Tag: Cancer

Gum Disease Cancer

Gum Disease May Increase Risk of Cancer

Gum disease may increase risk of esophageal and gastric cancer says latest research  People who have gum disease may have a higher risk of developing some forms of cancer, suggests a letter published in the journal Gut detailing a prospective study. Researchers found that…

massage therapy cancer

AMTA Compiles More Research Validating Massage for Cancer Patients

Recent studies show benefits for easing pain and nausea The American Massage Therapy Association released some recently compiled research on massage therapy for cancer patients that continues to indicate its value for easing pain, reducing nausea, and preventing chemotherapy-induced peripheral neuropathy.  The research also…

Cancer survivor

New Exercise Guidelines Published for Cancer Survivors

Threshold lowered slightly in light of new evidence A recent review of research conducted by an international group of experts led by the University of British Columbia has resulted in the development of new exercise guidelines for cancer survivors. The recommendations published recently in…

Nominate a Warrior Winning Submission

Last month we asked our community to share inspiring stories about the nurse warriors in their life. The were many amazing submissions of breast cancer warriors who have demonstrated valor, inspiration, and positivity. Thank you so much to everyone who entered! We are honored…

Breast Cancer Warriors

Real Stories of Breast Cancer Warriors

We want to honor the breast cancer warriors working in healthcare who have demonstrated valor, inspiration and positivity as they conquer their battle. This month we asked our community to share stories of inspirations about the nurse warriors in their life. Here are just…

Eden Stotsky Nurse with Cancer

How Cancer Inspired This Woman To Become A Nurse

Chamberlain College of Nursing recently asked its Facebook fans why they chose to become a nurse. “Helping others” was a big reason; “Making the world a better place” was another top response. We were amazed, however, at how many nurses heard the calling after…

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