FAQs About Cancer

Cancer Myths in the Latino Community - 3 Myths About Breast Cancer

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GRACE is excited to bring to our Spanish speaking community a new series on Cancer Myths


Our friend and partner, Narjust (N.J.) Duma, MD is a Chief Hematology/Medical Oncology Fellow at Mayo Clinic in Rochester, MN. Dr. Duma is committed to her research and advocacy in diversity and inclusion. She was recognized as the 2018 resident of the year by the National Hispanic Medical Association.

N.J. speaks to cancer myths in the Latino community, and in this video N.J. discusses 3 common myths about breast cancer.  Stay tuned for more great videos!

 

Cancer Myths in the Latino Community - Introduction

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GRACE is excited to bring to our Spanish speaking community a new series on Cancer Myths


Our friend and partner, Narjust (N.J.) Duma, MD is a Chief Hematology/Medical Oncology Fellow at Mayo Clinic in Rochester, MN. Dr. Duma is committed to her research and advocacy in diversity and inclusion. She was recognized as the 2018 resident of the year by the National Hispanic Medical Association.

N.J. speaks to cancer myths in the Latino community, and in this video N.J. introduces her series "Mythbusting for the Latino Community 2019".  Stay tuned for more great videos!

Seminar this Saturday Nov, 10, 2018 Webinar or In Person

Hi Grace Members,

Grace is happy to present in partnership with the Swedish Cancer Institute "Local Therapies for Metastatic Lung Cancer Who, What, Why, When and How?"  this SaturdayNovember 10, 2018 | 10:00 am– 1:00 pm Pacific time.   This seminar will be available at no charge in person and as a live webinar.

Local Therapies for Metastatic Lung Cancer Who, What, Why, When and How?

Hi Grace Members,

Grace is happy to present in partnership with the Swedish Cancer Institute " Local Therapies for Metastatic Lung Cancer Who, What, Why, When and How?"  this Saturday, November 10, 2018 | 10:00 am– 1:00 pm Pacific time.   This seminar will be available at no charge in person and as a live webinar.

Follicular Lymphoma Treatment Decision Making Tool

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Hello Grace Members,

 We are happy to introduce a new partnership with Clinical Care Options to help people better understand treatment options for those just diagnosed with follicular lymphoma.  This is the first of several such tools.  Other cancer decision making tools CCO will produce in the coming year include decision making tools include early breast cancer and NSCLC.

FAQ: Primer on PET Scans

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The following content is offered by the moderators and is adapted from text that appears in several different posts and discussion threads on this topic.

 

PET stands for “positron emission tomography”, and a PET scan is a procedure designed to identify abnormal cellular activity that might indicate cancer. A prominent use for the PET scan (or combination PET/CT) is in achieving accurate staging of cancer.

 

Lung Cancer Video Library 2017-What is the Optimal Follow-up for Patients After Resection of an Early Stage Non-Small Cell Lung Cancer (NSCLC)

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Jack West, MD, President and CEO of GRACE provides updates to our Lung Cancer Video Library. In this recent video, Dr. West discusses optimal follow up for patients after resection of an early-stage non-small cell lung cancer (NSCLC).