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Chemo-Induced Peripheral Neuropathy: Physical Therapy For Treatment

Chemotherapy is a powerful and effective treatment for cancer, but it is not without its risks and side effects.  One side effect of chemotherapy is… Continue Reading

Skin Cancer: Screenings Save Lives

Skin cancer is the most common form of cancer in the United States. More than two million people are diagnosed and over 10,000 people die… Continue Reading

Fighting Cancer Related Fatigue With Exercise

No longer is a cancer diagnosis a time to stop all physical activity and take it easy.  Quite the opposite.  Current research is recommending that… Continue Reading

Combating Effects Of Radiation On the Skin

Cancer. That single word evokes a cascade of understandably fearful and anxious emotions.  It does so many life-altering things to those affected.  It’s natural to focus on… Continue Reading

Local Therapy For Colorectal Liver Metastases

Surgery, radiofrequency and microwave ablation, radioembolization, hepatic artery infusion therapy are some of the options available for metastatic colorectal cancer to the liver. Surgery is… Continue Reading

Cancer-Related Lymphedema Early Detection Is Key

The lymphatic system plays a critical role in the maintenance of fluid balance in the body. It absorbs the fluid that normally collects in the… Continue Reading

What Exactly Is Cancer Rehabilitation?

It has long been understood that medically directed exercise offered by rehabilitation professionals can help greatly after someone has had a stroke, surgery, sports injury, back… Continue Reading

Good News For Prostate Cancer Patients

Prostate gland is a male sexual and urinary organ.  It is strategically located between the bladder and the penis. It also sits right in front… Continue Reading

Stage III Non-Small Cell Lung Cancer

The standard of care for stage III non-small cell lung cancer (NSCLC – locally advanced non-resectable) has been concurrent chemotherapy and radiotherapy. With this combined… Continue Reading

Cancer Related Deconditioning?

Of all cancer treatment complications, one of the most prevalent is cancer related “deconditioning” (loss of physical fitness due to failure to maintain an optimal… Continue Reading

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