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Journey of the Week: Hodgkin Disease & Tonsil Cancer Survivor, Drummerboy by Posted Fri 02 Mar 2012 1:47pm Most people on WhatNext know they can count on fellow comrade Drummerboy for a good dose of optimism. A survivor of both Hodgkin Disease and tonsil cancer, Drummerboy is also a major advocate for the American Cancer Society’s Relay for Life program. He also has developed thoughtful journeys for both of his medical conditions. For all these th ... Read on »
Lymphocyte-rich vs. lymphocyte predominance Hodgkin lymphoma by pathologystudent Posted Mon 16 Jun 2014 10:50pm   Q. I’m working on getting all of these lymphomas straight in my head. I was wondering if you could elaborate on the differences between nodular lymphocyte predominance and the “classical” Hodgkin lymphomas. Specifically, I can’t easily differentiate between nodular lymphocyte predominance Hodgkin and lymphocyte-rich Hodgkin lym ... Read on »
NIH Study Links Hodgkin Lymphoma Treatment to Possible Risk of Stomach Cancer by Medline Plus Posted Mon 26 Aug 2013 4:37pm Source: National Cancer Institute - Related MedlinePlus Pages: Hodgkin Disease , Stomach Cancer Read on »
Hodgkin Lymphoma Treatment Tied to Higher Risk of Stomach Cancer in Study by Medline Plus Posted Wed 28 Aug 2013 9:00am Chemo, radiation doses to the stomach found to raise odds Source: HealthDay Related MedlinePlus Pages: Cancer Chemotherapy , Hodgkin Disease , Stomach Cancer Read on »
Sandra’s Story: 13-Year-Old Overcomes Hodgkin Lymphoma by Elizabeth Leis Patient Expert Posted Mon 26 Sep 2011 9:16am Hodgkin lymphoma, previously known as Hodgkin’s disease, is a cancer of the immune system. This cancer is the seventh most common cancer in males and females in the United States, and it is the third most common cancer in children. Symptoms include swollen lymph nodes, spleen, or other immune tissue. According to the Leukemia and Lymphoma Society ... Read on »
What is Non-Hodgkin's Lymphoma? by CancerTeam .. Posted Sun 24 Aug 2008 1:49pm 1 Comment ANNOUNCER: While many people are familiar with the topics of breast and lung cancer, not quite so well known is non-Hodgkin's lymphoma, a cancer of the immune system. Yet this disease is the sixth most common cause of cancer deaths. JOHN LEONARD, MD: In lymphoma, there are at least 20 different types of lymphomas. Non-Hodgkin's lymphoma is a tum ... Read on »
Diagnosing and treating non-Hodgkin and Hodgkin lymphomas by Dave W Healthy Living ProfessionalFacebook Posted Mon 09 Jan 2012 6:46am Lymphomas, cancers of the lymphatic systemVessels that carry lymphatic fluid, a fluid derived from the blood., are the most common bloodA fluid that transports oxygen and other substances through the body, made up of blood cells suspended in a liquid. cancer in the UK. This article dis ... Read on »
Testing Vaccines for Non-Hodgkin's Lymphoma by CancerTeam .. Posted Sun 24 Aug 2008 1:49pm 1 Comment ANNOUNCER: There are times when medicine offers up hope for an advance that might change the course of a disease. Such is the case with Non-Hodgkin's Lymphoma and a new vaccine therapy which Doctors hope can prolong remissions and extend survival. RONALD LEVY, MD: Chemotherapy and radiation therapy. The standard treatments can make the tumor shri ... Read on »
Genetic Study Provides Clues to Non-Hodgkin Lymphoma by Posted Tue 09 Aug 2011 10:13pm Mobile Phone Use Does Not Raise Cancer Risk in Children and Adolescents The first-ever study of mobile phone use by children and adolescents carried out in four European countries found no increased risk of brain cancer, according to a report published online July 27 in the Journal of the National Cancer Insti ... Read on »
Vitamin K intake may lower risk of Non-Hodgkin Lymphoma by Dr. John Z. Medical Doctor Posted Tue 20 Apr 2010 12:00am - In the first study of vitamin K and Non-Hodgkin lymphoma risk, researchers at the Mayo Clinic campus in Minnesota have found that people who have higher vitamin K intake from their diet have a lower risk of developing Non-Hodgk ... Read on »