Surgery and Treatment Options for NET Cancers

January 1, 2013

What are the surgical and treatment options for carcinoid and neuroendocrine tumor patients?  For patients with tumors that have spread to the liver which therapies should be used to improve quality and quantity of life? How do patients benefit from …

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NET Picture Party

January 1, 2013

Join us for a virtual, global NET Picture Party scheduled for November 10 – you don’t even have to leave your home!! Take a photo of yourself or your friends and family or co-workers having your own zebra party. You may have zebra cupcakes, black and white…

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NETumor Humor Benefit

December 6, 2012

This special fundraiser at the M.I. Westside Comedy Theater in Santa Monica, California, will feature LIVE comedic performances by:

Greg Fitzsimmons (Chelsea Lately, Pumped!)

Frangela (He’s Just Not That Into You, Best Week Ever)

Adam Ray (College…

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NETs-Liver-Metastases Landmark Consensus Conference, London, December 12-13, 2012

December 1, 2012

A landmark conference on neuroendocrine liver metastases was held in London, UK at The Royal College of Physicians on December 12 & 13, 2012. Over 300 experts attended this state-of-the-art consensus conference, the goal of which is to provide internationally…

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Carcinoid Cancer Foundation Releases “Faces of Hope” Video on NET Cancer Day

November 10, 2012

In recognition of the 3rd Annual Worldwide NET Cancer Awareness Day on November 10, 2012, the Carcinoid Cancer Foundation released the video,”Faces of Hope.” Meet NET cancer survivors Claire, Josh, Judy, Kathy, Kenneth, and “Sunny”…

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CCF New Video Series Begins with “The ABC’s of Carcinoid and Neuroendocrine Tumors”

October 31, 2012

What is the most common kind of neuroendocrine tumor (NET)?  How do these tumors grow?  What is carcinoid syndrome?  What are the quality of life issues for patients?  In “The ABC’s of Carcinoid/NETs,” three of the world’s leading carcinoid and NET cancer…

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First Meeting, Los Angeles Carcinoid Neuroendocrine Tumor Support Group

October 14, 2012
Thu, 10/25/2012 – 12:00pm – 2:00pm

There’s a new support group in Los Angeles and the first meeting will be held on Thursday, October 25th! Edward M Wolin, MD will talk about “Exciting News from the New Orleans NET Conference.”…

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New Edition of ISI Neuroendocrine Tumors Handbook Now Available

September 30, 2012

Inter Science Institute in California specializes in research and development in the area of neuroendocrine tumors (NETs). The current 5th edition handbook, Neuroendocrine Tumors: A Comprehensive Guide to Diagnosis and Management, is now available…

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Vote for a Cause, The Lois Merrill Foundation

September 30, 2012

Vote for a Cause!  Here’s a chance to help a terrific organization in the carcinoid/NET community, The Lois Merrill Foundation (LMF), win a $500 donation and a 2 week feature on iDeal4aCause.com, with the opportunity to receive up to 20% of great daily …

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2012 National NET Patient Conference

August 31, 2012

Register now for the 2012 National NET Patient Conference to be held September 20 – 22, 2012 in New Orleans, Louisiana.   This is an excellent opportunity to get information about NETs from nationally and internationally recognized carcinoid/NETs…

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