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OncoLink November is Lung Cancer Awareness MonthSee our Lung Cancer Page for your concerns about lung cancer. Here you can find information on treatment, side effect management, nutrition during and after treatment and read the latest cancer news.

Donna Lee Lista Honored
Christinas Resource Round UpDonna Lee Lista, OncoLink blogger, lung cancer survivor and advocate was honored by the Abramson Cancer Center with a Lung Cancer Advocacy award. Donna Lee works tirelessly as an advocate for lung cancer research and helping patients get the support they need after a lung cancer diagnosis. Thanks to Donna Lee for her dedication and congratulations on her well-deserved award! Read her latest blog on OncoLink, An Extra Smile.

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Have You Had Your Flu Shot Yet?
OncoLink BlogsFlu vaccine information is everywhere you turn these days, from the supermarket to the news. Every year around this time, questions about flu vaccination start popping up in cancer clinics. Many people with cancer may be wondering how they can best prevent getting sick, and if they should be vaccinated against the flu. Here are the facts...

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Science of Cancer 101
Have you ever wondered what happens in the body when cancer first develops? Our summer intern, Brooke Rosenbaum, created the Science of Cancer 101 "course" to help our readers paint a picture of what happens at the most basic cellular level when cancer develops.

CANPrevent Lung Cancer
OncoLink participated the CANPrevent Lung Cancer conference last month, which was designed to educate people about lung cancer risk, the role of smoking in lung cancer development and the results of the National Lung Screening Trial. OncoLink presented the What's My Risk? program, an online tool to help users identify risk factors and changes to reduce their cancer risk.

Weren't able to make it? You can view the conference video and the presenter's slides at any time.

Lung Cancer & Mesothelioma Webchats
Brown Bag ChatOncoLink hosted 2 webchats on October 14th entitled "Focus on Lung Cancer" and "Focus on Mesothelioma". Our expert panels took questions from the live audience, addressing many common issues. View the transcripts from the webchats to learn more!

Medicare Open Enrollment Got You Down?
Confused about Open Enrollment? Uncertain how to best assure coverage for cancer treatments? Join the OncoLink Team for a webchat on November 8th at 12noon ET that unravels the Medicare mystery!  You can submit questions in advance or during the live event and a transcript is available after the event in case you miss it!

No registration is needed, just come to the page at the event time. Hope you will join us and bring your questions for our panels! You can use your (public) TwitterTwitter account to participate during the live event (use the hashtag #oncochat).

In addition to the webchat, Christina has been busy educating everyone on the In's and Out's of Medicare Open Enrollment in her blogs! Check them out for a lesson on Medicare 101!

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