OncoLink Cancer Resource Newsletter
OncoLink Cancer Resource Newsletter
OncoLink Cancer Resource Newsletter
August, 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.

Exercises for the Person with Cancer
Lora Packel MS, PT, Assistant Professor at the University of the Sciences in Philadelphia. Discusses exercise as an important part of cancer recovery.

Get the latest information about oral mucositis from OncoLink's Nurse Educator, Carolyn Vachani, RN, MSN, AOCN.

MD2B: Pediatric Core Courses
MD2B is a comprehensive resource dedicated to pediatric oncologic issues and directed towards the medical students' needs. It was created to help spark the interest of students who will ultimately make contributions to our knowledge of pediatric oncology, leading to better care of patients and survivors of pediatric cancer.

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.

OncoLink Poll

OncoLink Monthly Poll
Has your healthcare team ever talked to you about the  long term effects of your treatment?

OncoLink Survey

eNewsletter Survey
We are looking for your input. Please take a moment to fill-out our anonymous eNewsletter survey.

OncoLink Podcast

OncoLink Podcast: Focus on Melanoma
On-demand Vodcast footage from the Abramson Cancer Center of the University of Pennsylvania'a 3rd Annual Focus on Melanoma.

OncoLink Editors Choice

This award is given by the Editors at OncoLink to the providers of the highest quality cancer information on the Internet Awardee. The mission of the Lung Cancer Caring Ambassadors Program is to encourage people with lung cancer to take an active role in their own healthcare, and to help others with lung cancer.

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OncoLink Rx
Visit OncoLink's comprehensive reference guide of the most commonly used chemotherapy agents, including information on how each drug is given, how they work, and common side effects patients may experience.