Bob Riter’s Cancer Columns


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New Year’s Wishes

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I like to give myself a magic wand at this time of the year to grant wishes to those affected by cancer. Here are my wishes for 2014.



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Nontraditional Cancer Therapies

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People often fall into two camps regarding the usefulness of nontraditional cancer therapies. Some people are irrationally exuberant in their support of these therapies.



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Postcancer Relationships

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It can be a challenge to begin a new relationship after having had cancer. We usually think about this from the perspective of the person with cancer. What about postcancer relationships?



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The Art and Science of Oncology

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Science is the starting point of cancer care, but there is an art to applying that science to each patient. Oncology Patients don’t always fit into neat little boxes with obvious choices for the best treatment.