Clinical Care in the New Home of The James

September 4, 2014 2:25 pm
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In the new home of the James Cancer Hospital and Solove Research Institute, each in-patient unit will treat one type of cancer, and that subspecialized care is of vital importance for cancer patients. “The philosophy at The James is that we have experts who focus on one type of cancer,” says Richard Goldberg, MD, physician-in-chief of The Ohio State University Comprehensive Cancer Center – James Cancer Hospital and Solove...
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Lynch Syndrome: The Cancer Connection Uncovered [INFOGRAPHIC]

September 2, 2014 3:09 pm
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There is no routine cancer, and researchers at the OSUCCC – James discovered just how big of an impact genetic variations can have an individual’s cancer detection, prevention, treatment and cure when they found a direct relationship between the presence of Lynch syndrome and colorectal cancer in patients. This discovery led to a pioneering of screening efforts to increase years of life for those affected with LS. Dollars raised...
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Surgical Oncology in the New Home of The James

August 28, 2014 3:17 pm
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The new home of the James Cancer Hospital and Solove Research Institute – opening in December 2014 – will be the third-largest freestanding cancer hospital in the United States and will contain one of the largest surgical floors in the country. The size of the facility, coupled with the experienced clinical, surgical and support staff, will enable experts at the new James to handle a large volume of surgical...
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8 Things to Do When You Know Someone with Cancer

August 26, 2014 6:54 am
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8 Things to Do When You Know Someone with Cancer

When a friend, loved one or someone close to you is diagnosed with cancer, you may find it difficult to talk to that person. The eight tips below may help you show your support when talking with people who have cancer. 1. Maintain a sense of normalcy. When someone close to you shares that he or she has cancer, your relationship will likely change. However, it is important to...
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