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October 2019

How to Reduce Your Risk of Breast Cancer Recurrence: An Expert’s Guide

How to Reduce Your Risk of Breast Cancer Recurrence: An Expert’s Guide

Most women treated for breast cancer have something else in common: they worry about the cancer coming back. Michelle Shayne, M.D., shares helpful info on reducing the risk of recurrence. 

Does Chemo Brain Go Away? Wilmot Scientists Investigate

Does Chemo Brain Go Away? Wilmot Scientists Investigate

Wilmot Cancer Institute scientists have already discovered that “chemo brain” is a substantial problem that can linger for six months after chemotherapy ends. A new, $3 million grant ensures the research will continue — with the next questions focusing on whether the cognitive decline can continue for up to 10 years and how best to treat it.

Residency Helps New Nurses Prepare to Become Bedside Leaders

Residency Helps New Nurses Prepare to Become Bedside Leaders

From the medical side to emotional challenges, oncology nurses have so much to manage and learn. Newly trained nurses may feel the learning curve to be particularly steep. To help close the knowledge and skills gap that many newly graduated nurses face, Wilmot developed an Oncology Nurse Residency Program.

Living Well, with Cancer

Living Well, with Cancer

Integrative oncology addresses physical, mental and emotional aspects of living with cancer. 

Wilmot Receives $29M NCORP Grant: A Q&A with Gary Morrow

Wilmot Receives $29M NCORP Grant: A Q&A with Gary Morrow

Cancer Control research focuses on making life better for cancer patients. Now, as a patient himself, Researcher Gary Morrow, Ph.D., MS., says he’s been able to experience the science he helped to sow.