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Dr. Myron Arlen
63 years experience in Surgical Oncology
Defining genes: In order to understand tumor behavior the molecular biologist looks at viable tumor cells with regard to the DNA, oncogene mutations and the nature of ... Read More

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A 50-year-old member asked:
Dr. Shyamali Singhal
23 years experience in General Surgery
Oncology scholarship: From an md degree, residency in im then fellowship in heme/onc. From a phd there are post docs in cancer biology and related fields. In addition, th ... Read More
A 52-year-old member asked:
Dr. Heidi Fowler
24 years experience in Psychiatry
You would need to: go to nursing school first. You might receive best input from a nursing site.
A 23-year-old female asked:
Dr. Ankush Bansal
16 years experience in Internal Medicine
That is the job: If you are a physician trained in oncology, then you are an oncologist - you treat cancer patients. What other job are you looking for? You can work i ... Read More
A 39-year-old member asked:
Dr. Michael H. T. Sia
30 years experience in Pediatrics
See below: Most of the major pediatric-children's medical centers across the country have resources regarding pediatric oncology.
A 42-year-old member asked:
Dr. David Sneid
40 years experience in Endocrinology
Avoid: Estratest (esterified estrogens and methylestosterone) is a pill with estrogen and testosterone combined. The testosterone (male hormone) doses are g ... Read More
A 52-year-old member asked:
Dr. Jerome Zacks
50 years experience in Cardiology
Too many facts.: If one is interested in facts concerning a specific type of cardiomyopathy, it's helpful to specify the underlying cause. There are many. Perhaps th ... Read More
A 56-year-old member asked:
Dr. Heidi Fowler
24 years experience in Psychiatry
Acai: The acai berry is a fruit from acai trees in brazii. The acai berry contains antioxidants which are purported to reduce free radical formation & to ... Read More
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A 50-year-old member asked:
Dr. Danielle Jones
7 years experience in Obstetrics and Gynecology
Get Them: Vaccines are one of the most researched areas of healthcare and time and again have been shown to be safe. The benefits of vaccines greatly exceed the ... Read More
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A 49-year-old female asked:
Dr. Romeo Mandanas
37 years experience in Hematology and Oncology
Myeloma Foundation: Check out the international myeloma foundation web site: <a href="<a href="http://myeloma.Org/main.Action" rel="nofollow" target="_blank">http://myel ... Read More
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A 38-year-old member asked:
Dr. ARMAN Askari
23 years experience in Cardiology
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A 39-year-old member asked:
Dr. Scott Diede
28 years experience in Pediatric Hematology and Oncology
Careers in Peds Onc: Treating children with cancer is a team effort. This team includes doctors, physician assistants, nurse practitioners, pharmacists, nurses, social wo ... Read More
A 49-year-old member asked:
Dr. Ed Friedlander
43 years experience in Pathology
Be careful: As for all other "alternative / complementary" remedies for a disease that is certain to kill you unless you also accept evidence-based treatment (che ... Read More
A 42-year-old member asked:
Dr. Heidi Fowler
24 years experience in Psychiatry
Risks: It carries more risks than hospital based births if there are maternal or fetal complications.
A 56-year-old member asked:
Dr. John Cheng
25 years experience in Family Medicine
It depends on you: Things to consider..Is this for a one time consult or are you looking to develop a long term relationship? What is your age relative to the doctors?
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A 37-year-old member asked:
Dr. Edward Kuhnley
44 years experience in Child Psychiatry
FDA: The food and drug administration (fda) provides rules and regulations regarding labeling. Various corporations and agencies (food label consultants, ... Read More
A 47-year-old member asked:
Dr. Marie Trenga
35 years experience in Family Medicine
Autism : Autism , is a condition that children are born with . There are three major areas of impairment.:communication, social interaction and repetitive beha ... Read More
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Dr. Liesa Harte
28 years experience in Family Medicine
Good point: I love how thorough the planning has been for this site. I bet that has been worked out.
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A 23-year-old male asked:
Dr. Lynne Weixel
35 years experience in Clinical Psychology
A 1st step: We don't start learning at this advanced stage of specificity - but for following an interest you could read this paper. To go deeper, always use the ... Read More
A 56-year-old member asked:
Dr. Mahmoud Shoib
12 years experience in Internal Medicine
Common: 1- its very common, lots of people carry it in their nostrils and they are not aware of it 2 - its resistant to many antibiotics that we use daily, a ... Read More
A 54-year-old member asked:
Dr. Heidi Fowler
24 years experience in Psychiatry
Mayo Clinic: I find the information thorough, understandable and spot on.
A 54-year-old member asked:
Dr. Miroslava Fox
14 years experience in Clinical Psychology
Online search?: Have you tried on-line search engine to find that info? Good luck!
A 56-year-old member asked:
Dr. Heidi Fowler
24 years experience in Psychiatry
Telemedicine.: Is this for a school assignment ? Check: http://www.Telemedicineequipment.Com/articles/mobile-health-history.Html. It would be easiest to look up th ... Read More
A 20-year-old male asked:
Dr. James Ferguson
45 years experience in Pediatrics
Using this site: To get the most from this site you need to provide basic background on your issue and ask a clear related question. Just raising an issue, with no cle ... Read More

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