The Boot Walk is going virtual! Join us from wherever you are as we give cancer the boot on Saturday, Nov. 7.
Register today: http://mdanderson.org/bootwalk @BootWalk #EndCancer
In its early stages, liver cancer may not have symptoms, but as the cancer grows larger, some common symptoms may be noticeable. Find out what they are, and talk to your doctor if you have any: https://www.cdc.gov/cancer/liver/ #LiverCancerAwarenessMonth
The Genomics Core is seeking a qualified scientist to join their team as a staff scientist. Learn more about the position at: https://bit.ly/34Bls76 #CCRJobs #genomics #genetics
A picture really is worth 1,000 words, especially when you take data and add cloud-based access to analytics tools. Check out #NCICommons’ new cloud repository, the Imaging Data Commons: https://go.usa.gov/x7a4w
@NCIGDC_Updates @genomicscloud @BroadFireCloud @isb_cgc
Dr. Mara Chambers, a medical oncologist at Markey’s Comprehensive Breast Care Center, encourages women in minority groups to get their mammograms – and explains the importance of genetic counseling.
Dr. Mara Chambers on the importance of cancer screening, genetic counseling
In honor of Breast Cancer Awareness Month, we talked to Mara Chambers, MD, a medical oncologist at the Markey Cancer Center’s Comprehensive Brea...
Join us to learn more about the CATCH-UP project, a one-year grant from @theNCI that will help increase underserved community participation in clinical trials. Register here: https://bit.ly/35Pgzqj #YourBestChance
Community Oncologists Take on the Pandemic's Challenges http://ow.ly/XZHn50BoqSt #COVDI19 #medtwitter via @oncologyCOA
More than 800,000 people worldwide will be diagnosed with #livercancer each year. The time to Stand Up is now. This #LiverCancerAwarenessMonth, learn more at http://StandUpToCancer.org. #StandUpToCancer
Did you miss the live discussion Navigating Cancer During a Pandemic? Don't worry, you can catch the replay here - https://youtu.be/sJLk6m_FonY
SAVE THE DATE: Join us Thursday at 7pm ET for a live discussion with Jennifer Ann (The Young & the Breastless) and Eucharia Borden (Cancer Support Community). Presented in partnership with the National Coalition of 100 Black Women, Inc. Metro DC Chapter. https://www.facebook.com/CancerSupportCommunity
Our Denver Walk to End Colon Cancer is this Sunday, November 1, & we want to give a huge shoutout to our sponsors: Rocky Mountain Cancer Centers, @Toyota, @SkyRidgeMed, @RMGASTRO, @uchealth, & SurgOne!
Join us for a @ASPrevOnc webinar & hear @NCIGlobalHealth’s Dr. Satish Gopal, @kalinaduncan & @JohnsHopkinsSPH’s Dr. Anne Rositch present on Advancing the Field of Academic Global #Oncology: Perspectives from U.S. NCI Global Oncology Survey. 11/5 @ 1pm ET. https://go.usa.gov/x7DH4
You can still get a #flu shot - it’s not too late! If you haven’t already, make a plan to get yours today to help you protect yourself and your community. https://www.cdc.gov/cancer/flu/
Reducing Recurrence in High-Risk, Early #BreastCancer http://ow.ly/IzdZ50C4u2p #bcsm #cancer #fridaythoughts
This week is National Health Care Facilities Management Week, and we are so grateful to our facilities team for always making sure our MSK community operates safely and efficiently. RT to thank these dedicated #MSKHealthcareHeroes! #HealthEngWeek @ASHEAHA
#HappyHalloween from Dr. Cooper! Six year old Cooper, a patient in our Burr Proton Center, chose to dress up today as a Mass General Cancer Center doctor because he thought nothing seemed more fitting for this year.
Phase II Study Highlights Value of Cemiplimab in Advanced Cutaneous Squamous Cell Carcinoma http://ow.ly/NCAi50A9uEn #cancer #medtwitter#health
THIS 👇 #CanceBloodCancer
11 years ago today I celebrated halloween with my last chemo treatment. This year I get to celebrate it with my kids, thanks to the amazing nurses, PAs, and Drs @WinshipAtEmory and to the hard work and scientific research supported by @LLSusa. #trustscience
Happy Halloweekend! 🎃
In the 'spirit' of @BritishBakeOff, we're asking you to judge between these spooky bakes by members of #TeamWorldwide. #HappyHalloween #GBBO
Check out the latest work by @HellerLab in @NanoLetters! 🔬
The first nanosensor for enzyme suicide! An important mechanism of many drugs. Thanks, reviewers, for encouraging deep digging into the mechanism! Nice work by @zviyaari figuring it out. And here’s to nano-inspired art! https://buff.ly/3jECB3Z
What You Need to Know About Skin Cancer: Free Health Chart & Self-Exam Tips http://ow.ly/3MS750C6p7V #wellness #cancer #fridaymotivation
Death rates from #BreastCancer have been going down, but the trend has not been equal among all women. How getting the right treatment at the right time can reduce inequities in breast cancer survival: https://blogs.cdc.gov/cancer/2019/10/09/getting-the-right-treatment-at-the-right-time-to-reduce-inequities-in-breast-cancer-survival/ #bcsm
#Ependymomas are tumors that grow in the brain or spine. A new @NIHBrainTumor #clinicaltrial is using the drug marizomib to determine if it can stop tumor growth and control its progression. Learn more about study No. 19-C-0011 at https://bit.ly/2HOr05B #BTSM @NIHClinicalCntr
Thank you @LGCW2020 for the warm welcome! We're looking forward to it! #CancerResearch #GlobalHealth Join us - learn more and register here: https://go.usa.gov/x7WZD
We are very pleased to welcome @NCIGlobalHealth who are hosting 'International Collaboration to Advance Global Cancer Research and Control: The US National Cancer Institute Perspective' at 1:30pm on Friday 20th November. #LondonGlobalCancer
#hematology @NIH_NHLBI seek patients w/ #CCUS. #clinicaltrial investigating the relationship to blood cancers and heart disease. Study trying to discover organs or diseases that may be linked. Patient Recruitment 800-411-1222. Refer to study # 19-H-0139 https://go.usa.gov/xpYyx
We are so grateful for our continued partnership with @Chevrolet and the #IDriveFor campaign that contributes $5 for every tweet/retweet (up to $220K) to the fight against #breastcancer!
Immunotherapy Safe in Urothelial Carcinoma Patients Often Excluded http://ow.ly/XNLR50B633s #bladdercancer #health #medtwitter #fbf via @EngIPM
"When my mom passed 4 years ago from CRC I remember feeling so guilty because her last few days were so draining on me. It took a long time to not feel guilty about those feelings. But it’s normal to feel overwhelmed. So, be kind to yourself." - Dani #Caregiver #CaregiverTips
Learning that you have cancer can be a shock, and you may feel overwhelmed at first. Here are some questions to ask your doctor about your diagnosis: https://www.cancer.gov/about-cancer/diagnosis-staging/questions
We're looking at how we share our ground-breaking research discoveries.
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“If you have a hemorrhoid that doesn’t go away, it may not be a hemorrhoid. Go to a doctor; don’t self-diagnose or wait,” says stage III anal cancer survivor Bibi Phillippou: @VanMorrisMD #CancerMoonshot #HPV #EndCancer
Anal cancer survivor: Go directly to MD Anderson
Anal cancer survivor Bibi Philippou shows no evidence of cancer after treatment with radiation and chemotherapy at MD Anderson. Now she’s partic...
No Increased #SkinCancer Risk with Topical Immunosuppressant Ointments http://ow.ly/UGuC50BonOz #health #medtwitter via @MassGeneralNews
The Important Link Between Kidney Disease and #Cancer http://ow.ly/e27x50C6hnK #medtwitter #healthcare via @DanaFarber
Kidney Retransplantation in Cutaneous Squamous Cell Carcinoma http://ow.ly/yLza50zuyH6 #medtwitter #cancer #thursdaythoughts via @HopkinsMedicine
Thank you @JenBotterill and @Rad85E for supporting us! 💛 We know how much the cancer cause means to both of you.
Watch and vote for Jennifer Botterill and Eric Radford on @CBCbattle as they compete to win the Season 6 championship and a $100,000 donation to support our work!
Our @CBCbattle Season 6 journey continues tonight! We are proud to be skating for the @cancersociety. As a pair we are looking to make a positive impact on people whose lives have been affected cancer one way or another.
At age 27, Charity was diagnosed with stage three inflammatory #BreastCancer. Her story, and what young women should know about breast cancer risk: https://www.cdc.gov/cancer/breast/young_women/bringyourbrave/breast_cancer_young_women/
Need pointers for talking with loved ones about the importance of getting screened?
@NFL player Garrett Dickerson and his dad show us how it’s done. #ItTakesAllOfUs to fight #cancer. Join the fight today: http://cancer.org/crucialcatch #CrucialCatch @senor__nueve
Our Halloween celebrations may look different this year, but they can be just as fun.
Create new memories – and stay safe from COVID-19 -- with these tips from our experts. #COVID19 #Halloween #EndCancer