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The Benefits of Community-Based Clinical Trials

Approximately 10 million people died of cancer worldwide in 2021, with 600,000 deaths occurring in the United States. More research on cancer tumors needs to be done to reduce the number of people diagnosed with cancer. Additionally, patients must be…

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Why Is Chronic Care Management Important to Community Oncology?

A well-organized chronic care management program has become necessary for helping patients achieve better outcomes with their oncology care. Our care management models are ideal for keeping patients as active and stress-free as possible while expediting services and enhancing efficiency…

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Genomics Research and the Future of Cancer Prevention

Genomics and genetic cancer research are advancing quickly and helping researchers improve their understanding of cancer. The valuable data can help identify individual risks, which can help guide prevention efforts. Cancer genomics research also changes how cancer patients are treated…

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The Importance of Breast Cancer Early Detection

Did you know 1-in-8 women will be diagnosed with breast cancer in their lifetime? This unsettling statistic reveals why early detection is so important. Women need to be proactive about minimizing their level of risk by undergoing routine exams to…

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COVID-19’s Impact on the Evolving Role of Telehealth in Oncology Care

There has been significant growth in telemedicine throughout the Covid-19 pandemic. During the pandemic’s peak, telehealth statistics show that 69 percent of all doctor-patient visits were conducted by telehealth. Because those visits proved successful, personalized care quickly shifted from in-person…

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Advancing Hematology Research for Blood Cancer Awareness

September is National Blood Cancer Awareness Month. At Horizon Oncology, we’re committed to drawing awareness about cancer and the research and innovation helping to treat patients today. Hematology Is an Essential Science A hematologist studies blood and blood disorders, including…

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