Tag: neuroendocrine cancer

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Cytoreductive Surgery: Why, When, & How often?

April 3, 2019
a Q&A with Neuroendocrine Cancer Surgical Oncologist, Xavier Keutgen, MD

 

 

The Carcinoid Cancer Foundation recently presented a Live Q&A session with Dr. Xavier Keutgen, discussing surgery for people living with neuroendocrine…

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6 Educational Events for the Neuroendocrine Tumor Community

October 21, 2018

Whether you are in Chicago or Phoenix, New York City or Los Angeles County there are several upcoming events for the neuroendocrine tumor (NET) community in November and December.  And some you can attend via Facebook Live!

November 10 is Worldwide NET

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Carcinoid Syndrome, Live Online Event, June 2018, Dr. David Metz, Bonnie Bennett

Patient & Caregiver Education on Carcinoid Syndrome: Talking to Your Doctor About Symptoms, Diet, and Treatment

June 5, 2018
A  Free, Live Online Event on Wednesday, June 20, 3:00-4:00 pm EST Click Here to Register

 

Last Spring, we were pleased to create an interactive resource for people living with Carcinoid Syndrome with our partner CancerCoachLive – we’ve teamed …

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Laugh and Learn with Comedian Steve Mazan

May 30, 2018

Come and laugh with Steve Mazan, stand-up comedian, inspirational speaker, and 13-year NET cancer survivor. “CS Happens” is a Laugh and Learn special evening for the NET community, and is complementary courtesy of Lexicon Pharmaceuticals. This unique…

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Patient Education on Carcinoid Syndrome: From Diagnosis to Treatment

February 17, 2017

A Live Online Event on Wednesday, March 1, 11 am to 12 noon Eastern Standard Time

Ask Your Questions during the Live Program or Submit Them in Advance

Cancer Coach Live, in partnership with the Carcinoid Cancer Foundation, is presenting a special patient…

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Go Zebra-Striped for NET Cancer Day

October 23, 2016

We’re incredibly excited to share our app worldwide to raise awareness of carcinoid and neuroendocrine cancers on and around NET Cancer Day, November 10, and throughout the year. Follow the directions here, https://www.carcinoid.org/go-zebra-striped/

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Trader Joe’s Saved My Life: Steven Muller’s Story

February 29, 2016

The combination of a lengthy road-bike ride, a recovery drink mix, and dried figs from Trader Joe’s led to a health crisis for Steven Muller and a subsequent diagnosis of a neuroendocrine tumor (NET) in his small intestine. Neuroendocrine tumors, including…

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Neuroendocrine Tumors to Be Focus of Presentations and Posters at ASCO Gastrointestinal Cancers Symposium

January 14, 2016

Presentations on recent advances in the treatment of neuroendocrine tumors (NETs) and new findings from the NETTER-1 clinical study on PRRT with Lutathera along with posters on a wide variety of subjects about NETs will be part of the program during the…

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Call for Nominations: 6th Annual Warner Advocacy Award

July 30, 2015

Do you know someone who is a passionate advocate for patients with neuroendocrine tumors (NETs)? Novartis Oncology and The NET Alliance are searching for an outstanding NET patient advocate to recognize and honor with the 6th Annual Warner Advocacy

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Intelligent Patients — Just What the Doctor Didn’t Order by Ronny Allan

January 28, 2015

The Carcinoid Cancer Foundation is pleased to announce that we are going to feature guest contributors to our blog during 2015. Intelligent Patients – Just What the Doctor Didn’t Order by Ronny Allan (pictured), a carcinoid cancer patient from the UK,…

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