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Debbie's Dream Foundation: Curing Stomach Cancer

Managing the Emotional Toll of Cancer webinar: Post your questions!

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On September 20, Inspire partnered with Fight Colorectal Cancer and Debbie's Dream Foundation: Curing Stomach Cancer to offer the webinar "Managing the Emotional Toll of Cancer: Finding Support Tips and Tools to Help You and Your Loved Ones." You can view a recording of the webinar here: https://www.youtube.com/embed/ZU2Gj4biNG E. If you have relevant questions for speakers Dr. Elizabeth ... Read More

Debbie's Dream Foundation: Curing Stomach Cancer

PD1/PD-L1 is the superstar checkpoint

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1980s and 90s were full of discoveries of immune checkpoints and immune costimulators. Due to that pioneering research of doctors and scientists we now have our new immunotherapy. (Took almost 25 years from the lab studies to clinic). Some of the study titles done at that time: 1. LAG-3, a novel lymphocyte activation gene closely related to CD4. 1990. 2. Induced expression of PD-1 ... Read More

Debbie's Dream Foundation: Curing Stomach Cancer

Facebook is the latest tech giant looking to take on cancer

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By Radha_Inspire Digital Editor, Inspire Cancer better watch out. Facebook is the latest tech giant to direct efforts – and dollars – towards the treacherous disease. While treatments for cancer have expanded and outcomes have improved – among adults, the 5-year relative rate of survival for all cancers is about 68 percent, up from 50 percent prior to the late 1970s, according to the ... Read More

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Debbie's Dream Foundation: Curing Stomach Cancer

Pokemon Go and the gamification of health

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Dear members, Like many, we’ve been watching the phenomenon of the Pokemon Go app, and not only many of our employees and friends are actively catching Pokemon, but several Inspire members have recently shared their experiences about how this has positively impacted their health. The game, as I suspect many of you know, allows players to use their mobile devices to explore real-world ... Read More

Debbie's Dream Foundation: Curing Stomach Cancer

Website that helps to choose best suited clinical trials for you

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I just found out that there is this wonderful site that helps people with selecting the best clinical trial for their cancer. https://www.cancercommons.org/home. Cancer Commons is a non-profit network of patients, physicians, and scientists from many disciplines. They identify the knowledge needed to get the best possible outcomes, and continuously refine it based on clinical results ... Read More

Debbie's Dream Foundation: Curing Stomach Cancer

First Cancer Moonshot recommendation is more patient data

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By Radha_Inspire Digital Editor, Inspire The latest Cancer Moonshot report from a panel of top-tier cancer experts lays out 10 recommendations to speed progress in fighting cancer. The first recommendation is to ask patient to help create a large database of tumor profiles. This information will also pre-register these patients for relevant clinical trials down the line. “Many patients ... Read More

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Thank you Joe

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An excerpt from a Statnews interview with Joe Biden, responding to a question about the politics of cancer research: https://www.statnews.com/2016/09/19/joe- biden-cancer-moonshot-hillary-clinton/ "So I’m not saying all of a sudden there’s this selflessness that’s occurred. But the medical culture, I think, was a little embarrassed, at least in my view, because I don’t think they realized ... Read More

Debbie's Dream Foundation: Curing Stomach Cancer

After a cancer diagnosis, how to break the news – expert tips

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Cancer-Inspire

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By Radha_Inspire Digital Editor, Inspire Breaking the news that you have cancer is no easy task, nor is an easy thing to hear. The difficulty can be compounded because few illnesses have the same impacts on a person and those close to them, said Dr. Carlos Fernandez-Robles, clinical director of the Center for Psychiatric Oncology and Behavioral Sciences at Massachusetts General Hospital ... Read More

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"Managing the Emotional Toll of Cancer: Finding Support Tips and Tools to H

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Today, Tuesday September 20, Inspire, Fight Colorectal Cancer, and Debbie's Dream Foundation: Curing Stomach Cancer will host the webinar "Managing the Emotional Toll of Cancer: Finding Support Tips and Tools to Help You and Your Loved Ones." Register here: http://connect.inspire.com/manage-emotio nal-toll-of-cancer ... Read More

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Join us live for the Inspire Medicine X Halftime Show

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9/15/16 Dear members, Starting today, some Inspire team members will attend Stanford Medicine’s Medicine X, a wonderful conference that genuinely focuses on patients and caregivers. Inspire co-founder and CEO Brian Loew has made presentations at Medicine X before, and he will be doing so again. Additionally, Inspire is a sponsor of the event this year. There are literally dozens of ... Read More

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ASCO issues first chronic pain management guidelines

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By Radha_Inspire Digital Editor, Inspire In July, the American Society of Clinical Oncology released the first set of practice guidelines to help clinicians manage chronic pain in adults with cancer, a problem affecting nearly 40 percent of these patients and one of the consequences of improved overall survival in this population. The guidelines, which were also reviewed by patient ... Read More

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