OncoLink 20th Anniversary

Happy Birthday OncoLink!

Posted January 21st, 2014

As we celebrate our 20th anniversary (how many websites can say that?), let’s look back at how far we’ve come!


The Dreaded Mammogram Call Back

Posted October 7th, 2013

I started breast cancer awareness month getting my annual mammogram. Everything went smoothly until I got the call every woman dreads – the dreaded mammogram call back.


OncoLink’s New Look

Posted September 5th, 2013

OncoLink has been completely redesigned using responsive design technology.


New Survivorship Clinic Resource

Posted October 12th, 2012

This survivorship clinic listing will be a resource for patients and healthcare providers looking for survivorship care


Ten Years Later and Still Going Strong

Posted October 2nd, 2012

Honoring our 10 year relationship between the oncology nurses from OncoLink and Alysa, our Poet-in-residence, friend and colleague.


Reiki For Cancer Patients: Dispelling Common Reiki Myths

Posted September 4th, 2012

Many people choose Reiki to complement their cancer treatment. Reiki for cancer involves the light tough of a Reiki caregiver to provide relief from cancer treatment.


Don’t forget to stay sun safe!

Posted May 25th, 2012

As we head into Memorial Day weekend, I wanted to say a few words about Sun Saftey.


Bridging the Gap in Cancer Care: Penn Congratulates Oncology Nurses in Tanzania, the First Graduates of the OncoLink Cancer Nurse Education Program

Posted April 17th, 2012

On March 27, 2012, 20 nurses from the Ocean Road Cancer Institute (ORCI) in Tanzania graduated from the first ever OncoLink Cancer Nurse Education Program.


This Thing Called the Internet and the World Wide Web

Posted March 12th, 2012

Facebook launched in 2004. Google launched in 1996. Amazon launched in 1995. But in 1994, OncoLink was one of the 2,738 websites in the world. In 2012, there are an estimated 612,843,429 websites2. In 1994, you could access OncoLink with your blazing fast 28.8k Modem (3200 baud) (V.34). I’m proud to have been a member […]


Happy Birthday OncoLink!

Posted March 7th, 2012

OncoLink turns 18 years old this month!!! It is truly amazing to think how the Internet has changed the world since it was opened to the public in January of 1994. A visionary team launched OncoLink in March of 1994 and we have never looked back. The site stays true to its mission to empower patients, families, and healthcare providers with the most reliable cancer information on the Internet.