patients like 11-year-old Gwen Lorimier. (Full article requires a subscription)

Tags: ChildhoodCancer, CopingWithCancer

  • Former Patriots player and Dana-Farber patient Joe Andruzzi shares his perspective on why it is important to be appreciative on Thanksgiving.

Tags: NewEnglandPatriots, PatientSupport, CopingWithCancer

  • Candace Lowe, administrative director of the Susan F. Smith Center for Women’s Cancers at Dana-Farber, says The Caps for Kids project luckily found it's way to the Institute.

Tags: Partnerships, PatientSupport, CopingWithCancer

  • A study led by Paul Nguyen found one of the secrets of surviving cancer is marriage.

Tags: Survivorship, CopingWithCancer

  • Dr. Deborah Schrag is helping to bring awareness to the rising cost of cancer drugs and treatment. 

Tags: PatientEducation, PatientSupport, CopingWithCancer

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