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WATCH LIVE: Cancer Blows! Local cancer survivor creates musical fundraiser

It’s the hottest ticket in town… to a sold out concert at Dallas’ Meyerson Symphony Center tomorrow night, where world-renowned musicians will gather on one stage to send the message, … [Read More...]

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The Power of Connection: How Peer Support Can Dramatically Change Your Cancer Experience

When I was 24, I was diagnosed with Chronic Myeloid Leukemia (CML), a rare blood cancer with a median diagnosis age of 65 years old. Every visit to the oncology office reinforced this … [Read More...]

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Study: Heart hospital’s patient information card reduces family members’ anxiety

A waiting room can be a hot house for emotion and anxiety. Family and friends often are worried and feel powerless as their loved ones are undergoing delicate and potentially … [Read More...]

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Medicare coverage of lung cancer screening explained

Lung cancer remains a "stubborn killer" with a low survival rate. But there is new hope for the prospects of combatting the disease thanks to the results of a large, years-long study … [Read More...]

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Spectacular progress combating heart disease, but challenges remain

The progress combating death from heart disease has been nothing short of spectacular. A recent study of heart-disease deaths in the southern U.S. found that the death rate has … [Read More...]

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Heart transplant recipient ‘Jane’ recovering well, issues call for organ donation

"Jane," the Dallas patient whose heart transplant was covered live on social media last week, is recovering well, her doctors report. She was transferred out of the Baylor University … [Read More...]