When cancer treatment is over, patients are often faced with mixed emotions. Probably the most common fear is that the cancer will come back (a cancer recurrence). Learn about this "new normal." https://buff.ly/2RVUbqb
Feeling fine at 50? Age 50 is the time to start regular colorectal cancer screenings, even if you have no symptoms. Learn about your options this #CancerPrevention Month: https://www.cdc.gov/cancer/colorectal/basic_info/screening/tests.htm
83 y/o male patient was an ex-smoker w/ medical history of #diabetes mellitus, #hypertension & stage 3 chronic renal impairment presented w/ intermittent, variable threshold exertional angina. What is the best next step in the patient's management? https://bit.ly/39G6NHz #ACCEd
Since we treated the world’s first patient with integrated MR guided #RadiationTherapy in 2017, we have investigated new approaches. Our studies today include leading the clinical trial for inoperable #PancreaticCancer. Learn more: http://ow.ly/xJod50ymXXO
Allies wear blue on Friday, March 6, 2020 for the @CCAlliance's #DressInBlueDay http://ccalliance.org
CDC estimates, that between Oct. 1 and Feb. 8, there were at least 26 million illnesses, 250,000 hospitalizations and 14,000 deaths caused by #flu.
Learn more about the burden of flu: https://bit.ly/2AJe9L4
Studies to assess the epidemiology & clinical characteristics of #COVID19 cases in different settings are critical to furthering our understanding of this #coronavirus & associated disease.
WHO Situation Report 16 February 2020 http://bit.ly/2vyWxlv
Talking #TEDMED 2020! https://www.massdigitalhealth.org/news/why-tedmed-chose-boston #makewayforwonder #MassDigitalHealth
83% of Americans with partners agree that if their partner adopted a heart healthy diet, they'd join in. #LoveYourHeart
We asked #CedarsSinai's Dr. Keith Black, chair of #neurosurgery: What struggles did you face in your pursuit of medicine? Find out what he had to say! #BlackHistoryMonth https://ceda.rs/2S7LQzf
There are many types of human #Coronaviruses, including those that cause the common cold. They typically spread from an infected person through the air in tiny droplets produced when #coughing or #sneezing: https://bit.ly/38KzWk5 #InsideMountSinai
New grandparent? Your child care skills are as good as ever, but some guidelines have changed. Get expert advice to keep grandkids safe and healthy. For more healthy action tips, download the Mayo Clinic App. http://mayocl.in/2pjQr4h
Ghana has seen incredible progress in increasing vaccine coverage across its districts.
Thanks to @gavi & partners, more children are receiving the life-saving vaccines they need. #VaccinesWork https://gates.ly/2UL51k9
“There is no evidence to support transmission of #COVID19 associated with imported goods, including food and drugs for humans and pets, and there have been no reported cases of #coronavirus in the U.S. associated with imported goods.” – @SteveFDA
At this time, the FDA continues to review products imported from China and has not determined that additional measures are needed to protect public health. #COVID19
Don't forget our #UrgentCare locations in #Dumbo, #BrooklynHeights, #UWS & #Inwood are open on #PresidentsDay from 9am – 3pm EST. Visit here to find one of our urgent care locations near you: https://bit.ly/2BOtg6u #JustWalkIn #NoAppointment
CAR T cell therapy is a personalized #immunotherapy used to treat some types of blood cancers. Our @wwierda explains how it works. #endcancer
That’s a wrap! Thanks to Drs @AnaBaracCardio and Bonnie Ky for a great #ACCCardioOnc course. Next steps: take lessons learned back to institutions/practices; use #JACCCardioOnc and #ACCCardioOnc Member Section to drive discourse, share research, & build community.
Everyone should get screened for #ColorectalCancer. The only questions are when, using what method, and how often. Visit our website for some quick & easy tools to help you decide when & how your next screening will take place. https://bit.ly/2BgCYxk
Craving #pizza? Make it a heart-healthy version. #HeartMonth
Recipe: Pizza with Arugula, Sautéed Veggies and Goat Cheese
An easy meal or appetizer
What is amyloidosis? @Ron_Witteles closes out #ACCCardioOnc with closer look at clinical presentation, cardiac manifestations, diagnosis/diagnosis challenges, prognosis and new research. More info at #JACCCardioOnc: https://cardiooncology.onlinejacc.org/content/1/1/117
NEW! #Disaster-related exposure assessment & monitoring (DREAM) 4-day training OPEN for registration. State & local public #health workers, learn how to use epidemiologic tools to assess & monitor health effects from hazardous exposures. More: https://bit.ly/37iASfb
Catch @Nightbloo streaming live on #Twitch NOW in support of the #SU2CStreamTeam! Tune in and donate now to help make every cancer patient a long-term survivor: https://www.twitch.tv/nightblue3
#StandUpToCancer #Streamer #Gamer #Gaming #Fundraiser
Dr. Chiara Melloni discusses recent #JACCCardioOnc study showing clinical link between #cardiometabolic disorder and #ProstateCancer therapy: https://cardiooncology.onlinejacc.org/content/1/2/307. #ACCCardionOnc
Get a jump start on your week by writing down your physical activity and meal plans! Getting to and maintaining a healthy weight can help you reduce your risk for #cancer. https://www.cdc.gov/healthyweight/ #SelfCareSunday