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Patients and caregivers with High Grade Glioma

In Paid Opportunities For The Cancer Community by Barbara Jacoby

Eligibility Criteria We are inviting the following patients to participate in the interviews: Patients with or caregivers for stage 3 or 4 high grade glioma Study Details 1-hour virtual interview conducted via computer plus 20 minutes pre-work activity The goal of this research is to better understand the metastatic patient and caregiver emotional journey from diagnosis through treatment with best …

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Ancora.ai: Breast cancer patients 25+ near Dallas, Texas

In Paid Opportunities For The Cancer Community by Barbara Jacoby

Eligibility Criteria Cancer patients in Texas who have suffered hair loss. Study Details Commercial shoot that will show women 25 and over who are dealing with cancer and have lost their hair. The shoot will take place 10/7-10/9. Compensation $2,850 for commercial shoot Link to Sign up https://www.surveymonkey.de/r/AncoraAI_patients_caregivers Why sign up with Ancora.ai?    Participating in research is an incredible way …

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How to Feel Better During Breast Cancer Treatment

In In The News by Barbara Jacoby

From: webmd.com Cancer medicines are strong. Although their side effects can be intense, you’ve got ways to ease them.The key is to let your doctor know what problems you have so they can recommend changes to help you.In some cases, they may be able to change your prescriptions or adjust the dose. For example, with chemotherapy, your doctor will try …

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Spironolactone may be safe to treat female pattern hair loss in breast cancer survivors

In Clinical Studies News by Barbara Jacoby

Source: George Washington University From: news-medical.net Spironolactone is not associated with increased risk of female breast cancer recurrence, according to research from the George Washington University (GW) Department of Dermatology. The study, published in the Journal of the American Academy of Dermatology, found that the drug may be safe for use in treating breast cancer survivors with female pattern hair …

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DIGNITANA PARTNERS WITH BOA TECHNOLOGY TO DEVELOP THE WORLD’S FIRST PRECISION-FIT SCALP COOLING CAP

In In The News by Barbara Jacoby

Nation’s First and Only FDA Cleared Scalp Cooling System for Reducing Chemotherapy Hair Loss to Add Boa System for Enhanced Comfort and Product Success to DigniCap® Dignitana, Inc., a world leader in medical scalp-cooling technology, has entered an exclusive partnership with Boa® Technology, creator of the award-winning, patented Boa® system, to produce an adaptive, precision fit cap for use with …

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Helping Cooler Heads Prevail

In In The News by Barbara Jacoby

Scalp Cooling is a treatment for minimizing hair loss during chemotherapy. HairToStay is a national, non-profit organization dedicated to increasing access to this important new treatment for chemotherapy patients regardless of their ability to pay. For decades, thousands of women and men, in countries around the world have turned to scalp cooling to avoid the hair loss that can be …

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Toledo cancer clinic offers hair loss prevention

In In The News by Barbara Jacoby

By: DR. TIMOTHY KASUNIC From: toledoblade.com After decades of research and development, finally, many cancer patients undergoing chemotherapy will be able to avoid its most emotionally dreaded complication: complete hair loss. The U.S. Food and Drug Administration cleared the Dignicap System as the first scalp cooling system to prevent chemotherapy-related hair loss in breast cancer patients, in December, 2015. Toledo …

Breast Cancer: Business Shows Kindness With Scarves

In Breast Cancer, Creating Happiness, Recent Posts by Barbara Jacoby

A couple of months ago I was contacted by a very lovely individual, Bethany, with a very special request.  She, like many others, has family and friends and co-workers who have been personally affected by breast cancer and she wants to make a difference for them by incorporating assistance from the business for which she works.  In her own words, …