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Ep. 8 – LiveWell Talk On…Genetic Testing (ft. Julie Thompson)

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Subscribe on: Apple Podcasts | Google Podcasts | Spotify | iHeart Radio | Pandora (coming soon) | SoundCloud | Stitcher | TuneIn Host: Dr. Dustin Arnold, chief medical officer, UnityPoint Health – St. Luke’s Hospital Guest: Julie Thompson, genetic nurse practitioner, Helen G. Nassif Community …

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Ask the Expert: What is genetic testing?

Heredity can play an important role in the development of certain cancers. Thanks to medical research we now have a deeper understanding of the link between genetics and cancer, and …

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Genetics & Risk Assessment Clinic

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Know yourself. Know your health. The Genetics and Risk Assessment Clinic provides individual counseling, risk assessment, genetic testing and surveillance to anyone identified as having an increased risk of cancer …

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Ep. 80 – LiveWell Talk On…Breast Cancer Screening (Therese Michels R.T.(R)(M)(BD))

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Subscribe on:  Apple Podcasts | Google Podcasts | Spotify | iHeart Radio | Pandora | SoundCloud | Stitcher | TuneIn Host: Dr. Dustin Arnold, chief medical officer, UnityPoint Health – St. Luke’s Hospital Guests: Therese Michels, manager, St. Luke’s Breast and Bone Health …

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Community Cancer Education Program

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Educating the community on cancer. The Community Cancer Education Program focuses on promoting awareness of cancer prevention, early detection and resources available within our community at the Community Cancer Center. …

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Knowing Risks and Acting Proactively

Breast cancer runs in the family for Amanda Coakley, 37, of Dubuque. Through regular mammograms and genetic testing, she knew her risks and acted proactively. Amanda’s mother and two aunts had …

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High Risk Breast Cancer Program

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Know yourself. Know your health. Some families may have an increased risk for breast cancer due to personal risk factors, family history, a hereditary cancer syndrome or a gene mutation …

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Your Team

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Your partners on the journey to survivorship. Meet the dedicated nurses, dietitians, social workers, and cancer experts who make up your team and work collaboratively with the Nassif Community Cancer …

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10 Signs of Colon Cancer You Shouldn’t Ignore

Excluding skin cancers, colorectal cancer is the third most common cancer diagnosed in the United States. If you are experiencing any of the symptoms described in this article, it is …

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Pat’s Story: Cancer prevention can begin with knowing your family history

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Pat Brady was attending a family reunion in the summer of 2018 when she learned several cousins had undergone predictive genetic testing for cancer. With a history of cancer throughout …

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