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Blood Cancer

Mark Hoppus Reflects on Having Chemo During Cancer Battle and Shares Intimate Photo: ‘Truly Blessed’ [Video]

Mark Hoppus is thankful for his health after months of chemotherapy. The Blink-182 bassist and co-lead vocalist shared a photo of himself sitting in front of his toilet as he was undergoing chemotherapy before he told fans he was cancer-free in September. “I have so much to be thankful for today. This photo is from June, halfway through chemo, no idea if it was working or not, relegated to the bathroom floor, retching,” Hoppus, 49, wrote in his Instagram caption. He continued, “If I ever complain about something trivial or unimportant, please show me this photo to remind me of how bad things can be, and how truly blessed I am.” “I hope you all have an amazing day with friends and family. Happy Thanksgiving,” he added. In June, Hoppus revealed he had been diagnosed with stage 4 diffuse large B-cell lymphoma. It is one of the most common subtypes of non-Hodgkin’s lymphoma. He opened up more about his cancer during a Twitch livestream the following month, vowing at the time t

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Breast Cancer

Paper questions breast cancer screening recommendations [Video]

A new paper is questioning a decades-old Canadian breast cancer screening study and calls for changes to Canada’s guidelines, allowing more women in their 40s to be routinely screened.Watch The National live on YouTube Sunday-Friday at 9 p.m. ETSubscribe to The National: https://www.youtube.com/user/CBCTheNational?sub_confirmation=1Connect with The National online:Facebook | https://www.facebook.com/thenationalTwitter | https://twitter.com/CBCTheNationalInstagram | https://www.instagram.com/cbcthenationalMore from CBC News | https://www.cbc.ca/newsThe National is CBC’s flagship nightly news program, featuring the day’s top stories with in-depth and original journalism, with hosts Adrienne Arsenault and Andrew Chang in Toronto, Ian Hanomansing in Vancouver and the CBC’s chief political correspondent, Rosemary Barton in Ottawa.

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Blood Cancer

Multiple Myeloma [Video]

Multiple myeloma is a cancer that forms in a type of white blood cell called a plasma cell. Healthy plasma cells help you fight infections by making antibodies that recognize and attack germs. In multiple myeloma, cancerous plasma cells accumulate in the bone marrow and crowd out healthy blood cells.Get the latest medical and heath news at medicaldialogues.inFollow us on Twitter: https://twitter.com/medicaldialogsFacebook: https://www.facebook.com/medicaldialo…Instagram: https://www.instagram.com/medicaldial… LinkedIn: https://www.linkedin.com/company/medi…Website: https://medicaldialogues.in/

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Blood Cancer

Chronic lymphocytic leukemia- A treatable cancer [Video]

Chronic lymphocytic leukemia (CLL) is a type of cancer of the blood and bone marrow in which the bone marrow makes more lymphocytes than required. CLL mainly affects older adults and accounts for about one-third of all leukemias. It is most common in adults, with 70 being the average age of diagnosis. The incidence rate of CLL in India is 0.41 per 100 000. Patients with CLL need routine health monitoring to ensure that cancer doesn’t return.In this video, Dr. Meet Kumar, a hematologist and Bone Marrow Transplant physician talks about Chronic lymphocytic leukemia (CLL)-, its causes, risk factors, diagnosis, treatments available, and how with recent advancements CLL has become a treatable cancer.Get the latest medical and heath news at medicaldialogues.inFollow us on Twitter: https://twitter.com/medicaldialogsFacebook: https://www.facebook.com/medicaldialo…Instagram: https://www.instagram.com/medicaldial… LinkedIn: https://www.linkedin.com/company/medi…Website: https://medicaldialogues.in/