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A 55-year-old member asked:
Dr. Liawaty Ho
22 years experience Hematology and Oncology
Yes: www.melanoma.org ; www.Melanomafoundation.Org ; www.Societymelanoma.Org ; american cancer society-www.Cancer.Org.
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A 48-year-old member asked:
Dr. Chakshu Gupta
22 years experience Pathology
Closest: Donate to the one most convinient to you; they are all for a good cause.
A 66-year-old male asked:
Dr. Mujjahid Abbas
19 years experience Bariatrics
That's true: It depends on type of cancer, extent of disease, surgical removal of cancer, response to adjunctive treatments like chemotherapy etc and overall healt ... Read More
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A 44-year-old member asked:
Dr. Ed Friedlander
43 years experience Pathology
Not clear-"cut": This is an emotional, politicized issue. Any newborn boy may grow up to be a man who would strongly preferred to have a foreskin, and such men are not ... Read More
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A 27-year-old male asked:
Dr. John Chiu
Dr. John Chiu answered
56 years experience Allergy and Immunology
Good ?: First, there are numerous factors which can lead to cancer with many yet unknown. It took decades before the connection was made between tobacco smoke ... Read More
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A 39-year-old member asked:
Dr. Herbert Duvivier
32 years experience Hematology and Oncology
Excellent question.: Unfortunately i don't have the answer. As an oncologist i believe that mj is beneficial in certain situations and some of my patients utilize the medi ... Read More
A 37-year-old male asked:
Dr. Gerald Mandell
51 years experience Nuclear Medicine
Too many: There are more than 200 different types of cancer. You can develop cancer in any body organ. There are over 60 different organs in the body where a ca ... Read More
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A 53-year-old member asked:
Dr. Carlo Contreras
17 years experience Surgical Oncology
Get help & advice: Helping a loved one deal with a new cancer diagnosis can be difficult. While you are helping out, you need to make sure you aren't neglecting your ow ... Read More
A 23-year-old male asked:
Dr. Elizabeth Wallen
34 years experience Pediatrics
Its complicated.: Cancer is not just one thing. Cancer is hundreds of different diseases. Not just one. We know there are different triggers, different behaviors tha ... Read More
A 41-year-old member asked:
Dr. Donald Higby
51 years experience Medical Oncology
Probably not: Marijuana, hemp, corn silk -- burning them produces carcinogens. Electronic cigarettes may not be carcinogenic, but it's too early to tell. You stil ... Read More
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