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Targeted Therapy For Renal Cell Cancer

Renal cell cancer was never responsive to chemotherapy and the survival rate for metastatic disease was very low in the 90’s – interleukin-2 had few… Continue Reading

Pain After Breast Surgery? Rehab Can Help

Breast surgery is a lifesaving treatment for many women diagnosed with breast cancer.  If you and your cancer team have determined that breast surgery will… Continue Reading

Pulmonary Toxicity From Check Point Inhibitors

With the increasing use of check point inhibitors to treat a variety of cancers, close attention needs to be placed in recognizing adverse events from… Continue Reading

Breast Cancer Surgery and Shoulder Pain

Are you experiencing shoulder pain after breast cancer surgery? Breast cancer is the most common type of cancer in women living in the US, making… Continue Reading

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

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