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cardiotoxicity

Guard your Heart

September 8, 2015 mhyh 0

Day 8: Guard your heart “Above all else, guard your heart for it is the wellspring of life.” Proverbs 4:23 Inasmuch as it depends on us, survivors, we must guard our hearts. What does that look like? Know your family’s health history (early MI, sudden cardia …

The Science of Late Effects

August 24, 2013 mhyh 0

Scientific Literature Related to Late Effects of Cancer Treatment and Rooted in Ongoing Data Collection *Literature is listed in chronological order to provide context for recent findings Knowledge Gaps among Survivors and Providers: 1) Childhood Cancer Survivors’ Knowl …

I Never Knew

August 8, 2013 mhyh 2

‘I NEVER knew’, three little words with potentially devastating consequences to the cancer survivor’s future health and wellbeing. ‘I NEVER knew’ that cancer therapy could hurt my heart. Three words that break my heart AND fuel my passion: always …