OncoLink Cancer Resource Newsletter
OncoLink Cancer Resource Newsletter
OncoLink Cancer Resource Newsletter
July, 2006 OncoLink Cancer Resource Newsletter Sponsored by Sanofi-Aventis

In this Issue

Ask The Experts
This is your chance to "Ask the Experts" everything you've always wanted to know about types of cancer, treatments and side effects.

OncoLink TV: Focus on Melanoma
On-demand video footage from the Abramson Cancer Center of the University of Pennsylvania's 3rd Annual Focus on Melanoma.

OncoLink at ASCO 2006
OncoLink coverage of the Annual Meeting of the American Society of Clinical Oncology, June 2-6, 2006, in Atlanta, GA OncoLink reporters provide in-depth, up-to-the-minute coverage of sessions and presentations. Don't miss our Patient Summaries of ASCO's top data!

Review: Moving Beyond Breast Cancer (DVD/Video)
This 23-minute educational video (available in DVD or VHS format) was developed to help women who are completing breast cancer treatment and entering the post-treatment phase.

 OncoLink Nurse Notes

OncoLink Nurse Notes: Your one stop shopping for oncology nursing needs - written for nurses, by nurses!

  • Patient education handouts
  • Up to date articles on popular topics
  • All in one easy to reach location
  • New information added weekly!

We'd love to hear your feedback! How can we make it better for you? Got something you'd like to share? Drop us a line at [email protected].

OncoLink en espanol

In accordance with our mission to offer cancer information to a worldwide audience, OncoLink has developed Spanish translations of key content on our website. Patient information has been translated into Spanish by native speaking advanced oncology nurse practitioners and reviewed for medical accuracy and cultural sensitivity by native speaking oncologists. We are working as rapidly as possible to translate as much information as possible in the coming months.

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HPV Vaccine - A New Direction in Cancer Prevention: An Interview with Christina Chu, MD

OncoLink Christina Chu Recently, new HPV vaccines have been developed by Merck (Gardasil) and Glaxo Smith Kline (Cervarix). OncoLink sits down with Christina Chu, MD, Assistant Professor in the Division of Gynecologic Oncology at the University of Pennsylvania Health System, to get some straight talk on this controversial issue.

OncoLink Cancerland in the First Person Poetry

CancerLand in the First Person
Alysa Cummings, OncoLink's Poet-in-Residence, presents the latest in a series of Oncolink fill-in-the-blanks poetry forms. Survivors are cordially invited to read a poem and think about their own experiences in CancerLand.

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OncoLink Editors Choice

This award is is given by the Editors at OncoLink to the providers of the highest quality cancer information on the Internet. Awardee: The EC Café.