Category: carcinoid

Sandostatin, Celebrating 25 Years of Commitment

Novartis Offers New Sandostatin LAR Depot Co-Pay Assistance Program

March 31, 2014

A new co-pay assistance program for carcinoid syndrome patients taking Sandostatin® LAR Depot has been established by Novartis Pharmaceuticals Corporation, effective February 2014.

With the Sandostatin® LAR Depot Co-Pay Assistance Program, eligible…

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First Meeting of New Southern Carcinoid and NET Support Group in Tennessee

March 27, 2014

All interested members of the carcinoid/neuroendocrine tumor community are invited to attend the first meeting of the newly formed Southern Carcinoid and NET Support Group, serving the community in Tennessee, Kentucky and Mississippi.

Dr. Eric H.

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BerriHealth Supports Carcinoid and Neuroendocrine Tumor Research

March 26, 2014

BerriHealth, a leader in providing high-quality black raspberry powder for clinical trials and directly to consumers online, has donated a portion of their 2013 sales to New Orleans Louisiana Neuroendocrine Tumor Specialists (NOLANETS), led by Dr.

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First Ever Global Survey for Carcinoid & Neuroendocrine Tumor (NET) Patients

March 3, 2014

Participate in the first ever global survey specifically focused on NET (neuroendocrine tumor) cancer!

Please help the Carcinoid Cancer Foundation and the Caring for Carcinoid Foundation – both members of the International Neuroendocrine Cancer

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2014 National NET Cancer Patient Conference — Registration Now Open

January 30, 2014

Carcinoid and NET (neuroendocrine tumor) cancer patients, caregivers and family members, as well as physicians and other health professionals, have a unique opportunity to learn more about NET cancer, including the latest information about diagnosis…

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New Jersey Carcinoid Cancer NETwork Conference Videos Now Available

January 19, 2014

Carcinoid and neuroendocrine tumor (NET) patients, physicians, caregivers, support group leaders and patient advocates gathered to learn more from nationally and internationally recognized carcinoid/NET specialists and local physician specialists…

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Mobile Survey for Carcinoid Syndrome Community

January 16, 2014

Carcinoid syndrome patients, caregivers, and advocates in the carcinoid syndrome community are invited to participate in an exclusive mobile survey being conducted by WEGO Health via Truvio.

WEGO Health is an organization committed to empowering…

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Jim Weiveris

10 Highlights of the Year 2013 for the Carcinoid and Neuroendocrine Tumor Community

December 18, 2013

As the Carcinoid Cancer Foundation looks back on the year 2013, we reached out to physicians, patients, support group leaders, listserv managers, patient advocates, and business colleagues to see what they thought were among the highlights of the past…

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Molly Clarke

Carcinoid and Neuroendocrine Tumors and Social Security Disability Benefits

December 15, 2013

Carcinoid tumors are usually slow growing tumors that arise from the neuroendocrine system, which produces hormones. Many carcinoids begin in the digestive track and can lead to carcinoid syndrome, which refers to an array of symptoms that occur as …

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Telotristat Etiprate Clinical Trial

Discover Something New in Carcinoid Syndrome

November 11, 2013

For patients who suffer from carcinoid syndrome – with symptoms such as diarrhea, frequent bowel movements, abdominal pain, and flushing – that is not adequately controlled by their current somatostatin analog therapy, there is an opportunity to participate…

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