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Coping with Immunotherapy during Melanoma

Melanoma is considered to be one of the best examples of an immunogenic tumor.

This means modulation of our immune response can influence melanoma tumor biology. As a result, immunotherapy has been found to extend survival for patients with melanoma that has spread in the body.

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Starting the New Year with Good Eating Habits

Instead of drastically changing your lifestyle in the hope of reaching the chosen goal – with the consequence of feeling too overwhelmed and losing interest – there are small lifestyle choices that can be made on a daily basis that won’t leave you feeling deprived. Denying yourself foods you love will only cause you to dislike healthy nutritious food. Instead, give yourself the freedom to enjoy any and all foods in moderation.

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How Carers Can Practice Self-Care

Caregiver burnout can occur when carers experience this stress for a prolonged period of time. It can make them vulnerable to all kinds of negative emotions, and further lead to an inability to focus on their duties. However, it may also eventually lead to a variety of problems for their health.

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Exercise for Post Treatment Care

Keeping active can reduce recovery time and improve physical health after cancer treatment. Following treatment individuals can exhibit significant physical deconditioning and psychological distress.1, 3 Undertaking or continuing exercise after

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