Entries by Kara Rayburn

Cancer Awareness Calendar 2020

January Cervical Cancer Awareness Month Blood Donor Month February National Cancer Prevention Month Gallbladder and Bile Duct Cancer Awareness Month World Cancer Day (February 4, 2020) National Donor Day (February 14, 2020) Rare Disease Day (February 29, 2020) March Colorectal Cancer Awareness Month International Women’s Day (March 8, 2020) Triple-Negative Breast Cancer Day (March 3, 2020) […]

Fact or Fiction? Lung Cancer Symptoms, Side Effects & Treatment

Fact or Fiction? Lung Cancer Symptoms, Side Effects & Treatment from Patient Empowerment Network on Vimeo. When it comes to lung cancer information you find online, how do you decipher fact from fiction? Dr. Martin Edelman, a renowned lung cancer expert and researcher, shares his insight and expertise on symptoms, side effects and treatments for […]

How Could CLL Treatment Advances Benefit You?

How Could CLL Treatment Advances Benefit You? from Patient Empowerment Network on Vimeo.  Dr. Kerry Rogers reviews recent chronic lymphocytic leukemia (CLL) treatment advances and explains how patients may benefit from evolving research. Dr. Kerry Rogers is a hematologist-oncologist at The James Cancer Hospital and Solove Research Institute. More about Dr. Rogers here. See More […]

The Truth About CLL Symptoms

The Truth About CLL Symptoms from Patient Empowerment Network on Vimeo. When it comes to CLL symptoms, what’s fact and what’s fiction? Dr. Kerry Rogers reviews chronic lymphocytic leukemia (CLL) symptoms and discredits common myths. Dr. Kerry Rogers is a hematologist-oncologist at The James Cancer Hospital and Solove Research Institute. More about Dr. Rogers here. […]

How to Take Control of Your CLL Symptoms

How To Take Control of Your CLL Symptoms from Patient Empowerment Network on Vimeo.  From fatigue to swollen lymph nodes, Dr. Kerry Rogers discusses her approach to managing common chronic lymphocytic leukemia (CLL) symptoms. Dr. Kerry Rogers is a hematologist-oncologist at The James Cancer Hospital and Solove Research Institute. More about Dr. Rogers here. See […]

The Truth About the Causes of CLL

The Truth About the Causes of CLL from Patient Empowerment Network on Vimeo.  What causes chronic lymphocytic leukemia (CLL)? Dr. Kerry Rogers shares facts and addresses common misconceptions about the causes of CLL. Dr. Kerry Rogers is a hematologist-oncologist at The James Cancer Hospital and Solove Research Institute. More about Dr. Rogers here. See More […]

CLL Staging: What Does It Mean for You?

CLL Staging: What Does It Mean for You? from Patient Empowerment Network on Vimeo.  Dr. Kerry Rogers explains chronic lymphocytic leukemia (CLL) staging and how it can impact a patient’s prognosis, treatment options and overall care. Dr. Kerry Rogers is a hematologist-oncologist at The James Cancer Hospital and Solove Research Institute. More about Dr. Rogers […]

Key Signs That It’s Time to Treat Your CLL

Key Signs That It’s Time to Treat Your CLL from Patient Empowerment Network on Vimeo.  Dr. Kerry Rogers defines chronic lymphocytic leukemia (CLL) and reviews key indicators that could signal it’s time for a patient to begin treatment. Dr. Kerry Rogers is a hematologist-oncologist at The James Cancer Hospital and Solove Research Institute. More about […]

How to Make a Treatment Decision

Myeloma Patient Cafe® Myeloma Patient Cafe® – How to Make a Treatment Decision from Patient Empowerment Network on Vimeo. Five myeloma patients from around the country sat down to discuss their disease and how to make the best treatment decision for them. See More From the The Myeloma Patient Cafe® Transcript: Cindy: Hello everyone and […]

The Empowered Myeloma Thriver and Expert Chat

The Empowered Myeloma Thriver and Expert Chat from Patient Empowerment Network on Vimeo.  Dr. Nina Shah, a specialist in multiple myeloma, discusses what newly diagnosed myeloma patients need to know. Dr. Nina Shah is a specialist in blood diseases who focuses on treating multiple myeloma at University of California San Francisco. More about this expert […]

Overall Health and Mindfulness Improves Treatment Response: An Expert Explains

Overall Health and Mindfulness Improves Treatment Response: An Expert Explains from Patient Empowerment Network on Vimeo. Dr. Sangmin Lee shares the benefits of meditation and yoga and explains how mindfulness can affect your overall health. Dr. Sangmin Lee is a hematologist-oncologist specializing in blood disorders and blood cancers at Weill Cornell Medicine and New York […]

Does Cannabis Oil Have a Role in Cancer Treatment?

Does Cannabis Oil Have a Role in Cancer Treatment? from Patient Empowerment Network on Vimeo. Is it just a trend or could cannabis oil truly have a role in cancer care and treatment? Dr. Sangmin Lee share his perspective. Dr. Sangmin Lee is a hematologist-oncologist specializing in blood disorders and blood cancers at Weill Cornell […]

Sugar Feeds Cancer: Fact or Fiction?

Sugar Feeds Cancer: Fact or Fiction? from Patient Empowerment Network on Vimeo. Does sugar feed cancer? Dr. Sangmin Lee addresses the rumored connection between sugar and cancer. Dr. Sangmin Lee is a hematologist-oncologist specializing in blood disorders and blood cancers at Weill Cornell Medicine and New York Presbyterian Hospital. More about Dr. Lee here. See […]

Are Clinical Trial Participants Monitored More Closely?

Are Clinical Trial Participants Monitored More Closely? from Patient Empowerment Network on Vimeo. Dr. Sangmin Lee discusses the monitoring of clinical trial participants and the measures taken for patient safety. Dr. Sangmin Lee is a hematologist-oncologist specializing in blood disorders and blood cancers at Weill Cornell Medicine and New York Presbyterian Hospital. More about Dr. […]

Will Clinical Trials Cost You? The Facts.

Will Clinical Trials Cost You? The Facts. from Patient Empowerment Network on Vimeo. Dr. Sangmin Lee reviews the financial impact associated with clinical trials, including a discussion of what expenses are covered for participants. Dr. Sangmin Lee is a hematologist-oncologist specializing in blood disorders and blood cancers at Weill Cornell Medicine and New York Presbyterian […]