Posts in the “Education Education” category:

Extreme Nutrition: Can It Beat Cancer?

Posted by Samantha Powell on November 20th, 2013 |

News Headline:  Extreme Nutrition: Can It Beat Cancer? Date:  11/20/13 Outlet Full Name:  Medscape Author: Laura A. Stokowski, RN, MS http://www.medscape.com/viewarticle/814583 Editor’s Note: In this 2-part series, Medscape looks at diet as an essential therapeutic strategy for cancer patients. Part 1 focuses on the nutritional assessment of cancer patients, foods that help patients cope with side… Read More

ConnTV Dr. Weitz & Dr. Carbone

Posted by Samantha Powell on November 20th, 2013 |

ConnTV: http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=r-U3B2-4Fio&feature=c4-overview&list=UUjYXL0SPaKZJQ6rGJNb02zQ Conn TV, is a nationally syndicated talk program hosted by Conn Jackson. The segment featuring Dr. Carbone and Michael Weitz is scheduled to air tomorrow (11/23) at 11 a.m. EST on several TV stations throughout the Southeast and is also accessible via Conn TV’s YouTube channel. In this interview, both Dr. David Carbone… Read More

Dr. Carbone and Michael Weitz Lung Cancer Awareness Month Interview

Posted by Samantha Powell on November 20th, 2013 |

Conn TV, is a nationally syndicated talk program hosted by Conn Jackson. The segment featuring Dr. Carbone and Michael Weitz is scheduled to air tomorrow (11/23) at 11 a.m. EST on several TV stations throughout the Southeast and is also accessible via Conn TV’s YouTube channel. In this interview, both Dr. David Carbone and Michael… Read More

Yoga Improves Sleep for Cancer Patients

Posted by Samantha Powell on October 5th, 2013 |

News Headline: Yoga Improves Sleep for Cancer Patients Date:  10/5/13 Outlet Full Name: Huffington Post Author Name: Dr. Michael J. Breus http://www.huffingtonpost.com/dr-michael-j-breus/benefits-of-yoga_b_4018214.html New research suggests that regular practice of yoga can lead to significant improvements in sleep for people who have undergone cancer treatment. For patients with cancer, sleep problems are common. Research indicates that people coping… Read More

Understanding the Respiratory System with Lung Cancer

Posted by Samantha Powell on September 25th, 2013 |

News Headline: Understanding the Respiratory System with Lung Cancer Date: 9/25/13 Outlet Full Name: About.com – Lung Cancer Author Name: Lynne Eldridge MD http://lungcancer.about.com/b/2013/09/25/understanding-the-respiratory-system-with-lung-cancer.htm When you’re living with lung cancer you will probably hear many terms – bronchus, bronchi, bronchioles, alveoli, mediastinum, and more. And unless you’ve studied human anatomy, what’s described can be a mystery. At first… Read More

Study: Married People Survive Cancer Longer Than Singles

Posted by Samantha Powell on September 24th, 2013 |

News Headline: Study: Married People Survive Cancer Longer Than Singles Date: 9/24/13 Outlet Full Name: Forbes Author Name: Alice G. Walton http://www.forbes.com/sites/alicegwalton/2013/09/24/the-marriage-health-connection-extends-to-cancer-survival/ Falling in line with previous work, a new study suggests that married people have better odds of surviving cancer than single – or widowed, separated, or divorced – folk. Not only were the… Read More

More than 1,100 have cancer after 9/11

Posted by Samantha Powell on September 11th, 2013 |

News Headline: More than 1,100 have cancer after 9/11 Date: 9/11/13 Outlet Full Name: CNN Author Name: N/A http://www.cnn.com/2013/09/11/health/911-cancer-treatment/?hpt=he_c2 (CNN) — Reggie Hilaire was a rookie cop on September 11, 2001. He worked at ground zero for 11 days beside his colleagues — many of them, including Hilaire, not wearing a mask. He was later assigned… Read More

Hospital adds technology to detect lung cancer early // DOCUMENT // VIDEO

Posted by Samantha Powell on September 11th, 2013 |

News Headline: Hospital adds technology to detect lung cancer early // DOCUMENT // VIDEO Date: 9/11/13 Outlet Full Name: The News Herald Author Name: Jacqueline Bostick http://www.newsherald.com/news/health/hospital-adds-technology-to-detect-lung-cancer-early-document-video-1.201279?page=0 PANAMA CITY — A local hospital now offers patients a new method for lung cancer detection that allows physicians to diagnose lung cancer earlier. At a press conference… Read More

FRONTLINE CANCER: Lung cancer screening guidelines can save lives

Posted by Samantha Powell on August 27th, 2013 |

News Headline: FRONTLINE CANCER: Lung cancer screening guidelines can save lives Date: 8/27/13 Outlet Full Name: La Jolla Light Author Name: Schott M. Lippman http://www.lajollalight.com/2013/08/28/frontline-cancer-lung-cancer-screening-guidelines-can-save-lives/ Lung cancer is the deadliest of all cancers, killing more people than all other cancers combined. Several factors make it so lethal. For one thing, lung cancer is the second… Read More

Acupuncture Reduces Pain in Lung Cancer Patients – New Findings

Posted by Samantha Powell on August 23rd, 2013 |

News Headline: Acupuncture Reduces Pain in Lung Cancer Patients – New Findings Date: 8/23/13 Outlet Full Name: Health CMI Author Name: N/A http://www.healthcmi.com/acupuncturist-news-online/813-lungcancerli4lv3 New research finds acupuncture effective for the treatment of lung cancer symptoms. The focus of the study was the evaluation of acupuncture and its effect on lung cancer related symptoms such as… Read More