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‘Culinary Literacy’ Classes Being Offered at Phila. Free Library

A national chain of cancer treatment hospitals is bringing its community education mission to Philadelphia with free classes in healthy cooking.

09/19/2014

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Studies Show Increase Of Breast Cancer Detection In Women Of Indian Descent

Doctors with the Cancer Treatment Centers of America say the number of breast cancer diagnoses among South Asian women in the United States has gone up.

05/11/2014

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Eating Certain Foods Can Help You Save Money And Improve Your Health

Eating healthy is always important, but it takes on added significance when you’re sick or battling a serious illness.

03/23/2014

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New Year’s Resolutions Can Be Emotional Or Physical

It may seem pointless to make resolutions when sick, but you can take steps to bring more joy and peace to your life says Dr. Lynn Bornfriend, a psychiatrist at Cancer Treatment Centers of America in Philadelphia.

01/12/2014

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Local Treatment Center Says Spices May Be A Key To Fighting Cancer

Hospital patients at the Cancer Treatment Centers of America facility in Northeast Philadelphia got a lesson on the health benefits of cooking with Indian spices.

11/14/2013

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Local Medical Centers Work To Keep Cancer Patients Fertile After Treatment

For cancer patients in their childbearing years who are hoping for a family, losing that choice can be devastating.

09/17/2013

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07/17/2013

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Cancer Treatment Centers of America: Stem Cell Transplant And Cell Therapy Unit

Cancer Treatment Centers of America (CTCA) has opened a new, state-of-the-art, 17,000 square foot Stem Cell Transplant and Cell Therapy Unit to treat patients with hematologic malignancies.

06/28/2013

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Cancer Treatment Center Of America Opening Stem Cell Center In NE Phila.

“It has a dedicated infusion center for outpatient treatments and it also has a apheresis section where we will collect stem cells. It has cryopreservation laboratory,” Dr. Pamela Crilley said.

06/27/2013

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05/16/2013

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04/17/2013

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Expert Says Diet Rules Can Fight Cancer — But Use Reason

JoAnna Zammiello, a clinical oncology nutritionist at Cancer Treatment Centers of America in Philadelphia, says cutting out whole food groups doesn’t make sense.

03/19/2013

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One-Of-A-Kind Cancer Treatment

Learn more about the one-of-a-kind cancer treatment that uses gold.

02/13/2013

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A Philadelphia Cancer Center Adds Electric-Based Method To Its Arsenal

The “Nanoknife” is able to target especially difficult tumors: those which can’t be removed because of their critical location, or those that have not responded to conventional treatment.

01/25/2013

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12/21/2012

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