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Get the Facts on Chemotherapy

Karen Verrill is an oncology certified nurse practitioner with the Riverside Cancer Institute. Advancements in cancer treatment over the years have led to better patient outcomes. Alongside surgery and radiation, chemotherapy exists as a…

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Life After Cancer: How to Support Survivors

Dr. Annabelle Veerapaneni, Oncology Medical Director at the Riverside Cancer Institute. With the advancements in treatments and improvements in diagnosing cancer, the number of cancer survivors has increased significantly over the years. There were…

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Podcast

The Dangers of Vaping

  What You Need to Know About Vaping E-cigarettes represent a $26 million industry. While not approved by the FDA as a smoking cessation tool, many individuals began using e-cigarettes…

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Video

Lung Cancer Screening Program

Lung cancer is the leading cause of cancer death in the United States. Every day 422 Americans die of lung cancer. That’s more than prostate cancer, breast cancer, and colon…

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Advanced Radiation Therapy

Patients undergoing radiation therapy at Riverside Cancer Institute now have access to the most advanced treatment technology. The new Discovery RT radiotherapy system reduces treatment times while enabling each patient’s…

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November is Lung Cancer Awareness Month

Each year in the US, more than 228,000 people are diagnosed with lung cancer. Nearly 80 percent of those diagnosed are either former smokers or never smoked a cigarette in their lives. Name, age, gender…

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