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OncoLink Cancer Resource Newsletter
OncoLink Cancer Resource Newsletter
OncoLink Cancer Resource Newsletter
October, 2008OncoLink Cancer Resource Newsletter OncoLink Cancer Resource Newsletter Sponsored by Sanofi-Aventis
In this Issue

Greetings from CancerLand: In the Name of Pinkness
Breast cancer survivor and OncoLink's Poet--in-Residence, Alysa Cummings, shares what Breast Cancer Awareness Month means to her. Warning: It is not what you think!

Legal Words of Wisdom: The ADA Will Be More Cancer Survivor Friendly
From Rodney Warner, Esq, Legal Clinic for the Disabled, Inc.

Are You A Working Breast Cancer Survivor?
Women breast cancer survivors, 1 to 10 years after primary cancer treatment, whose breast cancer has not spread are needed for on-line study on cognitive function and work.

Expert On Call: Dr. Kevin Fox discusses OncoType Dx
Tune in to see Kevin Fox, MD, Medical Director for the Rena Rowan Breast Center and Mariann T. and Robert J. MacDonald Professor of Medicine discuss the OncoType Dx test. This podcast addresses who should have the test, what information they will gain from it and how it may be used in the future.

Jonna's Body, please hold. A Cancerous Dark Comedy - A Film by Jonna Tamases
OncoLink video review by Alysa Cummings

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.

Webcast - Proton Radiotherapy: Practice and PromiseWebcast of the "Proton Radiotherapy: Practice and Promise" from the 2008 American Society for Therapeutic Radiology And Oncology conference. International cancer experts give you an exclusive opportunity to learn and share the information on the most recent developments in Proton Therapy. Tune in now to experience the collected knowledge.

OncoLink at ASTRO 2008
OncoLink coverage of the Annual Meeting of the American Society for Therapeutic Radiology And Oncology, ASTRO, September 20-24, 2008, held in Boston, MA. OncoLink reporters provide in-depth, up-to-the-minute coverage of sessions and presentations.

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OncoLink Breast Cancer Awareness MonthOctober is Breast Cancer Awareness Month. See our comprehensive cancer resource for your concerns about breast cancer prevention, risk, breast cancer screening, diagnosis, breast cancer treatment. Here you can find information on chemotherapy, radiation therapy, surgical oncology, and targeted therapies as well as the latest cancer news on support for breast cancer survivors and cancer research.

Gather Healing Words in a Virtual Garden - In this latest project from Oncolink Poet-in-Residence Alysa Cummings, read a comforting quotation and pick a flower that pleases you to go with it.


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