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Understanding Your Surgical Options for Breast Cancer

Advances in medical understanding and technology continue to expand your options for successful breast cancer treatment. Depending on the type and stage of the cancer, your care team may recommend drugs or treatments that target and destroy malignant tissue, hormonal therapy that’s designed to starve tumors, and/or biologics that enhance your immune system’s ability to …

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What to Eat After You Have Your Gallbladder Removed

There’s nothing quite like the pain you might experience when your gallbladder is unhealthy due to gallstones, infection, or other issues. Fortunately, you can live a normal and healthy life without your gallbladder, and surgical removal (cholecystectomy) is a common and generally well-tolerated procedure. Dr. Frank Candela and Dr. David Schreier, of Candela and Schreier …

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Is Robotic Surgery Safe?

There may come a day when it happens, but the most advanced medical technology on our planet doesn’t yet include walking, talking robots in the operating room. Robotic technology, however, can provide valuable assistance in certain procedures – provided your surgeon has the necessary training and experience required to perform robotic surgery. Dr. Frank Candela …

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How a Sentinel Lymph Node Biopsy Can Make Your Cancer Treatment More Effective

There are more than 15 million cancer survivors in the United States, and that number is expected to jump to more than 20 million by 2026, according to the National Cancer Institute. Over the past 25 years, death from cancer in the US has decreased by 26%.  Advances in cancer testing, including the sentinel lymph …

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Discover the Many Benefits of Laparoscopic Surgery Over Traditional Surgery

No one looks forward to surgery, no matter how much better their health and life may be after it’s over. There’s a risk for complications any time an incision is made into your body. While modern medicine controls these risks well, there’s always room for improvement. Small incisions Reducing the size of surgical incisions is …

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It’s Never Too Early to Check for Breast Cancer: Tips for Self-Exams

Unfortunately, there’s no method of breast examination that’s completely effective at identifying early stage breast cancer. But, performing self-exams can help you notice changes that may indicate you have breast cancer. Since self-examinations are short, easy to perform, and cost-effective, you should include them as part of your breast cancer screening regimen, particularly if you …

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