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Labs might've been on #lockdown for months, but that doesn’t mean our scientists haven’t been busy. Many have used the opportunity to analyse results from experiments & publish their findings to help further our progress towards starting new #cancer cures.
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Step 1: Demonize the mainstream tests that accurately tell you that you don’t have Lyme

Step 2: Make the diagnosis using magic

Step 3: Sting yourself with bees

Yes, chronic #Lyme is quite the dangerous cult

Sun protection isn’t just for the summer! Don’t forget sunscreen with SPF 15 or higher before you head out this weekend. Wear it year-round and for every outdoor activity you do: https://www.cdc.gov/cancer/skin/basic_info/sun-safety.htm

"Decades of systemic racism & the structures developed under it continue to limit the ability of Americans to benefit equally from cancer advances..." View the full cancer disparities report by @AACR via @axios here: http://bit.ly/axios-report-cancer-deathrates

Pap test, HPV test, or both? Talk to your doctor about which cervical cancer screening is best for you: https://www.cdc.gov/cancer/cervical/basic_info/screening.htm #gyncsm #GynecologicCancerAwarenessMonth

Learn how blood donations help our cancer patients receive the life-saving treatments they need, and schedule an appointment today: https://bit.ly/2YjmPDF #EndCancer

“To be partnered with a hospital like MD Anderson who is continually fighting cancer … is something that I’m personally proud to be a part of,” says Houston Dynamo defender @ZarekValentin. @HoustonDynamo #HoldItDown #EndCancer

The final #SurvivorSaturday of #ChildhoodCancerAwarenessMonth is very special because it's one of our own! Lauren Peyton was treated at #MSKKids, our pediatric program, for Hodgkin's lymphoma when she was 14 and is now a nurse at #MSKMonmouth. #MSKHealthcareHeroes

How do you build trust in #cancer care ? Read @BrianBolwellMD's thoughts on developing trust within oncology teams: http://ow.ly/QhII50BABRM #SoMeDocs #medtwitter #healthcare #saturdaythoughts

#BloodCancerAwarenessMonth Update: Experimental Drug Could Change Treatment for Rare Blood Disorder http://ow.ly/CwrR50BmtX7 #cancer #medtwitter

“I do feel, very much, that MD Anderson has my best interest at heart,” says Sally Filler.

She shares her story of participating in a breast cancer clinical trial during the COVID-19 pandemic. #COVID19 #EndCancer

Show your support of The Leukemia & Lymphoma Society in our new 2-ply reusable sewn fabric face mask. 60% of proceeds benefit LLS. 🛒 Shop now >> https://bit.ly/3335oKH

.@SusanneArnoldMD was awarded a University Research Professorship. This honor recognizes outstanding research achievements within the university's colleges. Dr. Arnold has led and developed numerous investigator initiated clinical trials at Markey over the years. Congratulations!

Don’t let your sun safety habits fall away in cooler seasons! Make sun protection a year-round healthy routine. 5 simple steps to protect your skin every day and all year: https://blogs.cdc.gov/cancer/2018/05/08/5-simple-sun-safety-strategies/

New study from Finland replicates what scientists in other countries have consistently found over 3 decades: at least half of the people who believe they have #Lyme disease do not https://www.sciencedirect.com/science/article/abs/pii/S1198743X20305747

“Cancer blindsided me like a hard hit playing football, but I refused to let cancer win.” Kyle was a very active football star at his high school when he was diagnosed with Hodgkin’s #lymphoma. Read his inspirational story here >> https://bit.ly/3ct1k9A #CancelBloodCancer

Opportunities & Challenges in Digital Health Applications for Oncology http://ow.ly/xySK50Bb5ll #informatics #technology #telehealth #cancer via @PennMedicine

Happy #HispanicHeritageMonth! 🎉We launched Spanish-language channels on #Facebook and #Instagram – links below. Follow #UnidosContraElCancer for content en español to inform, support, & inspire the Spanish-speaking #StandUpToCancer community. Give us a follow & come say hola. 👋

The most common gynecologic cancer is uterine cancer – but there are things you can do to lower your risk. Learn more this #GynecologicCancerAwarenessMonth: https://www.cdc.gov/cancer/uterine/basic_info/prevention.htm #gyncsm

Adjuvant Osimertinib Delays Recurrence in Localized Non-small Cell #LungCancer http://ow.ly/jLVc50zUy3Z #cancer #medtwitter #cancertreatment via @YaleCancer

Register now for the Enhancers, Gene Regulation and Genome Organization #meeting by clicking here: https://bit.ly/2RRMlfR Meeting sessions will include: enhancer #genetics, enhancers in development, enhancer #biophysics, enhancer in disease and enhancers and #ncRNA. #enhancers

Read Dr. Paul Pearlman's commentary,“ The Promise of Smartphone Enabled Teleconsultation for #Global #CancerPrevention," in @ASCO_pubs JCO Global Oncology. #EarlyDetection #LMICs. https://bit.ly/3cw3kO9

September is #ThyroidCancerAwarenessMonth, and we Stand Up for all patients diagnosed with this disease. Share your story below if you know someone with this cancer. #StandUpToCancer

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