Side Effects of Chemotherapy can be Avoided

We know when you kind of run through the gamut there are a lot of side effects that come with it, but now there are new ways to deliver the chemo and radiation more directly to the tumor which really could reduce some of the side effects, is that correct? Sure, so I think that’sRead More Side Effects of Chemotherapy can be Avoided

Cancer Treatment and Radiotherapy Planning – Cancer Research UK

Cancer Treatment and Radiotherapy Planning – Cancer Research UK

Radiotherapy planning will involve you coming for an appointment for a CT scan in the radiotherapy department. The idea behind this is that the doctor needs to work out exactly where needs to be treated and where we need to avoid so that scan starts us off on that process. For the CT scan mostRead More Cancer Treatment and Radiotherapy Planning – Cancer Research UK

Inspirational Vlogger Redefines Beauty

Inspirational Vlogger Redefines Beauty

AIRAM QUIROA: She inspires me, because I love that she’s chasing her dreams. COMM: Makeup artist and Zumba instructor Marimar was born with Cystic Hygroma, a congenital malformation. She uses sign language to communicate. AIRAM QUIROA: It’s not easy having the condition she has. Everybody is looking at you, everybody is staring at you. AndRead More Inspirational Vlogger Redefines Beauty

How to Face Cancer: Chemotherapy | I’m Cancer Survivor (2019)

How to Face Cancer: Chemotherapy |  I’m Cancer Survivor (2019)

Hello, Good Morning, Assalamualaikum My name Sanya And I’m Cancer Survivor of Non Hodgkin Lymphoma I’m here wanna give enthuasiasm and share my knowledges to deal with a disease that many people says “MOMOK” (Indonesian) a deadly terrible disease all diseases have a cure, insha Allah Come follow my life trip Hopefully it can provideRead More How to Face Cancer: Chemotherapy | I’m Cancer Survivor (2019)

Ovarian Cancer Tumor-Stroma Proportion and Resistance to Platinum Chemotherapy

Ovarian Cancer Tumor-Stroma Proportion and Resistance to Platinum Chemotherapy

>>You’re publishing a paper in JAMA Oncology about ovarian cancer and chemotherapy. So tell us about this paper.>>This was a very exciting study, although it was very small, only in 24 patients. But the investigators question whether the tumor-stroma proportion could predict those patients who didn’t respond to chemotherapy. So they divided the patients upRead More Ovarian Cancer Tumor-Stroma Proportion and Resistance to Platinum Chemotherapy

The Cell Cycle (and cancer) [Updated]

The Cell Cycle (and cancer) [Updated]

Captions are on! Click CC at bottom right to turn off. You can find us on Twitter (@AmoebaSisters) and Facebook! Have you ever been sitting in class and thought to yourself, “I wonder what my skin cells are doing right now at this very moment?” This kind of pondering may be unique to me…maybe…but wouldn’tRead More The Cell Cycle (and cancer) [Updated]

(OLD VIDEO) The Cell Cycle and Cancer

(OLD VIDEO) The Cell Cycle and Cancer

Captioning is on! Please click the CC button at the bottom right to turn off. Follow the amoebas on Twitter (@amoebasisters) and on Facebook. Today’s topic is the cell cycle and mitosis. But before we get into the cell cycle and mitosis, we want to be sure to talk about why these words are importantRead More (OLD VIDEO) The Cell Cycle and Cancer

Meet Joel, taking it one day at a time | My Last Days

Meet Joel, taking it one day at a time | My Last Days

-Nothing quite puts things into perspective like a day like today. It’s always that last MRI before Christmas, for whatever reason, that we get terrible news. But it would be amazing to be able to catch our breaths, to just not be always looking over your shoulder about what’s coming next for your son andRead More Meet Joel, taking it one day at a time | My Last Days

#TomorrowsDiscoveries: Chemotherapy-Resistant Breast Cancer Stem Cells – Dr. Gregg Semenza

#TomorrowsDiscoveries: Chemotherapy-Resistant Breast Cancer Stem Cells – Dr. Gregg Semenza

[ Music ]>>Hi, I’m Gregg Semenza. I’m the Director of the Vascular program in the Johns Hopkins Institute for Cell Engineering. My laboratory is working to develop new strategies to treat women with breast cancer who require chemotherapy. Within a breast cancer, a small population of cancer stem cells controls tumor growth and metastasis. TheseRead More #TomorrowsDiscoveries: Chemotherapy-Resistant Breast Cancer Stem Cells – Dr. Gregg Semenza

How Does Chemotherapy Treat Breast Cancer?

How Does Chemotherapy Treat Breast Cancer?

It’s October, aka breast cancer awareness month. There’s so much pink stuff everywhere that no doubt by now you are aware: breast cancer exists. But that doesn’t tell us about what to actually expect when someone we love receives what can be a very frightening diagnosis. Breast cancer is the second most commonly diagnosed cancerRead More How Does Chemotherapy Treat Breast Cancer?