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Resources

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Verdi Oncology, Inc. Launches Verdi Cancer and Research Center of Texas

NASHVILLE, Tenn., Aug. 6, 2019 — Verdi Oncology, Inc., an oncology practice and clinical research management company, announced today it has launched Verdi Cancer and Research Center of Texas. The center, led by Dr. Jivesh Sharma and Dr. Amy Cripps, will provide high-quality…

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Study Shows Whole Grains Can Reduce the Risk of Liver Cancer

Liver Cancer Liver cancer comes in many different forms, the most common being hepatocellular carcinoma. In this type, two things can happen: A single tumor may grow in the liver and increase in size over time, or small tumors may…

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How Do Clinical Trials Work?

You’ve probably heard the term “clinical trial” before, but you may not know exactly what it is or if it is an option for you. Clinical research is a type of medical research aimed at helping people who have been…

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Physical Therapy and Cancer Recovery

Physical therapy can improve your overall health while recovering from cancer. It offers important benefits for patients who experience difficulties that result from cancer-related treatments. Additionally, it helps to ease the emotional turmoil caused by the inevitable waves of fear…

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You Got a Cancer Diagnosis…Now What?

“Cancer.” It’s the word we hope we’ll never hear our doctor say. But, if this is your new reality, know that there are many things that you can do to not only better cope with your diagnosis, but aid in…

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Living With Cancer Pt 2

Living with Cancer: Emotional Health   If you’re feeling a wide range of emotions after receiving a cancer diagnosis, you’re definitely not alone. There are mental highs and lows that come alongside every aspect of your treatment, and so being…

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Living With Cancer Pt 1

Living with Cancer: Physical Health In addition to maintaining your mental and emotional health after receiving a cancer diagnosis [link to Emotional Health post], you will also want to maintain a healthy physical lifestyle. Depending on your specific situation, this…

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Cancer Remission

It’s the word that every person who is battling cancer wants to hear their doctor say — remission. But what does remission mean? Are you cured? Could the cancer still come back? Let’s walk step-by-step through these questions and unpack…

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7 Warning Signs of Cancer

Certain symptoms can signal disease, illness, or injury. Early stage cancer symptoms can include fever, abnormal lung sounds, or rapid breathing. Symptoms of this nature can be felt by the person experiencing them while being noticable to health care professionals…

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Cancer Support Groups

If you or someone you know has recently been diagnosed with cancer, you may find joining a cancer support group to be beneficial for your journey. Support groups are designed to connect you with others who are dealing with similar…

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