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10 Things You May Not Know About Multiple Myeloma

Multiple myeloma is one of several types of blood cancer. Here are 10 things you may not know about this relatively rare cancer.

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Where Do Prouty Donations Go? Spring, 2020

Programming machine learning for cervical cancer screening, aiding survival of cancer-fighting immune cells, and measuring clinician emotion during difficult conversations. These are just some of the new cancer research studies funded by The Prouty.

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Irwin Tendler and Lesley Jarvis

Capturing and Explaining the “Eye Flash Phenomenon”

What are the flashes of light patients report seeing during brain radiotherapy, even with their eyes closed? Norris Cotton Cancer Center scientists record this phenomenon for the first time and provide an explanation.

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Information about COVID-19

Dartmouth-Hitchcock Health provides information about the Coronavirus (COVID-19).

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Rural Hondurans Embrace Cancer Screening Opportunities

An internationally collaborative group of Dartmouth and Honduran researchers and oncologists found a high level of compliance with referral to clinical follow-up among rural Honduran women and men attending cancer screening events.

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Jason Faris, MD

What Are Early-Phase Clinical Trials?

In this Q&A series, Jason Faris, MD, director of the Early-Phase Trials Program at Norris Cotton Cancer Center explains what early-phase clinical trials are and why they are so important to the advancement of cancer care.

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10 Things You May Not Know About Gallbladder and Bile Duct Cancer

Although considered rare, gallbladder and bile ducts cancers will still affect more than 10,000 people in the U.S. this year. Here are 10 facts you may not know about these diseases.

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