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  • OHC to Exclusively Offers Scalp Cooling to Help Prevent Hair Loss Caused by Certain Chemotherapy Drugs

    Lesia Golden, News Releases 0 comments
    August 16, 2017

    FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE Contact: Lesia Golden OHC Marketing Department 513-751-2273 ext. 10204 513-227-6771 Mobile lesia.golden@usoncology.com Cincinnati, Aug. 16, 2017 — The first question that people generally ask about chemotherapy is whether or not they will lose their hair. Many patients rank hair loss as their most feared and experienced side effect of chemotherapy treatment. The […]

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  • Hair Loss and Chemotherapy: New Scalp Cooling System May Prevent Hair Loss Caused by Chemotherapy

    Karyn M. Dyehouse, MD, Hematology-Oncology with OHC, Blogs 0 comments
    August 16, 2017

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    The first question that people generally ask about chemotherapy is whether or not they will lose their hair. Many patients rank hair loss as their most feared and experienced side effect of chemotherapy treatment. The psychological effect is high and can have a dramatic impact on self-esteem. OHC, the region’s premier source of treatment for […]

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  • Here’s One Way to Help a Cancer Patient

    Lesia Golden, Blogs 0 comments
    August 11, 2017

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    Are you looking for some way to help a friend or family member who is getting chemotherapy? Consider making a gift bag for chemo patients. Our friends Karen Herzog and Pat West for Teal Loving Care recently donated 65 gift bags to patients at our OHC Blue Ash office. They say if you buy the […]

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  • Look Good…Feel Better Workshops

    Dino Pelle, Events 0 comments
    August 9, 2017

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    The American Cancer Society is holding Cincinnati-area sessions of its Look Good…Feel Better program this month. LGFB has specially trained beauty professionals who lead small groups through practical, hands-on experience with makeup, skin care, nail care and options for hair loss such as wigs, turbans and scarves. You get a free makeup kit to use […]

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  • FDA Approves New Targeted Therapy for AML

    Edward A. Faber Jr., DO, MS, Blood & Marrow Transplant Specialist with OHC, Blogs 0 comments
    August 9, 2017

    FDA Approves New Targeted Therapy for AML

    Last week, news broke that the FDA had approved a new treatment for patients with acute myeloid leukemia (AML). I want to share the news from the Leukemia & Lymphoma Society (LLS) because it’s an exciting breakthrough for these patients. Despite progress in treating other blood cancers, there have been few new therapies approved for […]

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  • Beach Volleyball Tournament & Games

    Lesia Golden, Events 0 comments
    August 9, 2017

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    Enjoy volleyball, food, cash bar, Split the Pot, Basket Raffle, Prize Wheel and more while raising money for the Leukemia & Lymphoma Society. September 30 6 – 10 p.m. The Sandbar 4609 Kellogg Ave Cincinnati 45226 Cost $30 per person $50 per couple Children 14 years and under are FREE! Teams of six: Register by […]

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  • Ice Cream Social Celebration for Cancer Survivors

    Lesia Golden, Events 0 comments
    August 9, 2017

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    On Saturday, our OHC Springfield office celebrated cancer survivors when they partnered with Mercy Health – Springfield Regional Medical Center for an ice cream social. Guests got to meet Dr. Zaw Bo, Dr. Bryan Barriger, Dr. Filix Kencana, Dr. Ravi Khanna, Dr. Daljeet Singh, Dr. Sandra Victor, and the newest member of the OHC team, […]

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