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DELFI Blood Test: A Brand New Way of Detecting Multiple Cancers

DELFI Blood Test: A Brand New Way of Detecting Multiple Cancers

A new cancer test developed by Johns Hopkins Kimmel Cancer Center scientists screens for seven types of cancer in a completely unique way. DELFI is a new and different kind of cancer screening test. Rather than finding cancer gene mutations or chemical alterations to the DNA, known as epigenetic changes, it detects unique patterns in(...)

Sibley Integrative Medicine – Preparing for Surgery

Sibley Integrative Medicine – Preparing for Surgery

Dr Rosanne Sheinberg and Harpreet Gujral from Sibley Integrative Medicine provide advice patients can use before surgery to experience less stress and recover faster. In this preview, they run through a list of recommendations for the days leading up to your procedure. To listen to the full podcast, click here: http://bit.ly/303ZvsZ  

Cancer Matters with Dr. Bill Nelson – Pathology

Cancer Matters with Dr. Bill Nelson – Pathology

In this podcast from Johns Hopkins Kimmel Cancer Center Director Dr Bill Nelson, he talks to Dr Angelo De Marzo about the role of a pathologist in diagnosing a disease as well as his findings affirming the inconsistent use of research antibodies. In this preview, Dr De Marzo explains how antibodies are used in a lab and(...)

Cancer Disparities with Dr. Otis Brawley – Using Bariatric Surgery to Treat Obesity

Cancer Disparities with Dr. Otis Brawley – Using Bariatric Surgery to Treat Obesity

In the latest podcast on Cancer Disparities, Dr Otis Brawley speaks with Dr Kimberley Steele about using bariatric surgery to treat obesity and why surgical intervention with adolescents offers the potential for better long term outcomes. In this preview, Dr Steele explains why she considers this option for some children essential in an environment where(...)

Sibley Integrative Medicine – Nutrition Labels

Sibley Integrative Medicine – Nutrition Labels

In our next podcast from Sibley Integrative Medicine, Harpreet Gujral talks with Clinical Dietitian Specialist at Sibley Memorial Hospital, Renee Cha, about changes the U.S. Food and Drug Administration has mandated for nutrition labels. In this preview, they discuss they type of fat you should be more wary of while grocery shopping. To listen to(...)

Challenging the Notion of Survivorship

Challenging the Notion of Survivorship

“If you looked at me, you would have no idea I have cancer,” acknowledges Maikki Nekton, a 37-year-old social worker and self-described workaholic with piercing blue eyes and a smile that lights up her whole face. If you didn’t know Maikki, you’d be even more shocked to find out that she’s been given a loose(...)

Cancer Matters with Dr. Bill Nelson – HPV Related Head and Neck Cancers

Cancer Matters with Dr. Bill Nelson – HPV Related Head and Neck Cancers

In our next podcast, Dr Bill Nelson speaks with Dr Karim Boudadi from Sibley Memorial Hospital about the multiple treatment options for HPV related head and neck cancers. In this preview, Dr Boudadi discusses the clinical trials that could potentially lead to more immunotherapy options for these types of diseases. To listen to the full(...)