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August 1, 2023

Sarcoma: Know the signs and symptoms

While it is considered a rarer cancer diagnosis, the American Cancer Society says that sarcoma still impacts over 13,400 individuals each year across the United States.
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Doctor inspecting female patient for lung cancer
May 3, 2022

What Women Should Know About Lung Cancer

Lung cancer is a leading cause of cancer death among men and women in the United States and is among the most common cancers worldwide. However, there are some important differences in the types, causes, affects, and outcomes of lung cancer for women.
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Karen Waldrop
September 13, 2021

UAB Nurse Navigators Guide Patients with Cancer through Challenging Journey

A cancer diagnosis can bring fear, anxiety, and sometimes confusion. Patients need information they can trust to make important decisions […]
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March 8, 2018

A one-stop shop for colorectal cancer care

People suffering from colorectal cancer now have a new, less stressful way to receive treatment thanks to UAB Medicine. The University of Alabama at […]
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