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Y-90 Radiomicrosphere Therapy Workshop To Be Offered in Florida

May 12, 2010

Carcinoid and neuroendocrine cancer patients interested in learning more about Y-90 radiomicrosphere therapy can join physicians, scientists, and technologists for a workshop being presented by “Advances in Minimally Invasive Treatments” International

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13th Anniversary of First Carcinoid Patient Website: Kudos to Susan Anderson

May 1, 2010

When she was finally diagnosed with carcinoid cancer in 1995, Susan Anderson had already spent 8 years trying to find out what was the cause of her “anemia,” pain, and losing 62 pounds in 6 months.  Little did she realize that diagnosis would also result …

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Robert F. Gagel, MD

Multiple Endocrine Neoplasias (MEN) Patient Education Conference to Be Held at MD Anderson Cancer Center in June

April 26, 2010

MEN, carcinoid, and neuroendocrine tumor patients, family members, advocacy groups, physicians, and caregivers are invited to attend MD Anderson Cancer Center’s Multiple Endocrine Neoplasias Patient Education Conference on Saturday, June 26,

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Zebra Medical ID Bracelets and Chains for Carcinoid & Neuroendocrine Tumor Patients

April 23, 2010

Consider the situation – you have carcinoid or another neuroendocrine cancer and you have a medical emergency, perhaps you go into carcinoid crisis or you can’t speak.  A medical ID bracelet or charm may save your life.  You can buy zebra-striped medical…

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Eugene Woltering, MD

2010 California & Virginia Carcinoid and Neuroendocrine Tumor Patient Conferences: Registration Is Now Open

April 20, 2010

InterScience Institute (ISI) and the Carcinoid Cancer Awareness Network (CCAN) are presenting their first joint conferences for carcinoid and neuroendocrine cancer patients on Saturday, July 17, 2010 in San Francisco, California, and on Saturday,

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Carcinoid & NET Patients: Free Webinar about Access to Health Care and Navigating Insurance

April 17, 2010

The Cancer Legal Resource Center  invites you to participate in a free 90-minute teleconference and webinar on “Access to Health Care and Navigating Insurance” to better understand the legal rights of health care consumers and how to become…

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Please (Re)Tweet for The Carcinoid Cancer Foundation to Win a Full-Page USA TODAY Ad

April 14, 2010

If the Carcinoid Cancer Foundation is near and dear to you and your family, please help us to win a full-page ad in USA TODAY. Between now and 11:59 pm on Friday, April 16 you can help us get the largest number of tweets and retweets.

USA TODAY’s “#AmericaWants”…

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Warner, Richard, MD

Carcinoid & Neuroendocrine Cancer Conference Presented by CCAN Now Online

April 12, 2010

If you missed the carcinoid and NET conference presented by the Carcinoid Cancer Awareness Network in November, you can now view it online.  And if you want to hear some great presentations again, click here.

The guest speakers and their presentations …

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Advocacy Session New on Carcinoid Cancer & Neuroendocrine Tumor Conference Program in Canada

April 9, 2010

Carcinoid cancer and neuroendocrine tumor patients — learn more about being your own advocate during a special session to be held on Thursday, May 13th from 3 to 5 pm at the The Carcinoid NeuroEndocrine International Conference and Symposium for

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Free Education Workshops for Carcinoid Cancer & Neuroendocrine Tumor Patients

April 7, 2010

Carcinoid and neuroendocrine cancer patients have a wonderful resource in CancerCare, a national nonprofit organization that provides free, professional support services for anyone affected by cancer.  “CancerCare’s free Connect® Education

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