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  • Immunotherapy Scores Big Win Against Lung Cancer in Study

    CBS News, April 17, 2018 with local opinions from David M. Waterhouse, MD, MPH,  medical oncologist and co-director of research at OHC, Blogs 0 comments
    April 20, 2018

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    For the first time, a treatment that boosts the immune system greatly improved survival in people newly diagnosed with the most common form of lung cancer. It’s the biggest win so far for immunotherapy, which has had much of its success until now in less common cancers. In the study, Merck’s Keytruda (pembrolizumab), given with […]

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  • Oral Cancer Care During and After Treatment

    Angela Hummel and the American Institute for Cancer Research, Blogs 0 comments
    April 20, 2018

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    April is Oral Cancer Awareness Month. To raise awareness and provide education on oral cancer, we’re sharing tips on cancer prevention and caring for your mouth during treatment from a blog by Angela Hummel and the American Institute for Cancer Research. Your mouth is the first contact with food and because of that very reason […]

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  • OHC and the Blood Cancer Center at The Jewish Hospital – Mercy Health Have Accepted the LEMONS FOR LEUKEMIA CHALLENGE!

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    April 17, 2018

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    Patients and their caregivers of OHC and the Blood Cancer Center have challenged the staffs to do the Lemons for Leukemia Challenge. Date: Thursday May 10 Time: 7am – 1:30 pm Location: 3 Tower Lobby at The Jewish Hospital If you can’t make the event, you can join the registry here. Use promo code SAVE2MATCH18. You […]

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  • When You Need A Helping Hand

    Lesia Golden, Blogs 0 comments
    April 16, 2018

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    In the greater Cincinnati area, cancer patients and their families are fortunate to have several community groups eager to help cancer patients through their cancer journey and cope with their concerns and fears. Cancer Support Community (CSC) is a not-for-profit organization that has provided social and emotional support for people with cancer and their families […]

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  • FREE Oral Head & Neck Cancer Screenings Hosted by OHC and Mercy Health – Fairfield Hospital

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    April 13, 2018

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    Jeffrey Grass, MD, radiation oncologist with OHC (Oncology Hematology Care, Inc.,) and Bradley Lemberg, MD, Ear, Nose and Throat specialist with Mercy Health – Fairfield Hospital are teaming up to provide free oral, head and neck cancer screenings. Register:  Call 513-870-7197 to reserve your space. Date:    Thursday, May 3 Time:  5–7 pm. Screenings will take […]

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  • OHC Navigators Like Margaret Henry Help Simplify a Complex Journey

    Lesia Golden, Blogs 0 comments
    April 9, 2018

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    Margaret Henry is a navigator. Not the kind you find on your smart phone or at the helm of a ship making her way through the ocean waters. She’s a nurse navigator with OHC and she helps guide cancer patients through the complex journey associated with cancer care. OHC’s nurse navigators are registered nurses who […]

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  • Testicular Cancer: The Curable Cancer

    Filix Kencana, MD, Medical Oncologist with OHC, Blogs 0 comments
    April 9, 2018

    Matt Stockwell Testicular Cancer Patient with his OHC cancer care team

    One type of cancer that we don’t hear too much about is testicular cancer. It begins when healthy cells in a testicle change and grow out of control, forming a mass called a tumor. A cancerous tumor is malignant, meaning it can grow and spread to other parts of the body. The good news regarding […]

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