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I wish u knew… Dr. Charles Simone

Posted February 15th, 2013

I first met Dr. Charles Simone a few years ago in a basement bar. Back then, he was introduced to me as “Chuck.” Actually, my mother gestured toward him and asked emphatically, “Do you know Chuck?” The stress on his name made me feel like I should know him, but I didn’t. He was friendly–friendly […]


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I wish u knew… Skin cancer 101

Posted January 28th, 2013

Dr. Miller discusses the need to change the perception that having tan skin makes you look healthy and the need for public health to address skin cancer.


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I wish u knew… The “C” word – why it’s so scary and how can you cope?

Posted January 24th, 2013

Radiation Oncologist and cancer survivor, Keith Cengel, MD, discusses why cancer instills such fear and how he encourages survivors to cope with the fear of recurrence.


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I wish u knew…Cancer Research & Genetics

Posted January 21st, 2013

Dr. Peter O’Dwyer is a dapper Dubliner who talks a straight game. He didn’t skip a beat when I asked him to share what he wishes people knew more about.