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Follow-ups and Side effects

Often, after the initial treatments, you or your loved one may need to take maintenance medicines or have continued follow-ups. As with prevention and early detection, it is good to be faithful to your follow-ups and medicines so that any...
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Navigating the health system for treatment

Once you have found a doctor that you trust and who will help you with your journey, it is good to follow her/his advice as much as possible. Don’t be afraid to discuss options, and ask enough questions so that...
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Getting a medical diagnosis

There is usually better chance of diagnosing rare cancers at tertiary hospital. Further, specialty hospitals are more likely to have the specialists and equipment needed to diagnose certain conditions. For instance, Phil Children’s Medical Center is more likely to help...
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Preventable cancers

It may seem scary, but gathering information and staying on top of your health even before seeing severe symptoms or a diagnosis may give you more peace of mind and a better life. Check if your family has a history...
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