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ASTRO Patient Portal Now Includes Bone Metastases Information

June 22, 2010

The American Society for Radiation Oncology (ASTRO) has added a Radiation Therapy for Bone Metastases section to its patient Website.

Oncology on Canvas Art Competition and Exhibition

June 04, 2010

Creating art can be therapeutic. Since 2004, Lilly Oncology has held its Oncology on Canvas Art Competition and Exhibition, with more than 3000 individuals sharing their cancer experiences in art and narrative.

Study Finds Optimism for Cancer Cure Varies Internationally

June 04, 2010

An Ipsos Reid study, conducted for, surveyed 24,000 adults from 23 countries and found that individuals from Germany, Italy, Hungary, Canada, Britain, the United States, Poland, France, Belgium, and Holland were least likely to believe a cancer cure is within reach.

WebMD Health Exchange Seeks to Connect Patients

June 02, 2010

The explosive growth of mainstream social networking sites has encouraged the development of smaller, niche networks designed to connect patients who share a diagnosis; however, no one platform has established itself as a central health-networking hub.